Alexander iii of macedon, better known as alexander the great, was a king of the ancient greek kingdom of macedon and a member of the argead dynasty, an ancient greek royal house from peloponnese. Alexander the great (356 bc to 323 bc), king of macedon his dream was to unite nations and cultures and to spread the greek ideal to the known world of that era. Find great deals on ebay for alexander of macedon and alexander of alexander the great king of macedon herakles ancient greek a historical biography by. Alexander the great, also known as alexander iii of macedon, was the king of macedonia from 336 to 323 bc this biography of alexander the great provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.
Alexander iii of macedon (20/21 july 356 bc – 10/11 june 323 bc), commonly known as alexander the great (greek: ἀλέξανδρος ὁ μέγας, aléxandros ho mégas koine greek: [aléksandros ho mégas]), was a king (basileus) of the ancient greek kingdom of macedon[a] and a member of the argead dynasty. Watch video alexander the great was born in the pella region of the ancient greek kingdom of macedonia on july 20, 356 bc, to parents king philip ii of macedon and queen olympia, daughter of king neoptolemus the young prince and his sister were raised in pella's royal court. Alexander the great was a king of the greek kingdom of macedon he was born in pella in 356 bc and succeeded his father to the throne when he was twenty year. A towering figure in ancient history, alexander the great came close to conquering the entire civilized world of his day the son of king phillip ii of macedon, alexander was educated by the philosopher aristotle and first led troops at age 18. Alexander iii of macedon, known as alexander the great (21 july 356 bce – 10 or 11 june 323 bce), was the son of king philip ii of macedon he became king upon his father’s death in 336 bce and went on to conquer most of the known world of his day.
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