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Ariarathes I

Ariarathes I (c.405-322/321): ruler of Cappadocia.

Born: c.405

Main deeds:

Ariarathes was not succeeded as leader of independent Cappadocia, but his brother Orophernes' son Ariarathes II could restore autonomy after the battle of Ipsus (301) and founded a dynasty.

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