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Sultan Husayn

1668 - 1726

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Soltan Hoseyn (Persian: شاه سلطان حسین, romanized: Soltān-Hoseyn; 1668 – 9 September 1727) was the Safavid shah of Iran from 1694 to 1722. He was the son and successor of Shah Solayman (r. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sultan Husayn has received more than 163,643 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Sultan Husayn is the 3,647th most popular politician (up from 4,116th in 2019), the 130th most popular biography from Iran (up from 136th in 2019) and the 74th most popular Iranian Politician.

Sultan Husayn was the last ruler of the Ottoman Empire. He was in power from 1909-1918. He is most famous for being the last ruler of the Ottoman Empire and for being assassinated.

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Among politicians, Sultan Husayn ranks 3,647 out of 15,577Before him are Ferdinand II of León, Blanche II of Navarre, Emperor Tenmu, Antiochus XI Epiphanes, Tudḫaliya IV, and Godigisel. After him are Lee Hsien Loong, Shirkuh, Childebert the Adopted, Mihailo Obrenović, Pekahiah, and Al-Hakam I.

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Among people born in 1668, Sultan Husayn ranks 7Before him are Giambattista Vico, François Couperin, Alain-René Lesage, Herman Boerhaave, Sophia Charlotte of Hanover, and Johann Lukas von Hildebrandt. After him are John George IV, Elector of Saxony, Francesco Gasparini, Louis, Prince of Condé, Apostolo Zeno, Petr Brandl, and Henri François d'Aguesseau. Among people deceased in 1726, Sultan Husayn ranks 4Before him are Isaac Newton, Maximilian II Emanuel, Elector of Bavaria, and Sophia Dorothea of Celle. After him are Michel Richard Delalande, Domenico Zipoli, Nicolaus II Bernoulli, Christian August of Holstein-Gottorp, Prince of Eutin, Margravine Johanna of Baden-Baden, Princess Henriëtte Amalia of Anhalt-Dessau, Countess Charlotte of Hanau-Lichtenberg, and John Vanbrugh.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Sultan Husayn ranks 130 out of 528Before him are Suleiman of Persia (1647), `Abdu'l-Bahá (1844), Abu Hanifa Dinawari (815), Karim Khan Zand (1705), Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar (1853), and Ebrahim Raisi (1960). After him are Arsaces I of Parthia (-280), Vologases I of Parthia (1), Jahan Shah (1397), Phraates IV (-90), Safi-ad-din Ardabili (1252), and Teispes (-675).

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Among politicians born in Iran, Sultan Husayn ranks 74Before him are Artavasdes II of Armenia (-100), Istakhri (850), Suleiman of Persia (1647), Karim Khan Zand (1705), Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar (1853), and Ebrahim Raisi (1960). After him are Arsaces I of Parthia (-280), Vologases I of Parthia (1), Jahan Shah (1397), Phraates IV (-90), Teispes (-675), and Mohammad Shah Qajar (1808).