356 BC - 300 BC

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Nearchus or Nearchos (Greek: Νέαρχος; c. 360 – 300 BC) was one of the officers, a navarch, in the army of Alexander the Great. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nearchus has received more than 142,788 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Nearchus is the 316th most popular military personnel (down from 284th in 2019), the 200th most popular biography from Greece (down from 12th in 2019) and the 16th most popular Greek Military Personnel.

Nearchus is a type of folk music that originated in the Eastern European region of Ukraine. It is a type of instrumental music that is played on a variety of instruments, such as the violin, the guitar, and the accordion. Nearchus is most famous for being played at weddings, parties, and other celebrations.

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Among military personnels, Nearchus ranks 316 out of 1,466Before him are Otto Kretschmer, Nikolai Yudenich, Yamagata Aritomo, Erasmo of Narni, Friedrich Dollmann, and Cao Ren. After him are François Joseph Lefebvre, Götz von Berlichingen, Nikolaus von Falkenhorst, Hans-Valentin Hube, Hugo Sperrle, and Xiahou Yuan.

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Among people born in 356 BC, Nearchus ranks 3Before him are Alexander the Great and Hephaestion. After him is Leonnatus. Among people deceased in 300 BC, Nearchus ranks 5Before him are Lysippos, Diotima of Mantinea, Aristoxenus, and Berossus. After him are Hipparchia of Maroneia, Eudemus of Rhodes, Menaechmus, Hegesias of Cyrene, Gaius Duilius, Eurydice of Egypt, and Callippus.

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In Greece

Among people born in Greece, Nearchus ranks 200 out of 855Before him are Crates of Thebes (-365), Archidamus II (-450), Agis IV (-265), Cecrops I (null), Pelopidas (-450), and Prince George of Greece and Denmark (1869). After him are Nabis (-300), Gotse Delchev (1872), Manolis Glezos (1922), Princess Olga of Greece and Denmark (1903), Exekias (-501), and Erasistratus (-303).


Among military personnels born in Greece, Nearchus ranks 16Before him are Djemal Pasha (1872), Pittacus of Mytilene (-650), Parmenion (-400), Lysander (-401), Craterus (-370), and Pausanias (null). After him are Thrasybulus (-440), George Maniakes (998), Conon (-401), Theodoros Kolokotronis (1770), Callimachus (-600), and Iphicrates (-415).