Portal:Ptolemy I Soter

Ptolemy I Soter
(367 BCE-283 BCE)

Also known as Ptolemy Lagides, a Macedonian general under Alexander the Great, who became ruler of Egypt (323 BC – 283 BC) and founder of both the Ptolemaic Kingdom and the Ptolemaic Dynasty. In 305/4 BC he took the title of pharaoh.

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