Tribhuvan of Nepal

1906 - 1955

Tribhuvan of Nepal

Tribhuwan Bir Bikram Shah (Nepali: त्रिभुवन वीर विक्रम शाह; 30 June 1906 – 13 March 1955) was King of Nepal from 11 December 1911 until his death. Born in Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal, he ascended to the throne at the age of five, upon the death of his father, King Prithvi Bir Bikram Shah, and crowned on 20 February 1913 at the Nasal Chowk, Hanuman Dhoka Palace in Kathmandu, with his mother acting as regent. At the time, however, the position of monarch was mainly titular, with real power in the country residing in the powerful, conservative Rana family, which supplied the country with its hereditary prime minister. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tribhuvan of Nepal has received more than 282,658 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 10,189th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Tribhuvan of Nepal ranks 10,138 out of 14,801Before him are Gisulf II of Friuli, Caspar Weinberger, Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon, Roger Williams, Jamshid bin Abdullah of Zanzibar, and Şemsettin Günaltay. After him are Pacorus I, Kevin Rudd, Alexander von Benckendorff, Margaret Taylor, Pál Losonczi, and Walter Hauser.

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Among people born in 1906, Tribhuvan of Nepal ranks 161Before him are Friz Freleng, René Huyghe, Bart Bok, Dmitry Likhachov, Eddie Albert, and Alberto Lleras Camargo. After him are Alexander Moyzes, Laurens van der Post, Juan Carlos Calvo, Mario Soldati, Alexander Gode, and František Svoboda. Among people deceased in 1955, Tribhuvan of Nepal ranks 82Before him are Princess Elizabeth of Greece and Denmark, Emmett Till, Manny Ayulo, Hans Hedtoft, Jenő Fuchs, and Otto Gessler. After him are Wallace Stevens, Margaret Abbott, Ramón Muttis, Lin Huiyin, Ona Munson, and Jonni Myyrä.

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Among people born in Nepal, Tribhuvan of Nepal ranks 17 out of 40Before him are Ram Baran Yadav (1948), Prithvi Narayan Shah (1723), Lionel Terray (1921), Bidhya Devi Bhandari (1961), Mahendra of Nepal (1920), and Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck (1980). After him are Sushil Koirala (1939), KP Sharma Oli (1952), Laxmi Prasad Devkota (1909), Krishna Prasad Bhattarai (1924), Nirmala Joshi (1934), and Pushpa Kamal Dahal (1954).


Among politicians born in Nepal, Tribhuvan of Nepal ranks 11Before him are Birendra of Nepal (1945), Ram Baran Yadav (1948), Prithvi Narayan Shah (1723), Bidhya Devi Bhandari (1961), Mahendra of Nepal (1920), and Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck (1980). After him are Sushil Koirala (1939), KP Sharma Oli (1952), Krishna Prasad Bhattarai (1924), Pushpa Kamal Dahal (1954), Surya Bahadur Thapa (1928), and Dipendra of Nepal (1971).

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