Alexander the Great and Constantine the great

Compare and Contrast

Alexander the Great

* Alexander was a king of the Greek kingdom of Macedon

* He was born in Pella in 356 BC

* He took his father place as king at age twenty

* At age thirty he created one of the largest empires of the ancient world

* He was undefeated in battle and is considered one of history's most successful commanders

* He died June 323 BC

Alexander the Great

Constantine the Great

* Flavius Valerius Constantinus

* When his father became ill he became emperor

* People knew him Constantine I or Constantine the Great

* Was Roman Emperor from 306 to 337

* He commanded one of the largest Roman armies

* He lived in Britain

* He died May 22, 337 AD



They both was royal

they both took there fathers place

They both were called Constantine the Great

They both had successful armies


Alexander was born 356 BC/ Constantine was born 272 AD

Constantine was emperor/ Alexander was king

Alexander died on june 323 BC/ Constantine died on May 337 AD