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Aelia Sophia (Medieval Greek: Σοφία) (c. 530 – c./aft. 601) was the Byzantine empress as the wife of Emperor Justin II. She was also ruler in her capacity as regent during the incapacity of her spouse from 573 until 578, though she was never a monarch. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sophia has received more than 340,174 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Sophia is the 4,525th most popular politician (down from 4,244th in 2019).

Sophia is the first humanoid robot to be granted citizenship in Saudi Arabia. She is designed to be a companion and helper for the elderly.

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  • 59.40

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.38

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.82

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Sophia ranks 4,525 out of 15,577Before her are Konstantinos Mitsotakis, Ivaylo of Bulgaria, Enmebaragesi, Michal Kováč, Juan, Count of Montizón, and Bernard of Italy. After her are Alar Karis, Princess Hélène of Orléans, Infanta Pilar, Duchess of Badajoz, Isabel Neville, Duchess of Clarence, Joscelin I, Count of Edessa, and Josip Juraj Strossmayer.

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Among people born in 530, Sophia ranks 4Before her are Pope Sabinian, Alboin, and Venantius Fortunatus. After her are Waldrada and Goiswintha. Among people deceased in 600, Sophia ranks 4Before her are Jordanes, Abraha, and Abd Manaf ibn Qusai. After her are Stephanus of Byzantium, Qasim ibn Muhammad, Priscian, Leander of Seville, Hrólfr Kraki, Bharavi, Eutocius of Ascalon, and John the Lydian.

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