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Zimri (Hebrew: זִמְרִי‎, Zīmrī, lit. "praiseworthy", also transliterated as Zambri due to a Greek corruption of Omri), was the fifth king of Israel. His reign lasted only seven days. William F. Albright has dated his reign to 876 BCE, while E. R. Thiele offers the date 885 BCE. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Zimri has received more than 14,380 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Zimri is the 2,686th most popular politician (up from 2,715th in 2019).

Zimri was a king of Israel who was killed by his successor Omri in the Battle of Gibeah.

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Among politicians, Zimri ranks 2,686 out of 15,710Before him are Armand-Emmanuel de Vignerot du Plessis, Duc de Richelieu, Valdas Adamkus, Francis III, Duke of Brittany, José Manuel Barroso, Ahmad Shah Durrani, and Pehr Evind Svinhufvud. After him are Smendes, Muršili II, Menua, Ildibad, Thaïs, and Dionysius II of Syracuse.

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Among people born in 1000 BC, Zimri ranks 13Before him are Devadatta, Baasha of Israel, King Elah, Ashurnasirpal II, Nadab of Israel, and Michal. After him are Omri, Hiram I, Menelik I, Adad-nirari II, Osorkon II, and Shoshenq II. Among people deceased in 960 BC, Zimri ranks 4Before him are Baasha of Israel, King Elah, and Nadab of Israel. After him is Ashur-dan II.

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