Alexander The Great Bloodline

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356BC in the ancient city of Macedonian king Philip ll king of macedonia and Olympias, the princess of the neighboring epirus had a son that was destined for greatness. Alexander the Great was said to be part of a very extraordinary family where his father king Philip claimed to be descendant of heracles,and his mother Olympias was able to follow her bloodline back to Achilles.With just his blood line you can see he comes from a very prestige line of heroes in his blood.As Alexander grew older he was able to spent most of his time watching as his father king Philip won countless victories with a strong military. At the age of 12 Alexander was able to tame a stallone named Bucephalus that at the time was never riden by anyone because if you
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