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Simeon I of Bulgaria

864 - 927

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Tsar Simeon (also Symeon) I the Great (Church Slavonic: цѣсар҄ь Сѷмеѡ́нъ А҃ Вели́къ, romanized: cěsarĭ Sỳmeonŭ prĭvŭ Velikŭ Bulgarian: цар Симеон I Велики, romanized: Simeon I Veliki [simɛˈɔn ˈpɤrvi vɛˈliki] Greek: Συμεών Αʹ ὁ Μέγας, romanized: Sumeṓn prôtos ho Mégas) ruled over Bulgaria from 893 to 927, during the First Bulgarian Empire. Simeon's successful campaigns against the Byzantines, Magyars and Serbs led Bulgaria to its greatest territorial expansion ever, making it the most powerful state in contemporary Eastern and Southeast Europe. His reign was also a period of unmatched cultural prosperity and enlightenment later deemed the Golden Age of Bulgarian culture.During Simeon's rule, Bulgaria spread over a territory between the Aegean, the Adriatic and the Black Sea. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Simeon I of Bulgaria has received more than 333,245 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Simeon I of Bulgaria is the 897th most popular politician (down from 851st in 2019), the 13th most popular biography from Bulgaria (up from 14th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Bulgarian Politician.

Simeon I of Bulgaria was the ruler of Bulgaria from 893 to 927. He is most famous for his successful campaigns against the Byzantine Empire, which he conquered during the early 10th century.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Simeon I of Bulgaria ranks 897 out of 15,710Before him are Nizam al-Mulk, Arthur Henderson, Antiochus IV Epiphanes, Pepi II Neferkare, Michael I Rangabe, and Charles XI of Sweden. After him are Lev Kamenev, Mahathir Mohamad, Michel Temer, Vlad II Dracul, Guangxu Emperor, and Hassan Rouhani.

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Among people born in 864, Simeon I of Bulgaria ranks 1After him are Muhammad ibn Ya'qub al-Kulayni and Khumarawayh ibn Ahmad ibn Tulun. Among people deceased in 927, Simeon I of Bulgaria ranks 1

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In Bulgaria

Among people born in Bulgaria, Simeon I of Bulgaria ranks 13 out of 313Before him are Aurelian (214), Georgi Dimitrov (1882), Maximinus Thrax (173), Boris III of Bulgaria (1894), Phocas (547), and Marcian (396). After him are Todor Zhivkov (1911), Diogenes of Apollonia (-460), Talaat Pasha (1874), Julia Kristeva (1941), Boris I of Bulgaria (828), and Tiberius II Constantine (520).

Among POLITICIANS In Bulgaria

Among politicians born in Bulgaria, Simeon I of Bulgaria ranks 9Before him are Aurelian (214), Georgi Dimitrov (1882), Maximinus Thrax (173), Boris III of Bulgaria (1894), Phocas (547), and Marcian (396). After him are Todor Zhivkov (1911), Talaat Pasha (1874), Boris I of Bulgaria (828), Tiberius II Constantine (520), Kubrat (605), and Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (1937).