Alexander Skarsgard, age 43, was born on August 25, 1976 in Sweden. Alexander Skarsgard's horoscope sun sign is Virgo
and Chinese zodiac sign is Dragon
. Alexander Skarsgard was famous for Played the role of Eric Northman on the television show, True Blood, and found other HBO success in the miniseries Generation K
Meanings of Name Alexander
The name Alexander was originated from Greek. It is used as a male name. The name Alexander is of the meaning of Defending men. The name Alexander is used in Dutch, English, German, Hungarian and Slovak speaking countries. Anglicised version of the Greek name Alexandros.
Alexander appears in the Bible as the one who helps Jesus bear the cross on the journey to Calvary.
Alexander the Great was an ancient Macedon king. Greece was unified by his father, Philip II, but Alexander went on to extend the Macedon empire eastwards to the periphery of modern India.
There have also been two kings of Scotland named Alexander, and three emperors of Russia. Eight popes have been named Alexander. It is also the name of the first king of Yugoslavia and the current pretender to the throne.
Alexander Graham Bell was the inventor of the telephone, and Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin. The name was also borne by poet Alexander Pope, Russian author Alexander Pushkin, Russian composer Alexander Scriabin and former US Secretary of State under President Reagan, Alexander Haig.
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