Diadochi

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Bust o Seleucus "Nicator" (victor), last o the oreeginal Diadochi who survived till 280 BC

The Diadochi (plural o Laitin Diadochus, frae Greek: Διάδοχοι, Diadokhoi, "Successors") wur the rival generals, faimily an friends o Alexander the Great who foucht for the control o Alexander's empire efter his daith in 323 BC. The Wars o the Diadochi opened the Hellenistic period.