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Critias

460 BC - 403 BC

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Critias (; Greek: Κριτίας, Kritias; c. 460 – 403 BC) was an ancient Athenian political figure and author. Born in Athens, Critias was the son of Callaeschrus and a first cousin of Plato's mother Perictione. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Critias has received more than 173,618 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Critias is the 965th most popular politician (up from 1,036th in 2019), the 85th most popular biography from Greece and the 29th most popular Greek Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Critias ranks 965 out of 15,710. Before him are Isabel Martínez de Perón, Jeongjo of Joseon, John II of Portugal, Maria of Austria, Holy Roman Empress, Ptolemy IV Philopator, and George II of Greece. After him are Wanli Emperor, Christian I of Denmark, Handan Sultan, Peter III of Aragon, Shoshenq I, and Quintus Fabius Maximus Verrucosus.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 460 BC, Critias ranks 4Before him are Hippocrates, Democritus, and Thucydides. After him are Diogenes of Apollonia, Prodicus, and Verginia. Among people deceased in 403 BC, Critias ranks 1After him is Theramenes.

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In Greece

Among people born in Greece, Critias ranks 85 out of 855. Before him are Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark (1882), Nâzım Hikmet (1902), Lysimachus (-361), Galla Placidia (388), Simonides of Ceos (-556), and George II of Greece (1890). After him are Handan Sultan (1574), Cimon (-510), Philip III of Macedon (-359), Agrippina the Elder (-14), Archilochus (-680), and Nestor (null).

Among POLITICIANS In Greece

Among politicians born in Greece, Critias ranks 29Before him are John V Palaiologos (1332), Antigonus I Monophthalmus (-382), Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark (1882), Lysimachus (-361), Galla Placidia (388), and George II of Greece (1890). After him are Handan Sultan (1574), Philip III of Macedon (-359), Agrippina the Elder (-14), Nestor (null), Aristides (-550), and Ptolemy III Euergetes (-284).