1223 - 1268

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Vaišelga or Vaišvilkas (also spelled as Vojszalak, Vojšalk, Vaišalgas; killed on December 9, 1268) was the Grand Duke of Lithuania (1264–1267). He was son of Mindaugas, the first and only Christian King of Lithuania. Nothing is known about the youth of Vaišvilkas as he entered historical sources only in 1254 when he made a treaty, in the name of his father King Mindaugas, with Daniel of Halych-Volhynia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vaišvilkas has received more than 35,094 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Vaišvilkas is the 4,722nd most popular politician (down from 4,551st in 2019).

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Among politicians, Vaišvilkas ranks 4,722 out of 15,710. Before him are Yaqub Beg, Frederick I, Margrave of Meissen, Wonjong of Goryeo, Aaron Burr, Prince Louis of Battenberg, and Princess Christine Louise of Oettingen-Oettingen. After him are Jarmila Kratochvílová, Carausius, John Hawkwood, Leonnatus, Kiril, Prince of Preslav, and Ásgeir Ásgeirsson.

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Among people born in 1223, Vaišvilkas ranks 3Before him are Baibars and Eleanor of Provence.  Among people deceased in 1268, Vaišvilkas ranks 3Before him are Pope Clement IV and Conradin. After him are Frederick I, Margrave of Baden, Peter II, Count of Savoy, Reniero Zeno, and Henry de Bracton.

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