Perdiccas III of Macedon
|Perdiccas III of Macedon|
|King of Macedon|
Of the reign of Perdiccas, we have very little information. We learn only that he was at one time engaged in hostilities with Athens on account of Amphipolis, and that he was distinguished for his patronage of men of letters. Among these we are told that Euphraeus, a disciple of Plato, rose to so high a place in his favour, as completely to govern the young king, and exclude from his society all but philosophers and geometers.
Perdiccas III of MacedonBorn: Unknown Died: 359 BC
|King of Macedon
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