340 BC - 263 BC

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Philetaerus (; Ancient Greek: Φιλέταιρος, Philétairos, c. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Philetaerus has received more than 68,795 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Philetaerus is the 3,261st most popular politician (up from 3,436th in 2019), the 355th most popular biography from Turkey (up from 356th in 2019) and the 187th most popular Turkish Politician.

Philetaerus is most famous for establishing a dynasty in Pergamon, which was a city in Asia Minor.

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Among politicians, Philetaerus ranks 3,261 out of 15,710Before him are Sundiata Keita, Antigonus II Mattathias, Thesh, Richard III, Duke of Normandy, Maria Leopoldine of Austria, and Karl Lueger. After him are Cleopatra V of Egypt, Princess Lilian, Duchess of Halland, Henry II, Count of Champagne, Edvard Kardelj, Mihnea cel Rău, and Anne, Princess Royal and Princess of Orange.

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Among people born in 340 BC, Philetaerus ranks 4Before him are Chandragupta Maurya, Appius Claudius Caecus, and Berenice I of Egypt. After him are Philochorus, Theodorus the Atheist, Menedemus, and Duris of Samos. Among people deceased in 263 BC, Philetaerus ranks 2Before him is Zeno of Citium.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Philetaerus ranks 355 out of 1,128Before him are Yaqut al-Hamawi (1179), Telipinu (-1600), Aziz Nesin (1915), Nicholas Kanabos (1200), Procopius (325), and Candaules (-800). After him are Osman Nuri Pasha (1832), Euphemia (289), Ahmad Khani (1650), Zoe Karbonopsina (900), Aristagoras (-600), and Bar Hebraeus (1226).


Among politicians born in Turkey, Philetaerus ranks 187Before him are Memnon (null), Alexander Balas (-150), Telipinu (-1600), Nicholas Kanabos (1200), Procopius (325), and Candaules (-800). After him are Zoe Karbonopsina (900), Aristagoras (-600), Baldwin II, Latin Emperor (1217), Boris II of Bulgaria (931), Yolanda of Flanders (1175), and Gülbahar Hatun (1429).