Polemon I of Pontus

65 BC - 8 BC

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Polemon I Pythodoros (Greek: Πολέμων Πυθόδωρος; fl. 1st century BC – died 8 AD) was the Roman Client King of Cilicia, Pontus, Colchis and the Bosporan Kingdom. Polemon was the son and heir of Zenon and possibly Tryphaena. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Polemon I of Pontus has received more than 56,068 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Polemon I of Pontus is the 2,285th most popular writer (down from 1,966th in 2019), the 680th most popular biography from Turkey (down from 577th in 2019) and the 77th most popular Turkish Writer.

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Among writers, Polemon I of Pontus ranks 2,285 out of 5,794Before him are Harlan Coben, Robert Cialdini, Gaston III, Count of Foix, Dionysios Solomos, Józef Czapski, and Mir Taqi Mir. After him are Yi Kwang-su, Andrei Voznesensky, Matthieu Ricard, Frederick Marryat, Liu Cixin, and Vasko Popa.

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Among people born in 65 BC, Polemon I of Pontus ranks 3Before him are Horace and Salome I.  Among people deceased in 8 BC, Polemon I of Pontus ranks 3Before him are Horace and Gaius Maecenas.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Polemon I of Pontus ranks 680 out of 1,128Before him are Saint Mercurius (224), Gessius Florus (100), Cerinthus (100), Ardys of Lydia (-750), Euphorbus (null), and Thaddeus of Edessa (100). After him are Matthew of Edessa (1100), Hethum I, King of Armenia (1215), John II of Trebizond (1262), Theodosius the Cenobiarch (424), Damat Ferid Pasha (1853), and Cleostratus (-520).

Among WRITERS In Turkey

Among writers born in Turkey, Polemon I of Pontus ranks 77Before him are Bâkî (1526), Sait Faik Abasıyanık (1906), Zabel Yesayan (1878), Theodore Prodromos (1115), Adalet Ağaoğlu (1929), and Antimachus (-400). After him are Michael Choniates (1140), Theodore I (1290), Halid Ziya Uşaklıgil (1865), Dares Phrygius (450), Nihal Atsız (1905), and Chariton (100).