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Turhan Hatice Sultan

1627 - 1683

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Turhan Hatice Sultan (Ottoman Turkish: تورخان سلطان, "mercyful" or "noble"; c. 1627 – 4 August 1683) was the first Haseki Sultan of the Ottoman Sultan Ibrahim (reign 1640–48) and Valide sultan as the mother of Mehmed IV (reign 1648–87). Turhan was prominent for the regency of her young son and her building patronage. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Turhan Hatice Sultan has received more than 519,188 page views. Her biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Turhan Hatice Sultan is the 350th most popular politician (up from 722nd in 2019), the 49th most popular biography from Russia (up from 88th in 2019) and the 20th most popular Russian Politician.

Turhan Hatice Sultan is most famous for being the wife of Ottoman Sultan Abdulhamid II and the mother of Mehmed VI.

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Among politicians, Turhan Hatice Sultan ranks 350 out of 15,577Before her are Joachim Murat, Abbas the Great, François Mitterrand, Muhammad Ali of Egypt, Charles V of France, and Khafra. After her are Hafsa Sultan, Mustafa II, Stepan Bandera, Philip I of Castile, Cambyses II, and Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor.

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Among people born in 1627, Turhan Hatice Sultan ranks 2Before her is Robert Boyle. After her are Shivaji, Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet, Aşub Sultan, Anne Marie Louise d'Orléans, Duchess of Montpensier, John Ray, Willem van Aelst, Samuel Dirksz van Hoogstraten, Countess Louise Henriette of Nassau, Petro Doroshenko, and Mohammad-Baqer Majlesi. Among people deceased in 1683, Turhan Hatice Sultan ranks 1After her are Jean-Baptiste Colbert, Maria Theresa of Spain, Kara Mustafa Pasha, Afonso VI of Portugal, Guarino Guarini, Louis, Count of Vermandois, Maria Francisca of Savoy, Nicolaes Pieterszoon Berchem, Jacob Stainer, Margravine Hedwig Sophie of Brandenburg, and Juraj Križanić.

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Among people born in Russia, Turhan Hatice Sultan ranks 49 out of 3,262Before her are Vyacheslav Molotov (1890), Boris Pasternak (1890), Yul Brynner (1920), Vladimir Nabokov (1899), E. T. A. Hoffmann (1776), and Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1844). After her are David Hilbert (1862), Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna of Russia (1895), Vladimir the Great (958), Boris Godunov (1552), Sergey Lavrov (1950), and Gustav Kirchhoff (1824).


Among politicians born in Russia, Turhan Hatice Sultan ranks 20Before her are Paul I of Russia (1754), Georgy Zhukov (1896), Elizabeth of Russia (1709), Alexander II of Russia (1818), Konstantin Chernenko (1911), and Vyacheslav Molotov (1890). After her are Vladimir the Great (958), Boris Godunov (1552), Sergey Lavrov (1950), Rurik (830), Feodor I of Russia (1557), and Peter II of Russia (1715).