Suleiman II

1642 - 1691

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Suleiman II (15 April 1642 – 22 June 1691) (Ottoman Turkish: سليمان ثانى‎ Süleymān-i sānī) was the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire from 1687 to 1691. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Suleiman II has received more than 402,383 page views. His biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 61 in 2019). Suleiman II is the 226th most popular politician (down from 193rd in 2019), the 38th most popular biography from Turkey (down from 34th in 2019) and the 21st most popular Turkish Politician.

Suleiman II is most famous for the construction of the Sultan Ahmed Mosque, also known as the Blue Mosque.

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Among politicians, Suleiman II ranks 226 out of 15,710Before him are A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, Leopold II, Holy Roman Emperor, Louis XVIII of France, Charles I of Austria, Salman of Saudi Arabia, and Lucius Tarquinius Superbus. After him are Harald V of Norway, Ferdinand II of Aragon, Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor, Christina, Queen of Sweden, Charles IX of France, and Mahmud II.

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Among people born in 1642, Suleiman II ranks 2Before him is Mehmed IV. After him are Andrea Pozzo, Gülnuş Sultan, Johann Christoph Bach, Cosimo III de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Shitao, André Charles Boulle, Seki Takakazu, Ihara Saikaku, Louis I, Prince of Monaco, and Abdul-Qādir Bedil. Among people deceased in 1691, Suleiman II ranks 1After him are Robert Boyle, Pope Alexander VIII, John George III, Elector of Saxony, Aelbert Cuyp, George Fox, Köprülüzade Fazıl Mustafa Pasha, François-Michel le Tellier, Marquis de Louvois, Cornelis Tromp, Carlo Rainaldi, Jean-Henri d'Anglebert, and Richard Baxter.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Suleiman II ranks 38 out of 1,128Before him are Heraclius (575), Osman II (1604), John Chrysostom (349), Anaximander (-610), Margaret the Virgin (292), and Recep Tayyip Erdoğan (1954). After him are Basil of Caesarea (329), Mahmud II (1785), Mehmed I (1386), Mehmed VI (1861), Julian (331), and Anaxagoras (-500).


Among politicians born in Turkey, Suleiman II ranks 21Before him are Murad II (1404), Mehmed IV (1642), Ibrahim of the Ottoman Empire (1615), Heraclius (575), Osman II (1604), and Recep Tayyip Erdoğan (1954). After him are Mahmud II (1785), Mehmed I (1386), Mehmed VI (1861), Julian (331), Croesus (-596), and Constantine XI Palaiologos (1404).