300 BC - 213 BC

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Achaeus (Ancient Greek: Ἀχαιός, Akhaios; died 213 BC) was a general and later a separatist ruler of part of the Greek Seleucid kingdom. He was the son of Andromachus, whose sister Laodice II married Seleucus Callinicus, the father of Antiochus III the Great He accompanied Seleucus Ceraunus, the son of Callinicus, in his expedition across mount Taurus against Attalus I, and after the assassination of Seleucus Ceraunus revenged his death; and though he might easily have assumed the royal power, he remained faithful to the family of Seleucus. In 223 BC Antiochus III, the successor of Seleucus Ceraunus, appointed him to the command of all Asia Minor on the western side of Mount Taurus. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Achaeus has received more than 10,208 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Achaeus is the 10,409th most popular politician (down from 9,521st in 2019).

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Among politicians, Achaeus ranks 10,409 out of 15,710Before him are Karl August, Prince of Waldeck and Pyrmont, Sadiq al-Mahdi, Roselyne Bachelot, Princess Elisabeth of Saxe-Altenburg, Menkheperre, and Phraya Manopakorn Nititada. After him are Ion Gigurtu, Isa Mustafa, Phan Văn Khải, David A. Granger, William Tubman, and Anaxidamus.

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Among people born in 300 BC, Achaeus ranks 68Before him are Ariarathes IV of Cappadocia, Lysandra, Deidamia II of Epirus, Gaius Sulpicius Paterculus, Lucius Postumius Albinus, and Xerxes of Armenia. After him are Appius Claudius Pulcher, Gaius Cornelius Cethegus, Ziaelas of Bithynia, Gnaeus Domitius Ahenobarbus, Lucius Cornelius Lentulus, and Gnaeus Servilius Geminus. Among people deceased in 213 BC, Achaeus ranks 2Before him is Aratus of Sicyon.

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