450 BC - 404 BC


Alcibiades, son of Cleinias /ˌælsəˈbaɪədiz/ Ancient Greek: Ἀλκιβιάδης, romanized: Alkibiádēs, [alkibiádɛːs]; (c. 450–404 BC), from the deme of Scambonidae, was a prominent Athenian statesman, orator, and general. He was the last famous member of his mother's aristocratic family, the Alcmaeonidae, which fell from prominence after the Peloponnesian War. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alcibiades has received more than 1,345,509 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 324th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Alcibiades ranks 321 out of 14,801Before him are Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor, Elagabalus, Dido, Djoser, Indira Gandhi, and Lyndon B. Johnson. After him are Constantine XI Palaiologos, Mustafa II, Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor, Abdul Hamid I, George IV of the United Kingdom, and Edward VI of England.

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Among people born in 450 BC, Alcibiades ranks 1After him are Polykleitos, Diotima of Mantinea, Cleon, Pelopidas, Nectanebo I, Malachi, Ptolemy of Aloros, Theramenes, Diagoras of Melos, Amyrtaeus, and Phormio. Among people deceased in 404 BC, Alcibiades ranks 1After him is Darius II.

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In Greece

Among people born in Greece, Alcibiades ranks 37 out of 698Before him are Pyrrhus of Epirus (-318), Myron (-500), Cleisthenes (-565), Aristarchus of Samos (-311), Nurbanu Sultan (1525), and Polybius (-208). After him are Olympias (-375), Solon (-638), Pindar (-517), Menander (-342), Xanthippe (-500), and Praxiteles (-395).


Among politicians born in Greece, Alcibiades ranks 10Before him are Kösem Sultan (1590), Bayezid II (1447), Demosthenes (-384), Leonidas I (-540), Pargalı Ibrahim Pasha (1493), and Cleisthenes (-565). After him are Solon (-638), Xanthippe (-500), Irene of Athens (752), Peleus (null), Lycurgus of Sparta (-800), and Constantine II of Greece (1940).

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