Demetrius I of Macedon

336 BC - 283 BC

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Demetrius I (; Ancient Greek: Δημήτριος; 337–283 BC), called Poliorcetes (; Greek: Πολιορκητής, "The Besieger"), son of Antigonus I Monophthalmus and Stratonice, was a Macedonian nobleman, military leader, and finally king of Macedon (294–288 BC). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Demetrius I of Macedon has received more than 318,289 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia. Demetrius I of Macedon is the 1,026th most popular politician (down from 904th in 2019).

Demetrius I of Macedon is most famous for being the son of Antigonus I Monophthalmus, the father of Philip V of Macedon, and the father of Perseus of Macedon.

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Among politicians, Demetrius I of Macedon ranks 1,026 out of 15,710Before him are Shaka, Sebastian of Portugal, Mohammad Mosaddegh, Cleopatra Selene II, Édouard Daladier, and Agrippina the Elder. After him are Emperor Wu of Jin, Richard Cromwell, Zachary Taylor, Jalal Talabani, Probus, and Abdullah I of Jordan.

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Among people born in 336 BC, Demetrius I of Macedon ranks 1 Among people deceased in 283 BC, Demetrius I of Macedon ranks 3Before him are Ptolemy I Soter and Chanakya. After him is Agathocles.

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