History One-Liners for various competitive examination
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1-Alexander was born in 356 BC. He was the son of King Philip II of Macedonia.
2-Aristotle was Alexander’s teacher.
3-Alexander founded the city of Alexandria in Egypt.
4-Alexander was known as Shehansha in Persia and Sikhandar-I-Asam in Indo-Pak region.
5-Alexander’s teacher Aristotle is considered as the father of Politics, Biology, Taxonomy and the Science of Logic.
6-Epirus or Olympias was Alexanders mother.
7-In 326 BC Alexander defeated Porus (Purushothama) the ruler of Punjab. He Captured Taxila through the battle of Hydaspes on the banks of river Jhelum.
8- Alexander defeated the Persian ruler Darius III.
9- The Last general of Alexander in India was Eudamas.
10-Alexander IV succeeded Alexander as the Macedonian King.
11-Alexander’s first General in India was Seleucus Nikator.
12-The last general of Alexander in India was Eudamas.
13-After conquering Syria, Egypt, and Persia, Alexander moved towards Kabul, from there he marched towards India through the Khyber Pass in 326 B.C.
14-Alexander was impressed with the courage of King Porus and treat him as a great warrior and gave him back his kingdom.
15-Porus was also known as Purushottama.
16-Alexander invasion paved the way for the expansion of Mauryan empire in India.
17-The ambition of Alexander was to conquer the whole world.
18-Ambhi, the prince of Taxila surrendered to Alexander without a fight.
19-Alexander died of Malaria at the age of 33 in 323 BC while he was in Babylon.
20- Alexander was cremated at Alexandria.
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