301 BC - 323 BC

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Sisygambis (died 323 BC) was the mother of Darius III of Persia, whose reign was ended during the wars of Alexander the Great. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sisygambis has received more than 179,252 page views. Her biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Sisygambis is the 5,048th most popular politician (up from 5,773rd in 2019), the 478th most popular biography from Turkey (up from 503rd in 2019) and the 235th most popular Turkish Politician.

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Among politicians, Sisygambis ranks 5,048 out of 15,710Before her are Baldwin VI, Count of Flanders, Quintus Lutatius Catulus, Tāufaʻāhau Tupou IV, Giovanni Gronchi, Cesare d'Este, Duke of Modena, and Itzcoatl. After her are Hipólito Yrigoyen, Emperor Yūryaku, Suintila, Aleksandar Stamboliyski, Ny-Hor, and Haakon Ericsson.

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Among people born in 301 BC, Sisygambis ranks 3Before her are Herostratus and Cleopatra Eurydice of Macedon. After her are Eurydice II of Macedon, Brennus, Euphranor, and Magas of Cyrene. Among people deceased in 323 BC, Sisygambis ranks 4Before her are Alexander the Great, Stateira II, and Harpalus. After her are Drypetis, Cynane, Meleager, and Leosthenes.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Sisygambis ranks 478 out of 1,128Before her are Nicomedes I of Bithynia (-300), Heraclius the Elder (600), Crates of Mallus (-200), Türkan Şoray (1945), Hezârfen Ahmed Çelebi (1609), and Themistius (317). After her are Autolycus of Pitane (-360), Joscelin III, Count of Edessa (1135), Jovan Vladimir (990), Nicholas Mystikos (852), Theodore Metochites (1270), and Henri Verneuil (1920).


Among politicians born in Turkey, Sisygambis ranks 235Before her are Ahmet Davutoğlu (1959), Qara Yusuf (1357), Leo I, King of Armenia (1150), Stephanus of Byzantium (501), Rusa I (-800), and Nicomedes I of Bithynia (-300). After her are Joscelin III, Count of Edessa (1135), Jovan Vladimir (990), Theodore Metochites (1270), Piri Mehmed Pasha (1458), Stratonice of Syria (-317), and Emine Erdoğan (1955).