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Archelaus I of Macedon

490 BC - 399 BC

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Archelaus I (; Greek: Ἀρχέλαος Archelaos) was a king of the kingdom of Macedonia from 413 to 399 BC. He was a capable and beneficent ruler, known for the sweeping changes he made in state administration, the military, and commerce. By the time that he died, Archelaus had succeeded in converting Macedon into a significantly stronger power. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Archelaus I of Macedon has received more than 127,294 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Archelaus I of Macedon is the 3,190th most popular politician (down from 2,971st in 2019).

Archelaus I of Macedon is most famous for being the father of Philip II of Macedon.

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Among politicians, Archelaus I of Macedon ranks 3,190 out of 15,577Before him are Hilderic, Georgy Chicherin, Louis, Duke of Savoy, Emperor Ōgimachi, Infante Jaime, Duke of Segovia, and Ramiro I of Aragon. After him are Goujian, João Manuel, Prince of Portugal, Stanislav Shushkevich, Oskar Potiorek, Joseph Berchtold, and Nectanebo II.

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Among people born in 490 BC, Archelaus I of Macedon ranks 6Before him are Phidias, Zeno of Elea, Empedocles, Nehemiah, and Bacchylides. After him are Agis II, Hellanicus of Lesbos, Ion of Chios, Nepherites I, Oenopides, and Crateuas of Macedon. Among people deceased in 399 BC, Archelaus I of Macedon ranks 4Before him are Socrates, Hippias, and Thrasymachus. After him is Amyrtaeus.

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