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Valens (Greek: Ουάλης, translit. Ouálēs; 328 – 9 August 378) was Roman emperor from 364 to 378. He was the younger brother of the emperor Valentinian I, who gave Valens the eastern half of the Roman Empire to rule. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Valens has received more than 776,142 page views. His biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 62 in 2019). Valens is the 593rd most popular politician (down from 524th in 2019), the 6th most popular biography from Croatia and the 4th most popular Croatian Politician.

Valens was the Eastern Roman Emperor from 364-378. He was most famous for his defeat at the Battle of Adrianople, which led to the collapse of the Eastern Roman Empire.

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Among politicians, Valens ranks 593 out of 15,577Before him are Herbert Hoover, Oscar II of Sweden, Frederick William IV of Prussia, Epaminondas, Shah Jahan, and Khosrow I. After him are Darius II, Hans Frank, Ivan III of Russia, Ptolemy XIV of Egypt, Wilhelmina of the Netherlands, and Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor.

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Among people born in 328, Valens ranks 1 Among people deceased in 378, Valens ranks 1After him is Balamber.

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In Croatia

Among people born in Croatia, Valens ranks 6 out of 589Before him are Nikola Tesla (1856), Josip Broz Tito (1892), Diocletian (244), Rüstem Pasha (1500), and Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa (-63). After him are Franjo Tuđman (1922), Valentinian I (321), Laura Antonelli (1941), János Kádár (1912), Pope John IV (600), and Roger Joseph Boscovich (1711).

Among POLITICIANS In Croatia

Among politicians born in Croatia, Valens ranks 4Before him are Josip Broz Tito (1892), Diocletian (244), and Rüstem Pasha (1500). After him are Franjo Tuđman (1922), Valentinian I (321), János Kádár (1912), Crispus (305), Joanna II of Naples (1373), Tomislav of Croatia (null), Ivan Ribar (1881), and Stjepan Radić (1871).