Commagene Timeline

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  • 163 BCE - 72 CE
    Duration of The Kingdom of Commagene, founded by Ptolemaeus of Commagene.
  • 163 BCE - 130 BCE
    Reign of the first king of Commagene, Ptolemaeus of Commagene.
  • 130 BCE - 109 BCE
    Reign of the second king of Commagene, Sames II.
  • 109 BCE - 70 BCE
    Reign of the third king of Commagene, Mithridates I Callinicus.
  • 70 BCE - 38 BCE
    Reign of the fourth (and greatest) king of Commagene, Antiochus I Theos, who built the mortuary complex of Nemrut Dagi on Mount Nemrut.
  • 38 BCE - 20 BCE
    Reign of the fifth king of Commagene, Mithridates II.
  • 20 BCE - 12 BCE
    Reign of the sixth king of Commagene, Mithridates III.
  • 12 BCE - 17 CE
    Reign of the seventh king of Commagene, Antiochus III Epiphanes.
  • 17 CE - 38 CE
    The Kingdom of Commagene is ruled by Rome.
  • 38 CE - 72 CE
    Reign of the eighth and last king of Commagene, Antiochus IV (also considered the greatest), who built Antiochia ad Cragum and Aytap.
  • 72 CE
    The Kingdom of Commagene absorbed by the Roman Empire into the province of Cilicia.