Trisong Detsen

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Trisong Detsen (Tibetan: ཁྲི་སྲོང་ལྡེ་བཙན, Wylie: khri srong lde btsan, ZYPY: Chisong Dêzän, Lhasa dialect: [ʈʂʰisoŋ tetsɛ̃]) was the son of Me Agtsom, the 38th emperor of Tibet. He ruled from AD 755 until 797 or 804. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Trisong Detsen has received more than 109,120 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia. Trisong Detsen is the 4,847th most popular politician (down from 4,215th in 2019), the 377th most popular biography from China (down from 333rd in 2019) and the 226th most popular Chinese Politician.

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Among politicians, Trisong Detsen ranks 4,847 out of 15,710Before him are Haris Silajdžić, Authari, Guntis Ulmanis, Gabriel Narutowicz, Egica, and Barquq. After him are Tanaka Giichi, Pratibha Patil, João Lourenço, Antiochus XI Epiphanes, Louise of France, and Stephanus of Byzantium.

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Among people born in 742, Trisong Detsen ranks 3Before him are Emperor Dezong of Tang and Tassilo III, Duke of Bavaria. After him is Ludger. Among people deceased in 798, Trisong Detsen ranks 1After him are Abu Yusuf and Beatus of Liébana.

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In China

Among people born in China, Trisong Detsen ranks 377 out of 1,186Before him are Emperor Zhaozong of Tang (867), Zhuge Jin (174), Gan Ying (100), Guo Xi (1020), Ouyang Xiu (1007), and Wei Zheng (580). After him are Xu Guangqi (1562), Shaohao (null), Ge Hong (284), Wei Qing (-150), Langdarma (803), and Qiu Chuji (1148).


Among politicians born in China, Trisong Detsen ranks 226Before him are Li Zongren (1890), Pan Geng (-1500), 9th Dalai Lama (1805), Emperor Zhi of Han (138), Emperor Zhaozong of Tang (867), and Wei Zheng (580). After him are Shaohao (null), Langdarma (803), 7th Dalai Lama (1708), 10th Dalai Lama (1816), Emperor Jingzong of Tang (809), and Emperor Huai of Jin (300).