Alexander III of Macedon

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Alexander III of Macedon  was born on 20/21 July 356 BC in Pella in 356 BC, He was ordinarily known as Alexander the Great.

Alexander the Great was a King of the Ancient Greek kingdom of Macedon and a member of the Argead dynasty. He succeeded his father, Philip II, to the throne at the age of twenty. He studies under Aristotle and  spent most of his ruling years on an unprecedented military campaign through Asia and northeast Africa, by the age of thirty he had created one of the largest empires of the ancient world, stretching from Greece to northwestern India. He was undefeated in battle and widely considered one of history’s most successful military commanders. There is not an exact cause of death for Alexander the Great, but the Proposed causes of Alexander’s death included alcoholic liver disease, fever, and strychnine poisoning, but little data support those versions. According to the University of Maryland School of Medicine report of 1998, Alexander probably died of typhoid fever which, along with malaria, was common in ancient Babylon.

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