540 BC - 469 BC

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Leotychidas (also Leotychides, Latychidas; Ancient Greek: Λεωτυχίδας; c. 545 BC–c. 469 BC) was co-ruler of Sparta between 491–476 BC, alongside Cleomenes I and later Leonidas I and Pleistarchus. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leotychidas has received more than 68,379 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Leotychidas is the 203rd most popular nobleman (down from 199th in 2019), the 233rd most popular biography from Greece (down from 231st in 2019) and the 4th most popular Greek Nobleman.

Leotychidas was most famous for being the first Spartan king to die in battle.

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Among noblemen, Leotychidas ranks 203 out of 843Before him are Maria Theresa of Savoy, Carlota Joaquina of Spain, Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark, Stéphanie de Beauharnais, Isabel, Princess Imperial of Brazil, and Ingegerd Olofsdotter of Sweden. After him are Louise Marie Adélaïde de Bourbon, Duchess of Orléans, Beatrice d'Este, Elizabeth Boleyn, Countess of Wiltshire, Duchess Marie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, and Claude, Duke of Guise.

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Among people born in 540 BC, Leotychidas ranks 3Before him are Leonidas I and Miltiades. After him are Amyntas I of Macedon, Spurius Cassius Viscellinus, and Appius Claudius Sabinus Regillensis. Among people deceased in 469 BC, Leotychidas ranks 1After him are Appius Claudius Sabinus Regillensis and King Yuan of Zhou.

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In Greece

Among people born in Greece, Leotychidas ranks 233 out of 855Before him are Cleobulus (-590), Jean Moréas (1856), George Maniakes (998), Herodes Atticus (101), Alexandra of Yugoslavia (1921), and Xanthippus (-590). After him are Timoleon (-411), Yiannis Ritsos (1909), Princess Sophie of Greece and Denmark (1914), Anaxandridas II (-565), Stilpo (-359), and Lycurgus of Athens (-390).

Among NOBLEMEN In Greece

Among noblemen born in Greece, Leotychidas ranks 4Before him are Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (1921), Queen Sofía of Spain (1938), and Memnon of Rhodes (-380). After him are Princess Sophie of Greece and Denmark (1914), Arsinoe I (-305), and Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark (1906).