POLITICIAN

Stephen I of Hungary

975 - 1038

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Stephen I, also known as King Saint Stephen (Hungarian: Szent István király [ˌsænt ˈiʃtvaːn kiraːj]; Latin: Sanctus Stephanus; Slovak: Štefan I. or Štefan Veľký; c. 975 – 15 August 1038), was the last Grand Prince of the Hungarians between 997 and 1000 or 1001, and the first King of Hungary from 1000 or 1001, until his death in 1038. The year of his birth is uncertain, but many details of his life suggest that he was born in, or after, 975, in Esztergom. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stephen I of Hungary has received more than 1,016,319 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 60 in 2019). Stephen I of Hungary is the 406th most popular politician (up from 494th in 2019), the 11th most popular biography from Hungary (up from 14th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Politician.

Stephen I of Hungary is most famous for converting the Hungarians to Christianity. He also established the Hungarian state and was the first king of Hungary.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Stephen I of Hungary ranks 406 out of 15,577Before him are Frederick III, German Emperor, Boris Godunov, Maximilian I of Mexico, Sergey Lavrov, Caesarion, and Louis X of France. After him are Servius Tullius, Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, Charles III of Spain, Louis Bonaparte, Louis VIII of France, and George III of the United Kingdom.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 975, Stephen I of Hungary ranks 1After him are Pope John XIX, Thietmar of Merseburg, and Hisham III of Córdoba. Among people deceased in 1038, Stephen I of Hungary ranks 1After him are Seljuk, Gotthard of Hildesheim, Jaromír, Duke of Bohemia, Gunhilda of Denmark, William VI, Duke of Aquitaine, and Herman IV, Duke of Swabia.

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In Hungary

Among people born in Hungary, Stephen I of Hungary ranks 11 out of 866Before him are Rudolf Steiner (1861), Theodor Herzl (1860), Matthias Corvinus (1443), George Soros (1930), Harry Houdini (1874), and Louis II of Hungary (1506). After him are Miklós Horthy (1868), Imre Nagy (1896), Ignaz Semmelweis (1818), Gaiseric (389), Louis I of Hungary (1326), and Imre Kertész (1929).

Among POLITICIANS In Hungary

Among politicians born in Hungary, Stephen I of Hungary ranks 3Before him are Matthias Corvinus (1443) and Louis II of Hungary (1506). After him are Miklós Horthy (1868), Imre Nagy (1896), Gaiseric (389), Louis I of Hungary (1326), Jadwiga of Poland (1374), Árpád (845), Andrew II of Hungary (1175), Archduchess Marie Valerie of Austria (1868), and Mary, Queen of Hungary (1371).