Alexander's Invasion

Alexander's Invasion

Macedonian Invasion— Alexander’s Invasion (326 BC)•

• In the 4th century BC, the Greeks and the Iranian fought for the supremacy of the world. Under the leadership of Alexander of Macedonia, the Greek finally destroyed the Iranian empire.

• The next foreign invader who came to India after Persians were Greeks. 

• Alexander succeeded his father Philip II to the throne of Macedonia.

• He was then only 20 years of Age.