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Alexander the Great was buried alive… accidentally.

Alexander the Great was buried alive… accidentally.
It means the ancient Macedonian ruler was likely still alive while his loyal soldiers prepared his body for burial in 323 BC. His muscles were paralyzed to the point that doctors couldn't see he was still breathing, meaning he was pronounced dead nearly a week early.

Alexander, who requested to be referred to and perceived as the son of Zeus Ammon, did not wish to be buried alongside his actual father at Aegae. Alexander's body was placed in a coffin of "hammered gold", according to Diodorus, which was "fitted to the body".

Alexander, after conquering many kingdoms, was returning home. On the way, he fell ill and it took him to his death bed. He called his generals and said, "I will depart from this world soon, I have three wishes, please carry them out without fail." ...

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