1600 BC - 1600 BC

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Telipinu was a king of the Hittites ca. 1460 BC (short chronology timeline). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Telipinu has received more than 27,774 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Telipinu is the 3,169th most popular politician (down from 3,038th in 2019), the 350th most popular biography from Turkey (down from 332nd in 2019) and the 183rd most popular Turkish Politician.

Telipinu is most famous for being the god of the earth and the underworld, and is often depicted as a man with a bull's head. Telipinu is also known for being the father of the goddess of healing, Ishtar.

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  • 25

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  • 10.83

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  • 1.45

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Telipinu ranks 3,169 out of 15,710Before him are Abu'l-Fida, Vuk Branković, Charles III, Duke of Parma, Berenice I of Egypt, Al-Wathiq, and Sambhaji. After him are Emperor Go-Sai, Radomir Putnik, Tahmasp II, Otto I, Duke of Saxony, Nicholas Kanabos, and Lapu-Lapu.

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Among people born in 1600 BC, Telipinu ranks 6Before him are Thutmose I, Kamose, Seqenenre Tao, Senenmut, and Apepi. After him are Senakhtenre Ahmose, Tetisheri, Zidanta I, Ammuna, Huzziya I, and Sekhemre-Wepmaat Intef. Among people deceased in 1600 BC, Telipinu ranks 2Before him is Seqenenre Tao. After him are Senakhtenre Ahmose, Labarna I, Zidanta I, Khyan, Huzziya I, Sekhemre-Wepmaat Intef, Khamudi, Zhong Ding, Sekhemre-Heruhirmaat Intef, and Agum II.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Telipinu ranks 350 out of 1,128Before him are Memnon (null), Dio Chrysostom (40), John Malalas (491), Alexander Balas (-150), Athanasius the Athonite (920), and Yaqut al-Hamawi (1179). After him are Aziz Nesin (1915), Nicholas Kanabos (1200), Procopius (325), Candaules (-800), Philetaerus (-340), and Osman Nuri Pasha (1832).


Among politicians born in Turkey, Telipinu ranks 183Before him are Alaeddin Pasha (1250), Deiphobus (null), David of Trebizond (1408), Argishti I of Urartu (-827), Memnon (null), and Alexander Balas (-150). After him are Nicholas Kanabos (1200), Procopius (325), Candaules (-800), Philetaerus (-340), Zoe Karbonopsina (900), and Aristagoras (-600).