Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great (Greek: Ἀλέξανδρος ὁ Μέγας, Aléxandros ho Mégas), was a king of the ancient Greek kingdom of Macedon and a member of the Argead dynasty

Alexander the Great changed the course of history. One of the world’s greatest military generals, he created a vast empire that stretched from Macedonia to Egypt and from Greece to part of India. This allowed for Hellenistic culture to become widespread.

Alexander the Great is a hero for many reasons. Through his military genius and courage, he united the entire ancient world under one rule. In fact, he was a hero in the Greek sense. He was a legendary figure, believed to be descended from the gods, endowed with great ability, and an famous warrior and adventurer.

You can also read:5 gifts Ancient Greece gave to the world.

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