Aristobulus of Chalcis  [died 92 CE]

Great-grandson of Herod & second husband of Salome II. Aristobulus & his cousin Agrippa II were the last rulers of the house of Herod.  When the emperor Claudius awarded Agrippa control of the Golan, he gave Aristobulus his father's kingdom in southern Lebanon (52 CE).  When Nero became emperor, he added other non-Jewish provinces to the territory of Aristobulus, who retained control of his largely pagan realm by remaining a staunch ally of Rome during the ethnic unrest that preceded & followed the Jewish revolt of 66-73 CE.

References: Josephus, Antiquities 18.134, 137;
                                                        20.104, 158.
                  _____, War 2.221, 252; 7.226.

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