Suleiman of Persia

1647 - 1694

Photo of Suleiman of Persia

Icon of person Suleiman of Persia

Sam Mirza (Persian: سام میرزا), later known by his first dynastic name of Safi II (شاه صفی), and thereafter known by his more famous second dynastic name of Suleiman I (شاه سلیمان), was the eighth Safavid shah (king) of Iran, ruling from 1 November 1666 to 29 July 1694. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Suleiman of Persia has received more than 35,213 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Suleiman of Persia is the 3,823rd most popular politician (up from 4,107th in 2019), the 127th most popular biography from Iran (down from 122nd in 2019) and the 75th most popular Iranian Politician.

Suleiman of Persia is most famous for being the ruler of the Ottoman Empire for a long time.

Memorability Metrics

  • 35k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 69.43

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.72

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.31

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Suleiman of Persias by language


Among politicians, Suleiman of Persia ranks 3,823 out of 15,710Before him are Sigfrid Edström, Red Cloud, Giacomo Matteotti, Francesco Morosini, Cuitláhuac, and Henri Christophe. After him are Empress Jitō, Veljko Kadijević, Vytautas Landsbergis, Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia, Gnaeus Cornelius Scipio Calvus, and Marie, Princess of Liechtenstein.

Most Popular Politicians in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1647, Suleiman of Persia ranks 7Before him are Denis Papin, Pierre Bayle, Maria Sibylla Merian, Margaret Mary Alacoque, John George III, Elector of Saxony, and Princess Anna Sophie of Denmark. After him are Giovanni Ceva, Constantine Phaulkon, John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester, Elisabeth Hevelius, Petter Dass, and Frederick VII, Margrave of Baden-Durlach. Among people deceased in 1694, Suleiman of Persia ranks 8Before him are Matsuo Bashō, Marcello Malpighi, Samuel von Pufendorf, Natalya Naryshkina, Antoine Arnauld, and Francesco Morosini. After him are Ranuccio II Farnese, Duke of Parma, John George IV, Elector of Saxony, Pierre Puget, Vittoria della Rovere, Hishikawa Moronobu, and Johann Michael Bach.

Others Born in 1647

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1694

Go to all Rankings

In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Suleiman of Persia ranks 127 out of 463Before him are Mohammad-Ali Rajai (1933), Abdullah al-Mahdi Billah (873), Abbas III (1732), Phraates IV (-90), Safi-ad-din Ardabili (1252), and Magtymguly Pyragy (1733). After him are `Abdu'l-Bahá (1844), Al-Bayhaqi (994), Phraates V (-100), Qutb al-Din al-Shirazi (1236), Mehran Karimi Nasseri (1942), and Sibawayh (760).

Others born in Iran

Go to all Rankings


Among politicians born in Iran, Suleiman of Persia ranks 75Before him are Gaykhatu (1300), Arsaces I of Parthia (-280), Mohammad-Ali Rajai (1933), Abdullah al-Mahdi Billah (873), Abbas III (1732), and Phraates IV (-90). After him are Phraates V (-100), Teispes (-675), Osroes I (50), Sultan Husayn (1668), Istakhri (850), and Abbas Mirza (1789).