Seleucus II Callinicus

265 BC - 225 BC

Seleucus II Callinicus

Seleucus II Callinicus Pogon (Greek: Σέλευκος Β' Καλλίνικος, ο Πώγων Selefkos Defteros Kallinikos, o Pogon; Kallinikos means "gloriously triumphant"; Pogon means "the Beard"; July/August 265 BC – December 225 BC), was a ruler of the Hellenistic Seleucid Empire, who reigned from 246 BC to 225 BC. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Seleucus II Callinicus has received more than 100,275 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,500th most popular politician.

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  • 34

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  • 8.75

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  • 2.60

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Among politicians, Seleucus II Callinicus ranks 2,483 out of 14,801Before him are Julius Nyerere, Rudolf I of Bohemia, Toghrul, Necho II, Emperor Ming of Han, and Emperor Go-Kōmyō. After him are Princess Birgitta of Sweden, Milton Obote, Berengar II of Italy, João Bernardo Vieira, Christina of Lorraine, and Aleksandar Ranković.

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Among people born in 265 BC, Seleucus II Callinicus ranks 1After him are Agis IV, Gnaeus Cornelius Scipio Calvus, and Gaius Flaminius. Among people deceased in 225 BC, Seleucus II Callinicus ranks 1

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Seleucus II Callinicus ranks 296 out of 901Before him are Osman Nuri Pasha (1832), Tribonian (475), Andranik (1865), Papias of Hierapolis (70), Yılmaz Güney (1937), and Strato of Lampsacus (-335). After him are Publilius Syrus (-100), Alexander of Aphrodisias (200), Apollinaris of Ravenna (101), Libanius (314), Mehmet Akif Ersoy (1873), and Constantine Laskaris (1170).


Among politicians born in Turkey, Seleucus II Callinicus ranks 162Before him are Eumenes II (-221), Polyxena (null), Fritigern (400), Abgar V (-1), Beyhan Sultan (1497), and Cleitus the Black (-370). After him are Constantine Laskaris (1170), Ertuğrul Osman (1912), Attalus III (-170), Chryseis (null), Midhat Pasha (1822), and Stephen IV of Hungary (1133).

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