Severus Alexander

208 - 235

Severus Alexander

Severus Alexander (; Marcus Aurelius Severus Alexander; born Marcus Julius Gessius Bassianus Alexianus; c. 208 – 19 March 235) was Roman Emperor from 222 to 235 and the last emperor of the Severan dynasty. He succeeded his cousin Elagabalus upon the latter's assassination in 222. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Severus Alexander has received more than 725,870 page views. His biography is available in 68 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 406th most popular politician.

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    Languages Editions (L)

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    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.79

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Severus Alexander ranks 402 out of 14,801Before him are Mithridates VI of Pontus, Murad V, Menkaure, Abbas the Great, Narmer, and Philip I of Castile. After him are Edward I of England, Frederick III, Holy Roman Emperor, Charles IV of France, Neville Chamberlain, Theodosius II, and Henry the Fowler.

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Among people born in 208, Severus Alexander ranks 1After him are Diadumenian and Sima Shi. Among people deceased in 235, Severus Alexander ranks 1After him are Cassius Dio, Pope Pontian, Hippolytus of Rome, Claudius Aelianus, and Julia Avita Mamaea.

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In Lebanon

Among people born in Lebanon, Severus Alexander ranks 2 out of 87Before him are Khalil Gibran (1883). After him are Ahab (-900), Porphyry (233), Keanu Reeves (1964), Ulpian (170), Michel Aoun (1935), Charbel Makhlouf (1828), Fairuz (1935), Rafic Hariri (1944), Hiram I (-1000), and Nasrallah Boutros Sfeir (1920).

Among POLITICIANS In Lebanon

Among politicians born in Lebanon, Severus Alexander ranks 1After him are Ahab (-900), Michel Aoun (1935), Rafic Hariri (1944), Hiram I (-1000), Émile Lahoud (1936), Bachir Gemayel (1947), Hassan Nasrallah (1960), Alfonso Jordan (1103), Michel Suleiman (1948), Amine Gemayel (1942), and Camille Chamoun (1900).

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