Ptolemy Ceraunus (Person, Concept)

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Ptolemy Ceraunus (en), Ptolémée Kéraunos (fr), Ptolomeo Cerauno (es), Tolomeo Cerauno (it), Ptolemaios Keraunos (de), Πτολεμαίος Κεραυνός (el)Additional labels
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Ptolemaios Keraunos (en)


Ptolemy Ceraunus (ca. 319 BC – January/February 279 BC) was a member of the Ptolemaic dynasty and briefly king of Macedon. As the son of Ptolemy I Soter, he was originally heir to the throne of Ptolemaic Egypt, but he was displaced in favour of his younger brother Ptolemy II Philadelphus.

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