Biography of Mardoqueo (s. VI a.C.)

One led Jews captive to Babylon by Nebuchadnezzar by years of 595 BC managed to marry his niece Esther the King Ahasuerus, and discovered a conspiracy hatched against the life of the monarch. Subsequently, having refused to bend the knee in front of Amman, the Minister wanted to give death, as also to all his people, and Ester protection saved her, making that the proud Haman instead suffered the hanging penalty.