Social Studies 1

Events

Greece defeats Persia at the Battle of Thermopylae

480 BCE

Punic Wars begin

264 BCE

Julius Caesar elected consul

59 BCE

Roman capital moved to Constantinople

330

Justinian, the greatest Byzantine ruler, dies

565

King John agrees to the Magna Carta

1215

Genghis Khan dies

1227

Marco Polo visits China

1271

Hundred Years War ends

1453

William Shakespeare is born

1564