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Laodice IV


Laodice IV: Seleucid queen, wife of Seleucus IV Philopator and Antiochus IV Epiphanes.

Relatives:

Main deeds:

  • 196: Laodice marries her brother Antiochus
  • 193: Death of Antiochus; Laodice is made high priestess of the state cult for her mother Laodice III
  • 187: Death of Laodice's father Antiochus III the Great; he is succeeded by her brother and husband Seleucus IV Philopator
  • 178: Laodice V marries king Perseus of Macedonia
  • 175: Death of Seleucus IV; he is succeeded by Laodice's son Antiochus and her brother Antiochus IV Epiphanes, who becomes her third husband
  • 172/171: Laodice's daughter Nysa marries to Pharnaces of Pontus
  • 170: Murder of Antiochus
  • 164: Death of Antiochus IV; he is succeeded by his son Antiochus V Eupator, son of Laodice IV
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