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The Antigonid dynasty was a Macedonian dynasty. The kings were part of the family of Alexander the Great's general Antigonus I Monophthalmus ("the One-eyed"). The dynasty ended when the Roman Empire conquered the area after the Battle of Pydna in 168 BC.

Kings

  • Demetrius I Poliorcetes (294 BC – 287 BC)
  • Antigonus II Gonatas (276 BC – 239 BC)
  • Demetrius II (239 BC – 229 BC)
  • Antigonus III Doson (229 BC – 221 BC)
  • Philip V (221 BC – 179 BC)
  • Perseus (179 BC – 168 BC)

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