Duke Dao of Qi
Duke Dao of Qi (Chinese: 齊悼公; pinyin: Qí Dào Gōng; died 485 BC) was from 488 to 485 BC ruler of the State of Qi, a major power during the Spring and Autumn Period of ancient China. His person...
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Leonidas I
Leonidas I (/liːˈɒn.ɨ.dəs/ lee-ON-i-dəs or /liːˈɒn.ɨ.dæs/; Doric and Modern Greek: Λεωνίδας [leɔːnídas], Leōnidas; Ionic Greek: Λεωνίδης, Leōnidēs; died 480 BC), was a Greek warrior king of the Greek ...
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King Yuan of Zhou
King Yuan of Zhou (Chinese: 周元王; pinyin: Zhōu Yuán Wáng) was the twenty-seventh king of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty and the fifteenth of Eastern Zhou. His son was his successor, King Zhending of ...
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King Goujian of Yue
Goujian (Chinese: 勾踐) (reigned 496–465 BC) was the king of the Kingdom of Yue (present-day northern Zhejiang) near the end of the Spring and Autumn Period. Goujian was the son of King Yuncha...
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Amadocus I
Amadocus I (Ancient Greek: Ἀμάδοκος) was a Thracian king of the Odrysae from 410 BC until the beginning of 4th century. He was a friend of the Athenian statesman Alcibiades, and is mentioned at t...
Duke Xuan of Qi
Duke Xuan of Qi (Chinese: 齊宣公; pinyin: Qí Xuān Gōng; died 405 BC) was from 455 to 405 BC the titular ruler of the State of Qi during the transition from the Spring and Autumn to the Warring St...
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Sogdianus of Persia
Sogdianus (/ˌsɔːɡdiˈeɪnəs/ or /ˌsɒɡdiˈeɪnəs/), king of Persia (424 – 423 BC). He is an obscure historical figure known primarily from the writings of Ctesias. He was reportedly an illegitimate s...
Darius II
Darius II (Persian: داريوش دوم‎) (Dārayavahuš), was king of the Persian Empire from 423 BC to 405 BC.Artaxerxes I, who died on December 25, 424 BC, was followed by his son Xerxes II. After a mon...
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Satyrus of Bosporus
Satyrus (died 387 BC) also known as Satyros (Greek:Σάτυρος A') was the Spartocid ruler of the Bosporan Kingdom in 431–387 BC. During his rule he built upon the expansive foreign policy of his father S...
Cyrus the Younger
Cyrus the Younger, son of Darius II of Persia and Parysatis, was a Persian prince and general. His birth date is unknown, but he died in 401 BC after a failed battle to oust his brother, Artaxerxes II...
Ariobarzanes of Phrygia
Ariobarzanes (in Greek Ἀριoβαρζάνης), (Old Persian: Ariyabrdhna, Ariyaubrdhna) Ariobarzan or spelled as Ario Barzan or Aryo Barzan, perhaps signifying "exalting the Aryans" (death: crucified in c. 36...
Duke Ping of Qi
Duke Ping of Qi (Chinese: 齊平公; pinyin: Qí Píng Gōng; died 456 BC) was from 480 to 456 BC the titular ruler of the State of Qi, a major power during the Spring and Autumn Period of ancient Chin...
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Abdemon
Abdemon (Ancient Greek: Αὐδήμων, gen.: Αὐδήμονος), was one of the kings of Cyprus at the end of the 5th century BC. He was of Phoenician origin and was born either in Tyre or Kition on Cyprus. Ar...
Sitalces
Sitalces (/sɨˈtælˌsiːz/; Ancient Greek: Σιτάλκης, reigned 431 – 424 BC) was one of the great kings of the Thracian Odrysian state. He was the son of Teres I, and on the sudden death of his fathe...
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Bardiya
Bardiya (Old Persian: 𐎲𐎼𐎮𐎡𐎹 Bardiya; Ancient Greek: Σμέρδις Smerdis) (possibly died 522 BC) was a son of Cyrus the Great and the younger brother of Cambyses II, both Persian kings. There are...
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