Wikidata:List of properties/Person

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Title ID Data type Description Example Inverse
date of birth 569 Time date on which the subject was born (Jean-François Champollion) date of birth (1790-12-23)
place of birth 19 Item the most specific known (e.g. city instead of country) (Marie Curie) place of birth (Warsaw)
birth name 513 String name at birth, only if different from current name (John Paul II) birth name (Karol Józef Wojtyła)
date of death 570 Time date on which the subject died (Jean-François Champollion) date of death (1832-03-04)
place of death 20 Item the most specific known (e.g. city instead of country) (John F. Kennedy) place of death (Dallas)
cause of death 509 Item underlying or immediate cause of death. Underlying cause (e.g. car accident, stomach cancer) preferred, but immediate cause (e.g. blunt trauma) also OK. Use 'manner of death' (P1196) for broadest categorization, e.g. natural causes, accident. (Theodore Roosevelt) cause of death (coronary thrombosis)
manner of death 1196 Item circumstances of a person's death; one of: natural causes, accident, suicide, homicide, pending investigation or special 'unknown value'. Use 'cause of death' (P509) for more immediate or underlying causes and events, e.g. heart attack, car accident (Paul Walker) manner of death (accident)
killed by 157 Item person who killed the subject (John F. Kennedy) killed by (Lee Harvey Oswald)
place of burial 119 Item location of grave, resting place, place of ash-scattering, etc, (e.g. city or cemetery) for a person. There may be several places: e.g. re-burials, cenotaphs, parts of body buried separately. (John F. Kennedy) place of burial (Arlington National Cemetery)
ancestral home 66 Item place of origin for ancestors of subject (Hu Shih) ancestral home (Jixi County)
member of 463 Item voluntary member of a specific organization or club. Must not be used to indicate membership in ethnic or social groups (Isaac Newton) member of (Royal Society)
ethnic group 172 Item subject's ethnicity (consensus is that a VERY high standard of proof is needed for this field to be used. In general this means 1) the subject claims it him/herself, or 2) it is widely agreed on by scholars, or 3) is fictional and portrayed as such). (Hosni Mubarak) ethnic group (Arab)
sex or gender 21 Item male (Q6581097), female (Q6581072), intersex (Q1097630), transgender female (Q1052281), transgender male (Q2449503), genderqueer (Q48270); for animals use male animal (Q44148) or female animal (Q43445). Add qualifiers as appropriate. (Confucius) sex or gender (male)
native language 103 Item language that a person learned natively (Usievalad Ihnatouski) native language (Belarusian)
country of citizenship 27 Item the object is a country that recognizes the subject as its citizen (Nelson Mandela) country of citizenship (South Africa)
alma mater 69 Item educational institution attended by the subject (Abraham Klein) alma mater (Harvard University)
occupation 106 Item occupation of a person; see also "field of work" (Property:P101) (Abraham Klein) occupation (physicist)
field of work 101 Item fields of work related to this item (physics, history) . For occupation like physicist, historian see P106. Note: Can be used in any item besides person (Abraham Klein) field of work (quantum field theory)
employer 108 Item organization for which the subject works or worked (Enrico Fermi) employer (University of Chicago)
award received 166 Item award or recognition received by a person, organisation or creative work (Liu Xiaobo) award received (2010 Nobel Peace Prize)
position held 39 Item subject currently or formerly holds the object position or public office (Angela Merkel) position held (chancellor of Germany)
member of political party 102 Item the political party of which this politician is or has been a member (Angela Merkel) member of political party (Christian Democratic Union)
official residence 263 Item the residence at which heads of government and other senior figures officially reside (Prime Minister of Canada) official residence (24 Sussex Drive)
member of sports team 54 Item sports teams or clubs that the subject currently represents or formerly represented (Lionel Messi) member of sports team (FC Barcelona)
religion 140 Item religion of a person or organization (MUST be claimed by the subject or documented by historical sources) (Elizabeth II) religion (Church of England)
sexual orientation 91 Item the sexual orientation of the person - use IF AND ONLY IF they have stated it themselves, unambiguously, or it has been widely agreed upon by historians after their death (Alan Turing) sexual orientation (homosexuality)
coat of arms image 94 Commons media file image of the item's coat of arms (Phillipe de Plessis) coat of arms image (File:Armoiries Philippe du Plaissis.svg)
coat of arms 237 Item subject's coat of arms (George Washington) coat of arms (Coat of arms of George Washington)
signature 109 Commons media file image of a person's signature (Leo Tolstoy) signature (File:Leo Tolstoy signature.svg)
doctoral advisor 184 Item person who supervised the doctorate or PhD thesis of the subject (Enrico Fermi) doctoral advisor (Luigi Puccianti)
doctoral student 185 Item doctoral student(s) of a professor (Enrico Fermi) doctoral student (Tsung-Dao Lee)
student of 1066 Item person who has taught this person (Alexander the Great) student of (Aristotle)
student 802 Item notable student(s) of a person (Albert Einstein) student (Ernst G. Straus)
military branch 241 Item the branch to which this military unit, award, or person belongs, e.g. Royal Navy (William Henry Allen) military branch (United States Navy)
military rank 410 Item military rank achieved by a person (should usually have a "start date" qualifier) (Guillaume-Henri Dufour) military rank (general)
