Alexander was born in pella, the ancient capital of macedonia in july 356 bc his parents were philip ii of macedon and his wife olympias alexander was educated by the philosopher aristotle. Alexander the great alexander of macedon biography king of macedonia and conqueror of the persian empire alexander iii the great, the king of macedonia and conqueror of the persian empire is considered one of the greatest military geniuses of all times. Silhouette of the statue of alexander the great (ancient king of macedonia) riding his horse, bucephalus located at the area of nea paralia, thessaloniki, greece photo taken on september 2011.
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Alexander the great was the son of king philip ii, king of macedon (macedon is a kingdom in northern greece) and olympias, a molossian princess who was the fourth of the several women married to his father king philip ii created the kingdom that alexander the great went on to expand into an empire. Alexander the great, greek king of macedonia, pélla, greece 25,506 likes 117 talking about this remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of. Watch video alexander the great was an ancient macedonian ruler and one of history’s greatest military minds who—as king of macedonia and persia—established the largest empire the. Alexander the great timeline timeline description: alexander the great (356 bce - 323 bce) was the son of philip, king of macedonia educated by the great thinker aristotle and raised to admire greek culture, alexander was an experienced soldier who shared his.
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. Alexander iii the great, the king of macedonia and conqueror of the persian empire is considered one of the greatest military geniuses of all times. 356 bc 1, 356 bc 136323 bc, about 1895 historic, alexander the great, ancient greece, by adolf bartels, full length, great men in word and illustrations, historical, illustration from, king of macedonia, lahr, macedonia, publishing house moritz schauenburg, the ancient. Alexander the great (356 r 336-323): the macedonian king who defeated his persian colleague darius iii codomannus and conquered the achaemenid empire during his campaigns, alexander visited ao egypt, babylonia , persis, media , bactria , the punjab , and the valley of the indus. King alexander, florina (greece) deals room info & price facilities house rules guest reviews (168) lock in a great price for king alexander – rated 81 by recent guests enter dates to get started traveler photo of florina may 7, 2016 macedonia 96 “great location well maintained hotel situated in high area for the town, gives.
Conqueror and king of macedonia, alexander the great was born in 356 bc, in pella, macedonia he became the king of persia, babylon and asia, and created macedonian colonies in iran he died of. Biography of alexander the great :- king of macedonia whose achievements and extraordinary military skills allowed him to forge, in less than ten years, an empire stretching from greece and egypt to india, thus beginning the so-called hellenistic period (centuries iv-i bc) of antiquity. Alexander the great was the son of princess olympias of epirus (cinderella) and king philip ii of macedonia (popovic) his parents hated each other and had an unstable marriage (cinderella) philip’s relationship with alexander was also poor.
Alexander the great alexander iii was born in 356 bc in pella, capital at the time being of the macedonian kingdom he was son of the macedonian king philip ii and olympias, princess of molossians in epirus the macedonian royal house the macedonian royal house was called “argeads” or “temenidae“according to the tradition, the founder of the royal house perdiccas – even if the. One man, alexander, king of macedonia, a greek-speaker, is responsible for this blending of cultures to understand how the kingdom of macedonia dominated the greek world, we need to first take a look at the battle of leuctra in 371 bc, between sparta and thebes. Conqueror and king of macedonia, alexander the great was born in 356 bc, in pella, macedonia he became the king of persia, babylon and asia, and created macedonian colonies in iran.