People - Ancient Greece: Cleombrotus I
Ancient Spartan king of the Agiad line, who ruled from 380 BC
until 371 BC.
Cleombrŏtus in Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities
A king of Sparta, who succeeded his brother Agesipolis I. He was defeated by Epaminondas in the battle of Leuctra, and lost his life on that occasion.
Cleombrotus I in Wikipedia
Cleombrotus I (Greek: Κλεόμβροτος), (? - July 6, 371 BC), was a Spartan king of the Agiad line, reigning from 380 BC until 371 BC. Little is known of Cleombrotus' early life. He became king of Sparta after the death of his brother Agesipolis I in 380 BC, and led the allied Spartan-Peloponnesian army against the Thebans under Epaminondas in the Battle of Leuctra. His death and the utter defeat of his army led to the end of Spartan dominance in ancient Greece. Cleombrotus was succeeded by his son Agesipolis II.
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