Greece Events and Accomplishments

Events

Rise of Democracy

594 B.C.

Solon gave Athens a new constitution

Batlle of Marathon

490 B.C.

Battle of Marathon was fought as part of the Persian War

Rise of Theater

468 B.C.

Is appraised and noticed because of Sophocles

Hippocratic Corpus

450 B.C.

A collection of medical works

30 Years of Peace Began

446 B.C.

30 years of peace within Greece

Parthenon

432 B.C.

Parthenon is completed

Plague in Athens

430 BC

Plague broke out in Athens

Academy

386 B.C.

Founded by Plato in Athens

Alexander conquers Persia

333 B.C.

Alexandria

331 B.C.

Alexandria is founded in Eqypt