Sobekemsaf I

1650 BC - 1603 BC

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Sekhemre Wadjkhaw Sobekemsaf I was a pharaoh of Egypt during the 17th Dynasty. He is attested by a series of inscriptions mentioning a mining expedition to the rock quarries at Wadi Hammamat in the Eastern Desert during his reign. One of the inscriptions is explicitly dated to his Year 7. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sobekemsaf I has received more than 114,229 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Sobekemsaf I is the 9,583rd most popular politician (down from 9,538th in 2019), the 362nd most popular biography from Egypt (down from 328th in 2019) and the 174th most popular Egyptian Politician.

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Among politicians, Sobekemsaf I ranks 9,583 out of 15,710Before him are Manuel Komnenos, Cai E, Prince Friedrich Leopold of Prussia, Thoros II, Prince of Armenia, Arvid Lindman, and Ferdinand Albert I, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel-Bevern. After him are Brian Mulroney, Dara Shukoh, Bertrand Delanoë, Viktor Kingissepp, Charles Stewart Parnell, and Oqil Oqilov.

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Among people born in 1650 BC, Sobekemsaf I ranks 5Before him are Labarna I, Merneferre Ay, Djehuti, and Rahotep. After him are PU-Sarruma, Sankhenre Sewadjtu, Seankhenre Mentuhotepi, and Merhotepre Ini. Among people deceased in 1603 BC, Sobekemsaf I ranks 1

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Sobekemsaf I ranks 362 out of 520Before him are Ibn Taghribirdi (1410), Beketaten (-1400), Ali ibn Ridwan (988), Riccardo Freda (1909), Ahmad al-Tayyeb (1946), and Richard Anthony (1938). After him are Nasr Abu Zayd (1943), Saad el-Shazly (1922), Georges Schehadé (1905), Senebkay (-1700), Nabil Elaraby (1935), and Salama Moussa (1887).


Among politicians born in Egypt, Sobekemsaf I ranks 174Before him are Neferkaure (-2150), Al-Zafir (1133), Al-Amir bi-Ahkam Allah (1096), Al-Musta'in (1390), Iset (-1350), and Beketaten (-1400). After him are Senebkay (-1700), Nabil Elaraby (1935), Neferefre (-2500), Djedefhor (-2600), Al-Mustakfi I (1285), and Lysandra (-300).