Ancient Greece

Events

minoan

3600 bc - 1100 bc

Bronze age civilization , flourished on the island of crete

mycenaeans

1600 BC - 1100 BC

Last phase of the Bronze Age

Dark Age

1200 BC - 800 BC

400 years of no written records

Trojan War

1200 bc - 800 bc

philosophers

600 bc - 100 bc

love of wisdom

pythagoras

570 bc - 495 bc

father of geometry

persian war

499 bc - 449 bc

spartans and athens army went to war with persia

Battle of Marathon

490 bc

Athens fight as one to hold off persia

Battle of Thermopylae

480 bc

King Leonidas decided to help Athens and sent his 300 spartans to fight with the Athens

socrates

470 bc - 399 bc

Taught on the streets

peloponnesian war

431 bc - 404 bc

Spartans and Athens are now at war

plato

427 bc - 347 bc

student of socrates

Aristotle

384 BC - 322 BC

Most famous of Platos students

Phillip II

359 bc - 336 bc

Turned macedonia into the cheif of power