Alexander timeline
Updated: 2/18/2020
Alexander timeline

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  • July 356 BCE
  • let's name our son Alexander
  • ahhh yes I love that name!!
  • 336 BCE
  • you are now king of this land..
  • oh boyyyyyy... I hope ill be a good king!
  • 334 BCE
  • wow am I surprised that we won that battle.. I didn't think I could pull it off
  • I like..... I can't even believe we lost that to my rival.
  • Born at Pella, Macedonia, to King Phillip II and Olympias
  • 331 BCE
  • dude.. I literally just won that battle again... WHATTTT????!!!
  • Alexander becomes ruler of Macedonia- In 336 B.C., Alexander's father Philip was assassinated by his bodyguard Pausanias. Just 20 years old, Alexander claimed the Macedonian throne and killed his rivals before they could challenge his sovereignity. He also quashed rebellions for independence in northern Greece
  • June 11, 323 BCE
  • noooooo!! my son!!
  • Wins Battle of the Granicus River against Darius III of Persia
  • 322 BCE- 275 BCE
  • we're gonna win
  • Wins Battle at Gaugamela against Darius III
  • Dies at Babylon in the place of Nebuchadnezzar II
  • The Wars of the Diadochi, also known as the wars of Alexander's successors
  • I beg to differ