Musa of Parthia

40 BC - 20

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Musa (also spelled Mousa), also known as Thea Musa, was a ruling queen of the Parthian Empire from 2 BC to 4 AD. Originally an Italian slave-girl, she was given as a gift to the Parthian monarch Phraates IV (r. 37 BC – 2 BC) by the Roman Emperor Augustus (r. 27 BC – 14 AD). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Musa of Parthia has received more than 79,856 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Musa of Parthia is the 9,236th most popular politician (down from 8,881st in 2019), the 2,361st most popular biography from Italy (down from 210th in 2019) and the 637th most popular Italian Politician.

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Among politicians, Musa of Parthia ranks 9,236 out of 15,710Before her are Adolf Hühnlein, Ada, Countess of Holland, Delfim Moreira, Fyodor Raskolnikov, James I of Cyprus, and Erling Skakke. After her are Theodoros Pangalos, Juanita Castro, August Heissmeyer, Luitpold, Margrave of Bavaria, Al-Zafir, and Princess Augusta Reuss of Köstritz.

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Among people born in 40 BC, Musa of Parthia ranks 4Before her are Cleopatra Selene II, Alexander Helios, and Gaius Asinius Gallus Saloninus. After her is Paullus Fabius Maximus. Among people deceased in 20, Musa of Parthia ranks 5Before her are Vipsania Agrippina, Marcus Valerius Messala Barbatus, Verrius Flaccus, and Gnaeus Calpurnius Piso.

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Among people born in Italy, Musa of Parthia ranks 2,361 out of 4,088Before her are Marcus Lollius (-100), Placidia (441), Paul Henreid (1908), Matteo Renzi (1975), Franco Causio (1949), and Apostolo Zeno (1668). After her are John Italus (1025), Lorenzo Lippi (1606), Raffaele Farina (1933), Antonio Bertoloni (1775), Giovanni Animuccia (1520), and Eleonora Rossi Drago (1925).


Among politicians born in Italy, Musa of Parthia ranks 637Before her are Appius Claudius Pulcher (-130), Alfenus Varus (-100), Appius Claudius Pulcher (-97), Pietro Nenni (1891), Marcus Lollius (-100), and Matteo Renzi (1975). After her are Roberto Farinacci (1892), Vitale Faliero (1100), Prince Thomas, Duke of Genoa (1854), Arnaldo Forlani (1925), Pietro Mocenigo (1406), and Daniele Manin (1804).