Shah Rukh

1377 - 1447

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Shah Rukh or Shahrukh (Persian: شاهرخ, Šāhrokh) (20 August 1377 – 13 March 1447) was the ruler of the Timurid Empire between 1405 and 1447. He was the son of the Central Asian conqueror Timur (Tamerlane), who founded the Timurid dynasty in 1370. However, Shah Rukh ruled only over the eastern portion of the empire established by his father, comprising most of Persia and Transoxiana, the western territories having been lost to invaders in the aftermath of Timur's death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shah Rukh has received more than 235,132 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Shah Rukh is the 1,576th most popular politician (down from 1,531st in 2019), the 10th most popular biography from Uzbekistan (down from 9th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Politician.

Shah Rukh Khan is one of the most famous actors in the world. He is most famous for his starring role in the film Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, which is considered to be one of the best Indian films of all time.

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Among politicians, Shah Rukh ranks 1,576 out of 15,577Before him are Béla III of Hungary, Lazar Kaganovich, Kurt Schuschnigg, Anchises, Romanos I Lekapenos, and Jeconiah. After him are Ferdinand I of Naples, Zviad Gamsakhurdia, Rudolf IV, Duke of Austria, Kwame Nkrumah, Æthelwulf, King of Wessex, and Babrak Karmal.

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Among people born in 1377, Shah Rukh ranks 3Before him are Filippo Brunelleschi and Jianwen Emperor. After him are Ernest, Duke of Austria, Ladislaus of Naples, Süleyman Çelebi, Đurađ Branković, Louis II of Anjou, Albert IV, Duke of Austria, Emperor Go-Komatsu, Afonso I, Duke of Braganza, and Oswald von Wolkenstein. Among people deceased in 1447, Shah Rukh ranks 3Before him are Pope Eugene IV and Vlad II Dracul. After him are Masolino da Panicale, Filippo Maria Visconti, Mircea II of Wallachia, Antipope Clement VIII, Henry Beaufort, Louis VII, Duke of Bavaria, Colette of Corbie, and Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester.

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In Uzbekistan

Among people born in Uzbekistan, Shah Rukh ranks 10 out of 145Before him are Al-Biruni (973), Muhammad al-Bukhari (810), Babur (1483), Al-Tirmidhi (824), Islam Karimov (1938), and Abu Mansur al-Maturidi (893). After him are Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari (1327), Shavkat Mirziyoyev (1957), Habibullah Khan (1872), Isma'il ibn Ahmad (849), Mohammed Alim Khan (1880), and Anna German (1936).

Among POLITICIANS In Uzbekistan

Among politicians born in Uzbekistan, Shah Rukh ranks 3Before him are Babur (1483) and Islam Karimov (1938). After him are Shavkat Mirziyoyev (1957), Habibullah Khan (1872), Isma'il ibn Ahmad (849), Mohammed Alim Khan (1880), Yaqub Beg (1820), Abdullah Khan II (1533), Abdal-Latif Mirza (1420), Mirza Muhammad Haidar Dughlat (1499), and Goharshad Begum (1400).