Orodes III of Parthia was raised to the throne of the Parthian Empire by the magnates after the death of Phraates V of Parthia (ruled c. Parthia ( Middle Persian: اشکانیان Ashkâniân) was an Iranian civilization situated in the northeastern part of modern Iran Phraates V of Parthia known as Phraataces (a diminutive ruled the Parthian Empire from 2 BC to AD 4. 2 BC – AD 4), c. AD 6. Year 6 ( VI) was a Common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar of the Julian calendar. He was killed after a short reign "on account of his extreme cruelty" (Josephus). Josephus (AD 37 – c 100 also known as Yosef Ben Matityahu (Joseph son of Matthias and after he became a Roman citizen, as Titus Flavius Josephus After his death, Phraates V's brother Vonones I (ruled c. Vonones I of Parthia (ΟΝΩΝΗΣ on his coins ruled the Parthian Empire from about 8 to 12 AD. 8–12) tried to assume the throne, but a civil war with Artabanus II (ruled c. Artabanus II of Parthia ruled the Parthian Empire from about AD 10 to 38 10–38) followed.
Orodes III of ParthiaBorn: Unknown Died: AD 6
Musa and Phraates V
|Great King (Shah) of Parthia|
AD 4 –AD 6