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Yamato Takeru

72 - 113

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Yamato Takeru (ヤマトタケルノミコト, Yamato Takeru no Mikoto), originally Prince Ousu (小碓命, Ousu no Mikoto), was a Japanese semi-legendary prince of the Yamato dynasty, son of Emperor Keikō, who is traditionally counted as the 12th Emperor of Japan. His name written in kanji can vary, in the Nihon Shoki it is spelled 日本武尊 and in the Kojiki it is 倭建命. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yamato Takeru has received more than 328,998 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Yamato Takeru is the 5,167th most popular politician (down from 3,910th in 2019), the 315th most popular biography from Japan (down from 218th in 2019) and the 126th most popular Japanese Politician.

Yamato Takeru is most famous for being a legendary hero who was able to slay the eight-headed dragon, Orochi.

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  • 330k

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  • 58.37

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  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.15

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.73

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Yamato Takeru ranks 5,167 out of 15,577Before him are Gian Maria Visconti, Zhuge Zhan, Edmund of Langley, 1st Duke of York, Hisham III of Córdoba, Skirgaila, and Archduchess Maria Anna Josepha of Austria. After him are Quintus Caecilius Metellus Numidicus, Bermudo III of León, Bairam Khan, Ninus, Samir Amin, and Ashraf Pahlavi.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 72, Yamato Takeru ranks 1 Among people deceased in 113, Yamato Takeru ranks 2Before him is Pliny the Younger.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Yamato Takeru ranks 315 out of 6,048Before him are Hideaki Anno (1960), Hijikata Toshizō (1835), Ko Takamoro (1907), Ashikaga Yoshiaki (1537), Ko Yong-hui (1952), and Kenji Miyazawa (1896). After him are Shigechiyo Izumi (1865), Nobuyuki Kato (1920), Emperor Fushimi (1265), Yoshio Okada (1926), Ihara Saikaku (1642), and Megumu Tamura (1927).

Among POLITICIANS In Japan

Among politicians born in Japan, Yamato Takeru ranks 126Before him are Ashikaga Yoshimitsu (1358), Tokugawa Iemochi (1846), Emperor Buretsu (489), Toshiki Kaifu (1931), Ashikaga Yoshiaki (1537), and Ko Yong-hui (1952). After him are Shigechiyo Izumi (1865), Emperor Fushimi (1265), Kōki Hirota (1878), Kakuei Tanaka (1918), Minoru Genda (1904), and Emperor Go-Tsuchimikado (1442).