Attalus II Philadelphus

Attalus II Philadelphus (Greek: Ἄτταλος Β΄ ὁ Φιλάδελφος, Attalos II Philadelphos, which means "Attalus the brother-loving"; 220–138 BC) was a King of Pergamon and the founder of the city of Attalia (Antalya).

Attalos II statue in Antalya
Attalus II "Brother-Loving"
Statue of Attalus II
King of Pergamon
Reign159-138 BC
PredecessorEumenes II
SuccessorAttalus III
Born220 BC
Kingdom of Pergamon
Died138 BC (Aged 81-82)
Pergamon
SpouseStratonice
GreekΆτταλος Β΄ Φιλάδελφος
DynastyAttalid dynasty
FatherAttalus I
MotherApollonis
ReligionGreek Polytheism