Leonidas II was raised at the Seleucid court, and according to Plutarch's Life of Agis IV, he married a Persian woman. Era un hombre de muchas mujeres. She was notable for her fidelity to her father, whom she followed into exile, and then to her husband whom she also followed into exile after her father returned to power. This license lets others remix, tweak, and build upon this content non-commercially, as long as they credit the author and license their new creations under the identical terms. Soon after, he deposed and executed Agis IV alongside his mother Agesistrate and grandmother Archidamia. As Leonidas had two older brothers it seemed unlikely he would represent the royal House of Agiad and become one of the two Spartan kings. Tenía 62 años de edad y había consumado su noveno matrimonio el año anterior con Jorge Farquhar. Gorgo was the queen of the Greek city-state of Sparta, daughter of the king Cleomenes (reigned 520-490 BCE), wife of King Leonidas (reigned 490-480 BCE), and mother of King Pleistarchus (reigned 480-458 BCE). Herodotus and other ancient Greek historians are far more likely to mention Persian queens than the wives of Greeks – not because Persian women were more powerful than their Greek counterparts, but because Persians had several wives, and so it was sometimes useful to record by which of them a certain Persian figure had been born. Su cadáver fue trasladado por Jorge Farquhar desde New York hasta Santo Domingo, con la venia de las autoridades dominicanas y velado en la capilla La Paz de la funeraria Blandino, por un reducido número de amigos y familiares que asistieron al sepelio. In 490 BCE, Cleomenes died leaving no male heir to the throne, and so his half-brother Leonidas became king. Our latest articles delivered to your inbox, once a week: Numerous educational institutions recommend us, including Oxford University and Michigan State University and University of Missouri. Related Content Leonidas wanted Gorgo not to mourn him but to be happy, and he valued daughters as much as sons – probably because he had learned from Gorgo the importance of clever and loyal women. Flor de Oro Trujillo Ledesma, nació en el 1915, San Cristóbal, hija de Rafael Leonidas Trujillo y Aminta Ledesma, desde muy joven tuvo una vida bohemia, y no era para menos, era considerada una princesa intocable por los jóvenes. Schrader writes: When Leonidas marched out to die at Thermopylae, Gorgo asked him for instructions. In no other Greek city but Sparta would a female of any age have been allowed to be present, much less heard and heeded, at a meeting between heads of state. Gorgo was, by that standard, a hopeless piece of scandal. Llamado el Rompe Corazones y ... Un 12 de junio de 2001, nació la niña Emely Peguero, hija de  Genaro Peguero y Adalgisa Polanco. [3], https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Leonidas_II&oldid=966946754, Articles containing Ancient Greek (to 1453)-language text, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 10 July 2020, at 05:51. Mark, J. J. Flor de oro se paseaba todas las tardes a caballo, sola, pasa por los cuarteles en busca de alguien, una de esas tarde Rubirosa se percata, toma otro caballo y la alcanza, conversan entre risas y le roba un beso. Leonidas II was raised at the Seleucid court, and according to Plutarch's Life of Agis IV, he married a Persian woman. Era un bohemio y respetado cantautor del gen... Juan Bautista según datos desde muy joven incursionó en la bachata, ritmo musical que llevó en sus venas. (Thucydides, History of the Peloponnesian War, 2:46.).