Sargon

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Sargon, an Akkadian-Assyrian personal and family name dating as far back as the 24th century BCE, may refer to:

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Historical kings[edit]

  • Sargon of Akkad (reigned c. 2334 BC – 2279 BC), Akkadian Mesopotamian king a.k.a. Sargon the Great or Sargon I, founder of the Akkadian Empire (2334-2154 BC)
  • Sargon I (reigned c. 1920 BC – 1881 BC), Assyrian Mesopotamian king during the Old Assyrian Empire (2025–1750 BC)
  • Sargon II (reigned 722 BC – 705 BC), Assyrian Mesopotamian king during the Neo-Assyrian Empire (935-605 BC)

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  • Carl Benjamin, British political commentator and YouTuber known as Sargon of Akkad

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