380 BC - 400 BC


For the stick insect genus, see Oxyartes (insect). Oxyartes (Old Persian: 𐎢𐎺𐎧𐏁𐎫𐎼, Greek: Ὀξυάρτης, in Persian: وخش‌ارد (Vaxš-ard), from an unattested form in an Old Iranian language: *Huxšaθra-) was a Sogdian or Bactrian nobleman of Bactria, father of Roxana, the wife of Alexander of Macedon. He is first mentioned as one of the chiefs who accompanied Bessus on his retreat across the Oxus river into Sogdiana (329 BC). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Oxyartes has received more than 66,160 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 5,244th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Oxyartes ranks 5,211 out of 14,801Before him are Siemowit, Aleksandar Vučić, Robert Kocharyan, Anton Mussert, Thorvald Stoltenberg, and Prince Alfonso, Count of Caserta. After him are Mieszko III the Old, At-Ta'i, Philip II, Ordoño III of León, Ashraf Ghani, and Princess Sophie of Sweden.

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Among people born in 380 BC, Oxyartes ranks 5Before him are Darius III, Pytheas, Memnon of Rhodes, and Anaxarchus. After him are Demades, Mentor of Rhodes, and Anaximenes of Lampsacus. Among people deceased in 400 BC, Oxyartes ranks 12Before him are Alcamenes, Teos of Egypt, Phaedo of Elis, Ctesias, Parysatis, and Eubulides. After him are Cephisodotus the Elder, Perictione, Gan De, Li Kui, Antalcidas, and Gaius Licinius Stolo.

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