canonization status 411 Item stage in the process of attaining sainthood per the subject's religious organization. (John Paul II) canonization status (beatification)
voice type 412 Item person's voice type. expected values: soprano, mezzo-soprano, contralto, countertenor, tenor, baritone, bass (and derivatives) (Cesare Valletti) voice type (tenor)
position played on team 413 Item position the player plays, e.g. Small Forward (Joe Thornton) position played on team (centre)
shooting handedness 423 Item whether the hockey, football, handball or tennis player etc. passes oŗ shoots left- or right-handed (Joe Thornton) shooting handedness (left-handed shot)
astronaut mission 450 Item space mission that the subject is or has been a member of (do not include future missions) (Marcos Pontes) astronaut mission (Soyuz TMA-8)
dan/kyu rank 468 Item rank system used in several board games (e.g. go, shogi, renju), martial arts (e.g. judo, kendo, wushu) and some other games (Go Seigen) dan/kyu rank (9 dan)
Eight Banner register 470 Item Manchu household register for people of the Qing Dynasty (Oboi) Eight Banner register (Manchu Bordered Yellow Banner)
noble family 53 Item include dynasty and nobility houses (Genghis Khan) noble family (Borjigin)
noble title 97 Item royal or noble titles held by the person (William Mansfield, 1st Baron Sandhurst) noble title (Baron Sandhurst)
honorific prefix 511 Item word or expression used before a name, in addressing or referring to a person (Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig) honorific prefix (The Right Honourable)
academic degree 512 Item academic degree that the person holds (Paul Krugman) academic degree (Doctor of Philosophy)
commands 598 Item for persons who are notable as commanding officers, the units they commanded (Raoul Salan) commands (French Far East Expeditionary Corps)
conflict 607 Item battles, wars or engagements in which the person or item participated (Louis-Gaston de Sonis) conflict (Battle of Loigny-Poupry)
surname 734 Item surname or last name of a person (George Washington) surname (Washington)
given name 735 Item given name or first name of a person (George Washington) given name (Georg)
feast day 841 Item saint's principal feast day (Saint Patrick) feast day (March 17)
recording of the subject's voice 990 Commons media file audio file representing the voice of a person / animated cartoon or other fictitious character (Mary Robinson) recording of the subject's voice (Mary Robinson - Desert Island Discs - 28 July 2013.flac)
manager/director 1037 Item group that person manages (Musée du Louvre) manager/director (Jean-Luc Martinez)
doubles titles 1130 Quantity number of tournament victories in tennis doubles (Rafael Nadal) doubles titles (8)
singles titles 1131 Quantity number of tournament victories in tennis singles (Rafael Nadal) singles titles (57)
Slovenska biografija ID 1254 String ID in the "Slovenska biografija" reference project (Ivan Regen) Slovenska biografija ID (496396)
Notable Names Database identifier 1263 String ID in the Notable Names Database, a biographical database (Per Teodor Cleve) Notable Names Database identifier (143/000213501)
filmography 1283 Item list of films a person has contributed to (Bruce Lee) filmography (Bruce Lee filmography)
Association Authors of Switzerland ID 1291 String ID in a Swiss database of modern writers (Jacques Chessex) Association Authors of Switzerland ID (331)
instrument 1303 Item instrument that a person plays (Ringo Starr) instrument (drum)
Swiss parliament identifier 1307 String IDs for members of the Swiss Parliament since 1848 (Jean Guinand) Swiss parliament identifier (99)
PACE member ID 1331 String ID for a member of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (Tina Acketoft) PACE member ID (5864)
participated in 1344 Item event a person was a participant in, inverse of P710 (Alberto Tomba) participated in (1992 Winter Olympics)
convicted of 1399 Item crime a person was convicted of ([[|]]) convicted of ([[|]])
non-native language spoken 1412 Item non-native language(s) that a person speaks ([[|]]) non-native language spoken ([[|]])
affiliation 1416 Item organization that a person is affiliated with (Raoul Bott) affiliation (Institute for Advanced Study)
pet 1429 Item pet that a person owns (Barack Obama) pet (Bo)


Title ID Data type Description Example Inverse
father 22 Item male parent (Elizabeth II) father (George VI) 40
mother 25 Item female parent (Elizabeth II) mother (Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother) 40
brother 7 Item subject has the object as their brother (Andy Murray) brother (Jamie Murray) 7 or 9
sister 9 Item subject has the object as their sister (female sibling) (Elizabeth II) sister (Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon) 7 or 9
spouse 26 Item the subject has the object as their spouse (husband, wife, partner, etc.). Use "cohabitant" for non-married companions (Elizabeth II) spouse (Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh) 26
cohabitant 451 Item Someone with whom the person is in a relationship without being married. Use "spouse" for married couples. ([[|]]) cohabitant ([[|]]) 451
child 40 Item the subject has the object as their child (Elizabeth II) child (Charles, Prince of Wales) 22 or 25
stepfather 43 Item husband of the subject's mother, who is not the subject's biological father (Bill Clinton) stepfather (Roger Clinton, Sr.) 40
stepmother 44 Item wife of the subject's father, who is not the subject's biological mother 40
(OBSOLETE) grandparent 45 Item Do not use it, use father (P22) or mother (P25) instead on subject's parent item page (Elizabeth II) (OBSOLETE) grandparent (George V)
relative 1038 Item non-direct family member (qualify with "type of kinship", P1039)
godparent 1290 Item person who is the godparent of a given person (Queen Victoria) godparent (Alexander I of Russia)