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Syphax

250 BC - 202 BC

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Syphax was a king of the Masaesyli tribe of western Numidia (present-day Algeria) during the last quarter of the 3rd century BC. His story is told in Livy's Ab Urbe Condita (written c. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Syphax has received more than 104,554 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Syphax is the 2,937th most popular politician (down from 2,713th in 2019), the 21st most popular biography from Algeria (down from 20th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Algerian Politician.

Syphax was the king of the Masaesyli, a Numidian tribe in North Africa. He led the Numidian army against the Romans in the Second Punic War.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Syphax ranks 2,937 out of 15,710Before him are Daji, Canute Lavard, Intef II, Theudebald, Henry X, Duke of Bavaria, and Emperor Zhenzong. After him are Henriette of France, Macbeth, King of Scotland, Jean de Dunois, Sancho II of Portugal, Princess Marie Louise of Bourbon-Parma, and Emomali Rahmon.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 250 BC, Syphax ranks 2Before him is Bai Qi. After him are Meng Tian, Touman, Eumenes I, Fusu, Lykourgos, Tiberius Sempronius Longus, Chen Sheng, Nicander, Ariobarzanes of Pontus, and Gaius Fabricius Luscinus. Among people deceased in 202 BC, Syphax ranks 2Before him is Xiang Yu. After him are Hasdrubal Gisco, Maharbal, Titus Manlius Torquatus, and Sanghamitta.

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In Algeria

Among people born in Algeria, Syphax ranks 21 out of 164Before him are Houari Boumédiène (1932), Claude Cohen-Tannoudji (1933), Princess Charlotte, Duchess of Valentinois (1898), Martianus Capella (360), Jacques Rancière (1940), and Marcel Cerdan (1916). After him are Juba I of Numidia (-85), Abdelmadjid Tebboune (1945), Marcus Minucius Felix (110), Abd al-Mu'min (1094), Daniel Auteuil (1950), and Assia Djebar (1936).

Among POLITICIANS In Algeria

Among politicians born in Algeria, Syphax ranks 10Before him are Emir Abdelkader (1808), Juba II (-52), Dihya (700), Houari Boumédiène (1932), Princess Charlotte, Duchess of Valentinois (1898), and Marcel Cerdan (1916). After him are Juba I of Numidia (-85), Abdelmadjid Tebboune (1945), Abd al-Mu'min (1094), Ferhat Abbas (1899), Ptolemy of Mauretania (-9), and Micipsa (-200).