400 BC - 330 BC

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Ephorus of Cyme (; Greek: Ἔφορος ὁ Κυμαῖος, Ephoros ho Kymaios; c. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ephorus has received more than 83,106 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia. Ephorus is the 73rd most popular historian (down from 62nd in 2019), the 368th most popular biography from Turkey (down from 324th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Turkish Historian.

Ephorus was a Greek historian, who is most famous for his work on the Battle of Marathon.

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Among historians, Ephorus ranks 73 out of 341Before him are Nicolaus of Damascus, Gaston Maspero, Geoffrey of Villehardouin, Al-Baladhuri, Erich Auerbach, and Carlo Ginzburg. After him are Eutropius, Yuval Noah Harari, Julius Wellhausen, Shoqan Walikhanov, Georges Duby, and Al-Dhahabi.

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Among people born in 400 BC, Ephorus ranks 10Before him are Porus, Berossus, Theopompus, Thaïs, Leochares, and Nectanebo II. After him are Teos of Egypt, Spitamenes, Mithridates I of Pontus, Atropates, Harpalus, and Chares of Lindos. Among people deceased in 330 BC, Ephorus ranks 3Before him are Darius III and Praxiteles. After him are Philotas, Archestratus, Peucestas, and Ariobarzanes of Persis.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Ephorus ranks 368 out of 1,128Before him are Thomas the Slav (800), Licinia Eudoxia (422), Sostratus of Cnidus (-290), Baldwin II, Latin Emperor (1217), Kassia (810), and Agabus (100). After him are Boris II of Bulgaria (931), Yolanda of Flanders (1175), Gülbahar Hatun (1429), Fatma Sultan (1605), Muzafer Sherif (1906), and Eutropius (320).

Among HISTORIANS In Turkey

Among historians born in Turkey, Ephorus ranks 9Before him are Hecataeus of Miletus (-550), Arrian (89), Niketas Choniates (1155), Ali ibn al-Athir (1160), Socrates of Constantinople (380), and Libanius (314). After him are Eutropius (320), Eunapius (349), George Kedrenos (1100), Leo the Deacon (950), Doukas (1400), and John Kinnamos (1143).