Mithridates VI, king of Pontus

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Mithradates

Greek, Ancient: Μιθραδάτης
Also Known As: "Mithradates the Great", "Megas", "Eupator Dionysius"
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Birthplace: Sinope, Kingdom of Pontus
Death: Died in Panticapaeum [now in Ukraine]
Place of Burial: Sinope, Kingdom of Pontus
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Son of Mithridates V, king of Pontus and Laodice VI, queen of Pontus
Husband of Laodice of Pontus; Monime; Berenice of Chios; Stratonice of Pontus; NN ., 5th wife and 2 others
Partner of Adobogiona, Celtic Galatian Princess and Concubine I
Father of Cleopatra "the Elder" Princess of Pontus; Pharnaces II, king of Pontus; Arcathius, Prince of Pontus; Machares, Prince of Pontus; Mithradates, Prince of Pontus and 18 others
Brother of Laodice of Pontus; Mithridates Chrestus; Roxana; Statira and Nysa

Occupation: of Armenia, King of Armenia, Satrap och kung av Armenien
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About Mithridates VI, king of Pontus

King of Pontus, in modern-day northern Turkey. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Mithridates VI or Mithradates VI ([pronunciation?]; Greek: Μιθραδάτης, Μιθριδάτης),[2] from Old Persian Miθradāta, "gift of Mithra"; 135–63 BC, also known as Mithradates the Great (Megas) and Eupator Dionysius, was king of Pontus and Armenia Minor in northern Anatolia (now Turkey) from about 120–63 BC. Mithridates is remembered as one of the Roman Republic’s most formidable and successful enemies, who engaged three of the prominent generals from the late Roman Republic in the Mithridatic Wars: Lucius Cornelius Sulla, Lucius Licinius Lucullus and Gnaeus Pompey Magnus. He is often considered the greatest ruler of the Kingdom of Pontus.[3]

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Mithridates VI, king of Pontus's Timeline

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Sinope, Kingdom of Pontus
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