Minoans dominate in sea trade.
Mycenaean's settle in Greek mainland.
Mycenaean's dominate Greek mainland.
Linear B is formed.
Mycenae's civilization falls.
Minoans end mysteriously.
Dorian's come to power but civilization declines and becomes dark age.
first known Olympic games.
Sparta conquers Messenia
Messenians revolt against harsh rule of Sparta and are barley defeated.
Draco develops legal code based on equality of citizens.
Solon rules and gets rid of debt slavery established four social classes based on wealth.
Romans overthrow horrible Etruscan king named Tarquin the Proud
Cleisthenes reforms the idea of democracy by splitting Athens into ten groups based on where you live.
Ionian Greeks living on coast of Anatolia revolt against Persian taxes.
Battle of Marathon.
Persia is defeated.
persians launch new invasion of Greece
Athens Golden Age is formed.
politician named Pericles comes to power in Athens.
12 tables invented
war breaks out between Athens and Sparta
Macedonians invade and defeat Greeks
Macedonians invade Persia
Darius III king of persia fights against alexander the great
alexander wins at issus and is crowned Pharaoh of egypt
Persia is defeated at Guagumela
alexander Conquered parts of Indus Valley
3 wars occur between Rome and Carthage
Scippio defeats hannibal in battle of zama
Caesar declared himself dictator for LIFE
Caesar assassinated on the steps of the senate
Battle of Actium ends Roman Republic
Egypt becomes territory of Rome
Romes republic falls and Octavian rules Rome
Pax Romona is created and peace goes on
The great fire of Rome hits
edict of milan Law from Emperor Constantine who legalized Christianity
Council of Nicea
moves capital to Byzantium but renamed it Constantinople
Christianity is declared the sole religion
German forces take over