Takelot III

800 BC - 759 BC

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Usermaatre Setepenamun Takelot III Si-Ese (reigned 774–759 BC) was Osorkon III's eldest son and successor. Takelot III ruled the first five years of his reign in a coregency with his father, according to the evidence from Nile Quay Text No.13 (which equates Year 28 of Osorkon III to Year 5 of Takelot III), and succeeded his father as king the following year. He served previously as the High Priest of Amun at Thebes. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Takelot III has received more than 39,325 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Takelot III is the 7,556th most popular politician (down from 7,201st in 2019), the 305th most popular biography from Egypt (down from 287th in 2019) and the 155th most popular Egyptian Politician.

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Among politicians, Takelot III ranks 7,556 out of 15,710Before him are Eucratides I, Apama, Yunus Pasha, Victor Stănculescu, Lala Lajpat Rai, and Prince René of Bourbon-Parma. After him are Jean Castex, Galeria Fundana, James Baker, John Vorster, Anne of Cyprus, and Henry Casimir II, Prince of Nassau-Dietz.

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Among people born in 800 BC, Takelot III ranks 32Before him are Rusa II, Ashur-nirari V, Theopompus of Sparta, Argishti II, Arctinus of Miletus, and Kashta. After him are Mushezib-Marduk, Nabonassar, Rudamun, Osorkon IV, Nergal-ushezib, and Ashur-nadin-shumi. Among people deceased in 759 BC, Takelot III ranks 2Before him is Dido.

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Among people born in Egypt, Takelot III ranks 305 out of 520Before him are Neferkamin Anu (-2150), Sufi Abu Taleb (1925), Said Halim Pasha (1865), Dina bint Abdul-Hamid (1929), Merneferre Ay (-1650), and Amr Moussa (1936). After him are Tawfiq al-Hakim (1898), Zosimos of Panopolis (250), Thutmose (-1500), Peire de Montagut (1200), Julius Pollux (200), and Nikare (-2200).


Among politicians born in Egypt, Takelot III ranks 155Before him are Khamudi (-1549), Amyrtaeus (-450), Neferkamin Anu (-2150), Sufi Abu Taleb (1925), Said Halim Pasha (1865), and Merneferre Ay (-1650). After him are Peire de Montagut (1200), Nikare (-2200), Al-Musta'li (1076), Sekhemre Khutawy Sobekhotep (-1800), Userkaf (-2600), and Osorkon IV (-800).