Vladislaus II of Hungary

1456 - 1516

Photo of Vladislaus II of Hungary

Icon of person Vladislaus II of Hungary

Vladislaus II, also known as Vladislav, Władysław or Wladislas (1 March 1456 – 13 March 1516; Hungarian: II. Ulászló), was King of Bohemia from 1471 to 1516, and King of Hungary and Croatia from 1490 to 1516. As the eldest son of Casimir IV Jagiellon, he was expected to inherit Poland and Lithuania. George of Poděbrady, the Hussite ruler of Bohemia, offered to make Vladislaus his heir in 1468. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vladislaus II of Hungary has received more than 151,113 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Vladislaus II of Hungary is the 660th most popular politician (up from 682nd in 2019), the 33rd most popular biography from Poland (up from 34th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Polish Politician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 150k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 78.16

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 42

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.41

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.51

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Vladislaus II of Hungaries by language


Among politicians, Vladislaus II of Hungary ranks 660 out of 15,710. Before him are Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk, Reza Shah, Yuan Shikai, Romanos IV Diogenes, Nursultan Nazarbayev, and Giuseppe Mazzini. After him are Gwangjong of Goryeo, Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, Gaius Cassius Longinus, Farah Pahlavi, Sweyn Forkbeard, and Henry VI, Holy Roman Emperor.

Most Popular Politicians in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1456, Vladislaus II of Hungary ranks 1After him are Anne Neville, Afonso I of Kongo, Margaret of Denmark, Queen of Scotland, Umar Shaikh Mirza II, and Bernardino López de Carvajal. Among people deceased in 1516, Vladislaus II of Hungary ranks 4Before him are Hieronymus Bosch, Ferdinand II of Aragon, and Giovanni Bellini. After him are Giuliano de' Medici, Duke of Nemours, Giuliano da Sangallo, Johannes Trithemius, Juan Díaz de Solís, John III of Navarre, Al-Ashraf Qansuh al-Ghuri, Jacopo de' Barbari, and Giovanni Antonio Boltraffio.

Others Born in 1456

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1516

Go to all Rankings

In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Vladislaus II of Hungary ranks 33 out of 1,231. Before him are Maximilian Kolbe (1894), Günther von Kluge (1882), Władysław IV Vasa (1595), Bronisław Malinowski (1884), Kurt Lewin (1890), and Wisława Szymborska (1923). After him are Władysław Szpilman (1911), Max Born (1882), Hans-Ulrich Rudel (1916), Henryk Sienkiewicz (1846), Jakob Böhme (1575), and Adam Mickiewicz (1798).


Among politicians born in Poland, Vladislaus II of Hungary ranks 5Before him are Paul von Hindenburg (1847), David Ben-Gurion (1886), Lech Wałęsa (1943), and Władysław IV Vasa (1595). After him are Sigismund II Augustus (1520), Casimir III the Great (1310), Władysław III of Poland (1424), Wojciech Jaruzelski (1923), Sigismund I the Old (1467), Bolesław I the Brave (967), and Casimir IV Jagiellon (1427).

Politicians Born in Poland

Go to all Rankings