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Ca. 967-935 BCE

Mesopotamia / Kings /
Assyria / Middle period / Kings /
Tiglath-Pileser 2
Akkadian: Tukulti-apil-esharra
Also called: Tilgath-Pilneser; Pul; Pulu

Assyria at the time of Tiglath-Pileser 2

(Dead 935 BCE) Ruler of Assyria ca. Ca. 967-935 BCE, 32 years.
Although very little is known about his reign, he appears to have ruled the empire well. He is addressed as a mighty ruler by successors, and it is known that Assyria through his reign became a stronger power.
He is succeeded by his son, Ashur-dan 2.

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