500 BC - 411 BC

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Hyperbolus (Greek: Ὑπέρβολος, Hyperbolos; died 411 BC) was an Athenian politician active during the first half of the Peloponnesian war, coming to particular prominence after the death of Cleon. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hyperbolus has received more than 39,756 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Hyperbolus is the 7,870th most popular politician (down from 7,454th in 2019), the 435th most popular biography from Greece (down from 393rd in 2019) and the 193rd most popular Greek Politician.

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Among politicians, Hyperbolus ranks 7,870 out of 15,710Before him are Duchess Amelia of Württemberg, Hitoshi Ashida, Archduke Wilhelm Franz of Austria, Patrona Halil, Peter Högl, and Harold Holt. After him are Sengge Rinchen, Marcus Valerius Messala Barbatus, Lin Sen, Jose P. Laurel, Ayad Allawi, and Leopold IV, Prince of Lippe.

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Among people born in 500 BC, Hyperbolus ranks 60Before him are Musaeus of Athens, Hippo, Callimachus, Chabrias, Lamachus, and Pausanias of Macedon. After him are Li Kui, Hecatomnus, Sophron, Thrasybulus of Syracuse, Timon of Athens, and Aeropus II of Macedon. Among people deceased in 411 BC, Hyperbolus ranks 3Before him are Antiphon and Eupolis.

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Among people born in Greece, Hyperbolus ranks 435 out of 855Before him are Faustus Cornelius Sulla (-88), Philochorus (-340), Alexandros Koryzis (1885), Aristidis Konstantinidis (1900), Kiki Dimoula (1931), and Antigonus of Carystus (-290). After him are Joseph II of Constantinople (1360), Posidippus (-310), Michail Stasinopoulos (1903), Maria Farantouri (1947), Cleombrotus II (-250), and Phylarchus (-255).


Among politicians born in Greece, Hyperbolus ranks 193Before him are Areus II (-262), Archidamus IV (-400), Antiochus XII Dionysus (-150), Euthydemus I (-300), Georgios Tsolakoglou (1886), and Faustus Cornelius Sulla (-88). After him are Michail Stasinopoulos (1903), Cleombrotus II (-250), Peter the Patrician (500), Eurycratides (-600), Dorieus (-600), and Agesilaus I (null).