Jonathan Apphus

200 BC - 143 BC

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Jonathan Apphus (Hebrew: יוֹנָתָן‎ אַפְּפוּס‎ Yōnāṯān ʾApfūs; Ancient Greek: Ἰωνάθαν Ἀπφοῦς, Iōnáthan Apphoûs) was one of the sons of Mattathias and the leader of the Hasmonean dynasty of Judea from 161 to 143 BCE. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jonathan Apphus has received more than 87,868 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Jonathan Apphus is the 5,837th most popular politician (down from 3,559th in 2019), the 146th most popular biography from Israel (down from 109th in 2019) and the 55th most popular Israeli Politician.

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Among politicians, Jonathan Apphus ranks 5,837 out of 15,710Before him are Johann Trollmann, Meles Zenawi, Edmund the Martyr, Anna Dalassene, William I, Duke of Bavaria, and Gustavo Díaz Ordaz. After him are Egils Levits, Philippe Villiers de L'Isle-Adam, Diego, Prince of Asturias, Ōyama Iwao, Tokugawa Ietsuna, and Hantili I.

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Among people born in 200 BC, Jonathan Apphus ranks 24Before him are Crates of Mallus, Simon Thassi, Phraates II, Mithridates V of Pontus, Apollonius Molon, and Bocchus I. After him are Seleucus V Philometor, Quintus Caecilius Metellus Macedonicus, Apollonius of Tralles, Moschus, Aretas III, and Kanada. Among people deceased in 143 BC, Jonathan Apphus ranks 1

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Among people born in Israel, Jonathan Apphus ranks 146 out of 389Before him are Israel Tal (1924), Menahem Golan (1929), Aristobulus II (null), Ilan Ramon (1954), Yaacov Agam (1928), and Ghassan Kanafani (1936). After him are Mariam Baouardy (1846), Shoghi Effendi (1897), Moses ben Jacob Cordovero (1522), Lusius Quietus (100), A. B. Yehoshua (1936), and Gal Gadot (1985).


Among politicians born in Israel, Jonathan Apphus ranks 55Before him are Al-Afdal Shahanshah (1066), Al-Maqdisi (945), Benny Gantz (1959), Yigal Allon (1918), Ali Hassan Salameh (1940), and Aristobulus II (null). After him are Lusius Quietus (100), Sarah Aaronsohn (1890), Ibzan (null), Rafi Eitan (1926), Abdel Aziz al-Rantisi (1947), and Al-Hafiz (1074).