In 1450 BC, the Minoan Culture disappears with no trace what so ever.
The Minoans had a very strong Navy which contributed to their domination of sea trade.
The Mycenaean civilization was ruled by warrior kings, and they had heavy fortification (Defenses)
During 1150 BC the Dorian's make a move and move onto Greece.
First known Olympic games held every four years to honor the gods.
Messenians revolt against harsh rule.
Draco develops a legal system based on equality of citizens.
Solon rules. He gets rid of debt slavery and establishes four social classes based on wealth.
Romans overthrow Etruscan king Tarquin.
Cleisthenes or statesman who rule and split Athens in ten groups based on where you live.
Ionian Greeks revolt against Persian taxes.
Persians launch new invasion of Greece.
Athens Golden Age begins.
Pericles a politician leads Athens.
Roman law carved on stones.
War breaks out between Athens and Sparta.
Alexander the Great defeats Darius at Granicus
Persia is defeated for a second time.
Alexander takes over parts of the Indus River Valley.
Three wars between Rome and Carthage.
Roman general outsmart the Hannibal's and defeats them.
Caesar is assassinated on the steps of the senate
This battle ends the Roman republic.
The Great Fire of Rome (Christians blamed)
Christians allowed to worship.
The council of Nicaea writes the Nicene Creed.
Moves capital to Byzantium but renamed it Constantinople, “city of Constantine.”
Emperor Theodosius makes Christianity the main religion.
Western Europe Falls.
Sparta conquers Messenia.