Telerig of Bulgaria

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Telerig (Bulgarian: Телериг) was the ruler of Bulgaria between 768–777. Although Telerig is first mentioned in the Byzantine sources in 774, he is considered the immediate successor of Pagan, who was murdered in 768. In May 774, the Byzantine Emperor Constantine V embarked on a major expedition against Bulgaria, leading his field army on land, and dispatching a fleet of two thousand ships carrying horsemen towards the Danube delta. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Telerig of Bulgaria has received more than 47,685 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Telerig of Bulgaria is the 7,914th most popular politician (up from 8,292nd in 2019), the 81st most popular biography from Bulgaria (up from 88th in 2019) and the 46th most popular Bulgarian Politician.

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Among politicians, Telerig of Bulgaria ranks 7,914 out of 15,710Before him are Raymond Roger Trencavel, Celia Sánchez, Alpha Oumar Konaré, Joanna, Duchess of Brabant, Béni Kállay, and Wo Jia. After him are Zu Xin, Wakatsuki Reijirō, Bonar Law, David III of Tao, George Abela, and Ninurta-apal-Ekur.

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Among people born in 706, Telerig of Bulgaria ranks 3Before him are Al-Walid II and Han Gan.  Among people deceased in 777, Telerig of Bulgaria ranks 1

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In Bulgaria

Among people born in Bulgaria, Telerig of Bulgaria ranks 81 out of 313Before him are Kimon Georgiev (1882), Sabahattin Ali (1907), Georgi Parvanov (1957), Lili Ivanova (1939), Aleksandar Tsankov (1879), and Johann Weikhard von Valvasor (1641). After him are Telets of Bulgaria (731), George II of Bulgaria (1300), Georgi Ivanov (1940), Sevar of Bulgaria (710), Theodore Svetoslav of Bulgaria (1270), and Stefka Kostadinova (1965).

Among POLITICIANS In Bulgaria

Among politicians born in Bulgaria, Telerig of Bulgaria ranks 46Before him are Chaka of Bulgaria (1210), Kardam of Bulgaria (735), Presian I of Bulgaria (820), Kimon Georgiev (1882), Georgi Parvanov (1957), and Aleksandar Tsankov (1879). After him are Telets of Bulgaria (731), George II of Bulgaria (1300), Sevar of Bulgaria (710), Theodore Svetoslav of Bulgaria (1270), Stefan Stambolov (1854), and Traicho Kostov (1897).