1011 BC - 931 BC


Solomon (; Hebrew: שְׁלֹמֹה, Shlomoh), also called Jedidiah (Hebrew יְדִידְיָהּ Yedidyah), was, according to the Hebrew Bible, Old Testament, Quran, and Hadiths, a fabulously wealthy and wise king of the United Kingdom of Israel who succeeded his father, King David. The conventional dates of Solomon's reign are about 970 to 931 BCE, normally given in alignment with the dates of David's reign. He is described as king of the United Monarchy, which broke apart into the northern Kingdom of Israel and the southern Kingdom of Judah shortly after his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Solomon has received more than 6,127,515 page views. His biography is available in 98 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 12th most popular religious figure.

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  • 87.06

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  • 98

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 13.42

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.63

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among religious figures, Solomon ranks 11 out of 2,001Before him are Moses, Abraham, Mary, mother of Jesus, Pope Francis, Paul the Apostle, and John the Baptist. After him are Zoroaster, Pope John Paul II, Joseph, Saint George, Jacob, and Francis of Assisi.

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Among people born in 1011 BC, Solomon ranks 1 Among people deceased in 931 BC, Solomon ranks 1

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Among people born in Israel, Solomon ranks 5 out of 294Before him are Jesus (-4), Saint Peter (-1), Mary, mother of Jesus (-100), and John the Baptist (-20). After him are Joseph (-1562), Saint George (280), Mary Magdalene (-10), Elijah (-1000), Ramesses II (-1303), Matthew the Apostle (10), and Andrew the Apostle (-6).