Antigonus I Monophthalmus, Basileus of Macedon
Greek: Ἀντίγονος, Basileus of Macedon
|Also Known As:||"Αντίγονος Α' της Μακεδονίας"|
|Death:||Died in -301|
Son of Phillip
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About Antigonus I Monophthalmus
Antigonus I Monophthalmus (Greek: Ἀντίγονος ὁ Μονόφθαλμος, "Antigonus the One-eyed", 382 BC - 301 BC) son of Philip from Elimeia, was a Macedonian nobleman, general, and satrap under Alexander the Great. During his early life he served under Philip II, and he was a major figure in the Wars of the Diadochi after Alexander's death, declaring himself king in 306 BC and establishing the Antigonid dynasty.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antigonus_I_Monophthalmus -------------------- Antigonus I Monophthalmus, The One Eyed, General, Nobleman, Satrap of Emperor Alexander The Great's Europe, was born circa 382 BC; died circa 301 BC.