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Famous People from the 2nd Century BC

Guess the Names of these famous people, who lived in the 2nd century BC
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Last updated: July 5, 2019
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Reformed the Roman military and defeated Teutons and Cimbri
Gaius Marius
Lead an jewish uprising, which is still celebrated at Hanukkah
Jonathan Apphus
Roman politician, who marched on Rome and became dictator
Sulla
Plebeian tribune, who wanted to help the poor in Rome
Tiberius Gracchus
Younger brother of the former, who supported his policy
Gaius Gracchus
Important Han emperor, who expanded and strengthened the realm
Wu of Han
Slave, who became a succesfull latin playwright: "Andria"
Terence
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Historian of the rise of Rome, influenced ideas of Seperation of Power
Polybius
Overthrow the Mauryan Empire and founded the Shunga Empire
Pushyamitra Shunga
Mathematician, who worked on the topic of Conic Sections
Apollonius of Perga
Seleucid King, who lost at the Battle of Magnesia
Antiochus III the Great
Founder of Trigonometry and discoverer of the precession of the equinoxes
Hipparchus
King of Parthia, who conquered Babylon and became "King of Kings"
Mithridates II of Parthia
Indo-Greek conqueror of Punjab and Patron of Buddhism
Menander I
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