SciFi Persians

Events

Earliest Minoan Eruption

Approx. 1642 BCE

Latest Minoan Eruption

Approx. 1540 BCE

900 years before Critias is written by Plato

Approx. 1260 BCE

First Olympics

776 BCE

Persian Empire: Median

728 BCE - 549 BCE

Persian Empire: Achaemenid

550 BCE - 330 BCE

Cyrus the Great Captures Ionia

547 BCE

Darius the Great

521 BCE - 486 BCE

The Ionian Revolt Begins

499 BCE

Greeks Burn Sardis

498 BCE

Persian Attack Miletus

494 BCE

The Ionian Revolt Ends

493 BCE

First Persian Invasion of Greece (Thrace and Macedon Captured)

492 BCE

Battle of Marathon (Persians Driven out of Greece for 10 years)

490 BCE

Xerxes wins Battle of Thermopylae

480 BCE

Greeks win Battle of Plataea (ending Persian Occupation)

479 BCE

Delian League frees Ionia

466 BC

Plato

428 BC - 348 BC

Sparta at War with Athens

395 BCE - 387 BCE

Persians Capture Cyprus

381 BCE

Persians force Athenians to withdraw from Egypt

380 BCE

City of Ἑλίκη destroyed by Earthquake and Tsunami

373 BCE

Thebeans and Persians form an Alliance

371 BCE

Arcadans join Thebes-Persian Alliance

370 BCE

Thebes takes Philip of Macedon Hostage

369 BCE

Athens and Sparta form an Alliance

369 BCE

Plato's Republic Completed

368 BCE

Sartrap Revolt in Persia (with Athens, Sparta, Egypt)

368 BCE - 358 BCE

Aristotle becomes Plato's Student

367 BCE

Thebes makes peace with Sparta/ Sparta deserts Athens

366 BCE

Persian revolt in Sidon and elsewhere

361 BCE

Critias written by Plato

Approx. 360 BCE

Persian Empire: Seleucid

312 BCE - 63 BCE

Persian Empire: Parthian or Arsacid

247 BCE - 224 AD

Persian Empire: Sasanian

224 AD - 651

Muslim conquest of Persia

633 - 654

Persian Empire: Samanid

819 - 999