Greek History

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Kylon--> Athens

632 BCE

Draco--> Athens

621 BCE

Solon --> Athens

594 BCE

Solon's Reforms -> Athens

580 BCE - 570 BCE

Croesus King of Lydia

560 BCE

Rule of Cyrus the Great of Persia

559 BCE - 530 BCE

Nabonidus of Neo-Babylon Rules

555 BCE - 539 BCE

Pisistratus rules Athens as a Tyrant

546 BCE - 527 BCE

Croesus attacked by Cyrus

546 BCE

Hipparchus and Hippias rule Athens

527 BCE - 511 BCE

Darius the Great rules Persia

522 BCE - 490 BCE

Inscription at Besitun by Darius the Great

519 BCE

Cleisthenes --> Athens

508 BCE

Ionian Rebellion

499 BCE - 494 BCE

Persian War Part I

490 BCE

Battle at Marathon

490 BCE

Battle of Thermopylae

480 BCE

Persian War Part II

480 BCE

Battle of Salamis

480 BCE

Battle of Plataea

479 BCE

Important People --> Golden Age

Sophocles

495 BCE - 405 BCE

Pheidias

490 BCE - 432 BCE

Ostracisms

490 BCE - 480 BCE

Building Navy --> Athens

490 BCE - 480 BCE

Socrates

470 BCE - 399 BCE

Thucydides

460 BCE - 400 BCE

Parthenon

448 BCE - 432 BCE

Temple of Athena Nike

432 BCE - 421 BCE

Erechtheion

421 BCE - 406 BCE