Alexander IV o Macedon

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Alexander IV
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Ring 323–309 BC
Predecessor Alexander III
Successor Philip III
Born August 323 BC
Babylon
Dee'd Late Simmer 309 BC (aged 13 or 14)
Macedon
Dynasty Argead
Faither Alexander III of Macedon
Mither Roxana o Bactrie

Alexander IV (Greek: Ἀλέξανδρος Δ΄; 323–309 BC), erroneously cried sometimes in modren times Aegus,[1] wis the son o Alexander the Great (Alexander III o Macedon) an Princess Roxana o Bactrie.

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  1. The error wis caused bi a modren misreadin, ΑΙΓΟΥ for ΑΛΛΟΥ, o the text o Ptolemy's Canon of Kings. See e.g. "s.v. Alexander the Great". Encyclopaedia Britannica. 1. 1911. p. 549.  Chugg, Andrew Michael (2007). The Quest for the Tomb of Alexander the Great. Lulu. p. 42.  At Google Books.