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Apama (Ancient Greek: Ἀπάμα, romanized: Apáma), sometimes known as Apama I or Apame I, was a Sogdian noblewoman and the wife of the first ruler of the Seleucid Empire, Seleucus I Nicator. They married at Susa in 324 BC. According to Arrian, Apama was the daughter of the Sogdian baron Spitamenes. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Apama has received more than 116,956 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Apama is the 7,551st most popular politician (down from 6,259th in 2019), the 196th most popular biography from Iran (down from 168th in 2019) and the 109th most popular Iranian Politician.

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Among politicians, Apama ranks 7,551 out of 15,710Before her are Derviş Eroğlu, Alexander Rutskoy, René Pleven, Alexios IV of Trebizond, Constance, Duchess of Brittany, and Eucratides I. After her are Yunus Pasha, Victor Stănculescu, Lala Lajpat Rai, Prince René of Bourbon-Parma, Takelot III, and Jean Castex.

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Among people born in 400 BC, Apama ranks 53Before her are Polykleitos the Younger, Diodorus Cronus, Agesipolis II, Publius Decius Mus, Publius Decius Mus, and Crantor. After her are Archidamus IV, Hecataeus of Abdera, Crates of Athens, Antimachus, Agnodice, and Aeneas Tacticus.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Apama ranks 196 out of 463Before her are Ali Daei (1969), Mohammad-Hossein Shahriar (1906), Shihab al-Din 'Umar al-Suhrawardi (1145), Shams Pahlavi (1917), Shahrokh Shah (1734), and Mandane of Media (-584). After her are Daqiqi (1000), Fazlollah Zahedi (1897), Azarmidokht (null), Ahmad Shamlou (1925), Lotf Ali Khan (1769), and Imad ad-Din al-Isfahani (1125).

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Among politicians born in Iran, Apama ranks 109Before her are Orodes III of Parthia (-100), Farrokhroo Parsa (1922), Sati Beg (1300), Shams Pahlavi (1917), Shahrokh Shah (1734), and Mandane of Media (-584). After her are Fazlollah Zahedi (1897), Azarmidokht (null), Lotf Ali Khan (1769), Morteza Motahhari (1919), Abdallah ibn Tahir al-Khurasani (798), and Mithridates IV of Parthia (null).