Alexander 'the Great', King of Macedonia

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Greek: Ἀλέξανδρος, Macedonian: Александар
Also Known As: "Александар Македонски"
Birthplace: Pella, Macedonia
Death: Died in Babylon, Iraq
Place of Burial: Alexandria, Egypt
Immediate Family:

Son of Phillip II "The One Eye", King of Macedonia and Olympias, Queen Consort of Macedonia
Husband of Barsine; Statira II, Princess of Persia; Roxana, Princess of Bactria and Parysatis II
Partner of Hephaestion
Father of Heracles of Macedonia and Alexander IV Aegus
Brother of Cleopatra, Princess of Macedonia
Half brother of Ptolemy I Soter, Pharaoh of Egypt; Europa; Caranus; Cynane; Thessalonica of Macedonia and 1 other

Occupation: King of Macedon, TEMENID; greatest conqueror in history; founder (PHARAOH) of the 32nd Dynasty of EGYPT; defeated Darius III, q.v., to become King of PERSIA; invaded India, [Argeades], Alexander den store
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About Alexander 'the Great', King of Macedonia

Alexander III of Macedon, popularly known as Alexander the Great (Greek: Ἀλέξανδρος ὁ Μέγας or Μέγας Ἀλέξανδρος, Mégas Aléxandros; 356–323 BC), was an Ancient Greeki[›] king (basileus) of Macedon who created one of the largest empires in ancient history. Born in Pella in 356 BC, Alexander succeeded his father Philip II of Macedon to the throne in 336 BC after the King was assassinated, and died 13 years later at the age of 32. Whilst both Alexander's reign and empire were short-lived, the cultural impact of his conquests lasted for centuries. Alexander is one of the most well known figures of antiquity, and is remembered for his tactical ability, his conquests, and for spreading Greek civilization into the east.

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Alexander 'the Great', King of Macedonia's Timeline

July 20, -356
Pella, Macedonia
Age 28
Age 28
June 13, -323
Age 32
Babylon, Iraq
Age 32
Macedonia, Greece
March 324
Age 32
Alexandria, Egypt