Herod II

27 BC - 33

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Herod II (ca. 27 BC – 33/34 AD) was the son of Herod the Great and Mariamne II, the daughter of Simon Boethus the High Priest. For a brief period he was his father's heir apparent, but Herod I removed him from succession in his will. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Herod II has received more than 220,202 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Herod II is the 4,381st most popular politician (down from 3,811th in 2019).

Hered II was most famous for being the son of Herod the Great and for being the king of Judea from 4 BC to 6 AD.

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Among politicians, Herod II ranks 4,381 out of 15,577Before him are Maria Teresa, Princess of Beira, Duke Huan of Qi, Jean-Pierre Boyer, James FitzJames, 1st Duke of Berwick, Haitham bin Tariq, and Bohemond II of Antioch. After him are Andreas Palaiologos, Otto Rasch, Ludovico Manin, Edigu, Archduchess Marie Caroline of Austria, and Ferdinand, Duke of Viseu.

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Among people born in 27 BC, Herod II ranks 2Before him is Emperor Ai of Han.  Among people deceased in 33, Herod II ranks 3Before him are Jesus and Agrippina the Elder. After him are Drusus Caesar, Impenitent thief, Gaius Asinius Gallus Saloninus, Lucius Aelius Lamia, and Marcus Aemilius Lepidus.

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