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Juba II

52 BC - 23

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Juba II or Juba of Mauretania (Latin: Gaius Iulius Iuba; Ancient Greek: Ἰóβας, Ἰóβα or Ἰούβας; c. 48 BC – AD 23) was the son of Juba I and client king of Numidia (30–25 BC) and Mauretania (25 BC – AD 23). Aside from his very successful reign, he was a highly respected scholar and author. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Juba II has received more than 433,262 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Juba II is the 1,529th most popular politician (up from 1,856th in 2019), the 14th most popular biography from Algeria (down from 13th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Algerian Politician.

Juba II was a king of Numidia who ruled from 44 BC to 26 BC. He is most famous for his military victories against the Romans.

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Among politicians, Juba II ranks 1,529 out of 15,577Before him are Jehoiakim, Jingtai Emperor, Tsai Ing-wen, Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Lin Biao, and Hassanal Bolkiah. After him are Hippias, Jiang Ziya, Ferdinand I of Aragon, Philip V of Macedon, John II of Castile, and Mengistu Haile Mariam.

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Among people born in 52 BC, Juba II ranks 1 Among people deceased in 23, Juba II ranks 3Before him are Strabo and Wang Mang. After him are Drusus Julius Caesar and Liu Xin.

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In Algeria

Among people born in Algeria, Juba II ranks 14 out of 184Before him are Louis Althusser (1918), Jugurtha (-160), Saint Monica (332), Ahmed Ben Bella (1916), Emir Abdelkader (1808), and Édouard-Henri Avril (1849). After him are Jacques Attali (1943), Abdelmadjid Tebboune (1945), Dihya (700), Princess Charlotte, Duchess of Valentinois (1898), Houari Boumédiène (1932), and Marcel Cerdan (1916).

Among POLITICIANS In Algeria

Among politicians born in Algeria, Juba II ranks 5Before him are Macrinus (164), Jugurtha (-160), Ahmed Ben Bella (1916), and Emir Abdelkader (1808). After him are Abdelmadjid Tebboune (1945), Dihya (700), Princess Charlotte, Duchess of Valentinois (1898), Houari Boumédiène (1932), Marcel Cerdan (1916), Abdelkader Bensalah (1941), and Juba I of Numidia (-85).