Seti II

1300 BC - 1194 BC

Seti II

Seti II (or Sethos II) was the fifth pharaoh of the Nineteenth Dynasty of Egypt and reigned from c. 1203 BC to 1197 BC. His throne name, Userkheperure Setepenre, means "Powerful are the manifestations of Re, the chosen one of Re." He was the son of Merneptah and Isetnofret II and sat on the throne during a period known for dynastic intrigue and short reigns, and his rule was no different. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Seti II has received more than 273,654 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,234th most popular politician.

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    Languages Editions (L)

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Among politicians, Seti II ranks 1,228 out of 14,801Before him are Abū Lahab, Frederick III, Elector of Saxony, Ludwig I of Bavaria, Berengar I of Italy, Eric XIV of Sweden, and Eric Bloodaxe. After him are Crazy Horse, Millard Fillmore, Chulalongkorn, Eleftherios Venizelos, Ur-Nammu, and Sariputta.

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Among people born in 1300 BC, Seti II ranks 3Before him are Ramesses I and Merneptah. After him are Setnakhte, Muwatalli II, Suppiluliuma II, Tudḫaliya IV, Tukulti-Ninurta I, Wu Ding, Arnuwanda III, Shutruk-Nakhunte, and Kurunta. Among people deceased in 1194 BC, Seti II ranks 1

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Seti II ranks 76 out of 432Before him are Mohamed Morsi (1951), Pachomius the Great (292), Lactantius (250), Psamtik I (-700), Meritaten (-1400), and Filippo Tommaso Marinetti (1876). After him are Berenice IV of Egypt (-77), Ptolemy VI Philometor (-184), Saint Sarah (100), Teti (-2350), Ctesibius (-284), and Cleopatra Selene II (-40).


Among politicians born in Egypt, Seti II ranks 33Before him are Djedefre (-2600), Den (-3000), Amenhotep II (-1401), Mohamed Morsi (1951), Psamtik I (-700), and Meritaten (-1400). After him are Berenice IV of Egypt (-77), Ptolemy VI Philometor (-184), Teti (-2350), Cleopatra Selene II (-40), Shepseskaf (-2600), and Ptolemy VII Neos Philopator (-152).

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