Alexander the Great Chronology

356 BCE Born to Philip of Macedonia
343 Aristotle becomes his tutor
336 Becomes king of Macedonia
334 Crosses to Asia Minor
333 Defeats Persians under Darius at Issus
332 Crowned pharaoh at Memphis in Egypt
331 Defeats Persians at Guagamela
330 Sacks Persian capital Persepolis
329 Crosses Oxus R. into Central Asia and reaches Samarkand (Maracanda)
327 Begins invasion of India
326 Reaches Taxila
323 Death in Babylon