Antiochus II, ruler of the Seleucid Empire

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Greek: Ἀντίοχος
Also Known As: "Αντίοχος Β' ο Θεός Σελευκιδός της Συρίας", "Antiochus II 'Theos-the Divine'", "of SYRIA", "♔ King of Syria"
Birthplace: Antioch, Syria
Death: Died in Ephesus, Syria
Cause of death: Laodice, his divorced wife, arranged his assassination
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Son of Antiochus I, ruler of the Seleucid Empire; Antiochos I Syrie, van; Stratonice and Stratonike Macedonie, van
Husband of Laodice of Syria and Berenice ., Phernophorus, Princess of Egypt
Ex-husband of Laodice I, queen of the Seleucid Empire
Father of Seleucus II, ruler of the Seleucid Empire; Laodice Queen of Pontus; Antiochus Hierax, Prince Of Syria; Berenice; Unknown Daughter of Antiochus II Syria and 3 others
Brother of Apama II, queen of Cyrenaica; Stratonice II and Seleucus
Half brother of Phila

Occupation: King of Syria, født år287 f.k., død juli år 246 f.k., koning van Syrie
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About Antiochus II, ruler of the Seleucid Empire

Antiochus II Theos (Greek: Ἀντίοχος Β΄ ὁ Θεός; 286–246 BC) was a Greek king of the Hellenistic Seleucid Empire who reigned from 261 to 246 BC. He succeeded his father Antiochus I Soter in the winter of 262–61 BC. He was the younger son of Antiochus I and princess Stratonice, the daughter of Demetrius Poliorcetes.

poisoned by his first wife, Laodice, who also murdered Berenice, his second wife, and put her son Callinicus on the throne. - Adam Clarke 1831 V 345

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Antioch, Syria
Age 20
Age 21
of, Antioch, Syria
Age 26
Age 36
Pergamon, Izmir, Turkey
July -246
Age 41
Ephesus, Syria
Syria 3rd century BC