Eumenes III

200 BC - 129 BC

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Eumenes III (; Greek: Εὐμένης Γʹ; originally named Aristonicus; in Greek Aristonikos Ἀριστόνικος) was a pretender to the throne of Pergamon. He led the revolt against the Pergamene regime and found success early on, seizing various cities near the coast of Anatolia, including the island of Samos, and killing the Roman Consul Publius Licinius Crassus Dives Mucianus. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eumenes III has received more than 69,997 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Eumenes III is the 4,099th most popular politician (up from 4,181st in 2019), the 410th most popular biography from Turkey (down from 404th in 2019) and the 209th most popular Turkish Politician.

Eumenes III was a ruler of Pergamon in the 3rd century BC. He was a son of Attalus II and brother of Philetaerus. Eumenes III was most famous for his military skills and for his role in the victory over the Gauls at the Battle of Magnesia.

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Among politicians, Eumenes III ranks 4,099 out of 15,710Before him are Yuan Chonghuan, Blanche of Namur, Moinuddin Chishti, Khalil Sultan, Jean Jacques Régis de Cambacérès, and François Tombalbaye. After him are Charles, Duke of Mayenne, Hypereides, Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Gotha, Francesco Maria I della Rovere, Duke of Urbino, Erwin Piscator, and Teispes.

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Among people born in 200 BC, Eumenes III ranks 10Before him are Zhang Qian, Gaius Claudius Glaber, Mattathias, John Hyrcanus, Timaeus of Locri, and Nicomedes IV of Bithynia. After him are Leonidas of Rhodes, Micipsa, Antiochus X Eusebes, Aristobulus I, Eunus, and Antipater of Sidon. Among people deceased in 129 BC, Eumenes III ranks 4Before him are Scipio Aemilianus, Carneades, and Antiochus VII Sidetes. After him is Antipater of Tarsus.

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Among people born in Turkey, Eumenes III ranks 410 out of 1,128Before him are Mizizios (622), Alcman (-611), Artaphernes (-600), Megasthenes (-350), George Pachymeres (1242), and Theodore of Mopsuestia (350). After him are Ertuğrul Osman (1912), Sarduri II (-790), Tudḫaliya IV (-1300), Laskarina Bouboulina (1771), Aelius Aristides (117), and Yeghishe Charents (1897).


Among politicians born in Turkey, Eumenes III ranks 209Before him are Chryses of Troy (null), Eutropius (400), Binali Yıldırım (1955), Maria of Alania (1053), Mizizios (622), and Artaphernes (-600). After him are Ertuğrul Osman (1912), Sarduri II (-790), Tudḫaliya IV (-1300), Eumenes I (-250), Prusias I of Bithynia (-300), and Harpalus (-400).