Stephen IV of Hungary

1133 - 1165

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Stephen IV (Hungarian: IV. István, Croatian: Stjepan IV, Slovak: Štefan IV; c. 1133 – 11 April 1165) was King of Hungary and Croatia, ascending to the throne between 1163 and 1165, when he usurped the crown of his nephew, Stephen III. He was the third son of Béla II of Hungary, and when his conspiracy against his brother Géza II failed, he was exiled from Hungary in the summer of 1157. He first sought refuge in the Holy Roman Empire, but received no support from Emperor Frederick I. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stephen IV of Hungary has received more than 55,891 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Stephen IV of Hungary is the 3,410th most popular politician (up from 3,876th in 2019), the 103rd most popular biography from Hungary (up from 110th in 2019) and the 40th most popular Hungarian Politician.

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Among politicians, Stephen IV of Hungary ranks 3,410 out of 19,576Before him are Siamun, Judah ha-Nasi, Emil Maurice, Gaspar de Guzmán, Count-Duke of Olivares, Jeanne de Valois-Saint-Rémy, and Ramon Berenguer III, Count of Barcelona. After him are Prince Frederick Charles of Hesse, Zaifeng, Prince Chun, Abd-Allah ibn Ubayy, Infante Jaime, Duke of Segovia, Ali Asadov, and Theudebert II.

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Among people born in 1133, Stephen IV of Hungary ranks 3Before him are Henry II of England, and Agnes of Courtenay. After him are Sigurd II of Norway, Hōnen, Al-Zafir, Urraca of Castile, Queen of Navarre, and Saint Thorlak. Among people deceased in 1165, Stephen IV of Hungary ranks 2Before him is Muhammad al-Idrisi. After him are Malcolm IV of Scotland, Emperor Nijō, Sibylla of Anjou, Abu'l-Barakāt al-Baghdādī, and Archpoet.

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In Hungary

Among people born in Hungary, Stephen IV of Hungary ranks 103 out of 1,077Before him are George Andrew Olah (1927), János Áder (1959), József Mindszenty (1892), Ágnes Heller (1929), John Corvinus (1473), and Margaret Mahler (1897). After him are István Szabó (1938), Pál Teleki (1879), Cornel Wilde (1912), Pál Schmitt (1942), Saint Margaret of Scotland (1045), and Döme Sztójay (1883).

Among POLITICIANS In Hungary

Among politicians born in Hungary, Stephen IV of Hungary ranks 40Before him are Ladislaus III of Hungary (1199), István Tisza (1861), Mihály Károlyi (1875), Samuel Aba (990), János Áder (1959), and John Corvinus (1473). After him are Pál Teleki (1879), Pál Schmitt (1942), Döme Sztójay (1883), Orestes (420), Bayan I (600), and Ladislaus II of Hungary (1131).