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Roxana Baktria
b.< 343 BC Macedonia
d.c. 310 BC
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Name Roxana Baktria
Gender Female
Death[1] c. 310 BC Murdered by Cassander
Reference Number? Q190055?
Birth[1] < 343 BC Macedonia
Marriage Bacteria,,,to Alexander the Great


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Roxana (; Old Iranian Raoxshna; sometimes Roxanne, Roxanna, Rukhsana, Roxandra and Roxane) was a Sogdian princess of Bactria whom the Macedonian king, Alexander the Great, married, after defeating Darius III, the Achaemenian king, and invading Persia. She was born in c. 340 BC though the precise date remains uncertain and died in c. 310 BC.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Roxana, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.