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Dates of Birth and Death and Significant Events in the Life of Antiochus Epiphanes


Date of birth: 215 BCE

Date of death: 164 BCE

Signifacant events:

                            175 BCE- Antiochus Epiphanes becomes the king of Syria.

                            175 BCE- High preist dies and Antiochus gives the job to his brother.

                            143 BCE- Antiochus loots jewish temple.

                            167 BCE- Jerusalem is occupied and hellenized.

                            ? BCE- Greeks crucify the dissindent Jews.

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