zariyas Greek military history timeline


Dorian Conquest of Mycenae

Approx. 1100 BCE

a group of men from the North, who spoke Greek invaded the Peloponnese.

Sparta conquest of Messiaen Civilization

Approx. 743 BCE - Approx. 724 BCE

The war was prolonged into 20 years. The result was a Spartan victory. Messenia was depopulated by emigration of the Achaeans to other states.

1st Persian War (Darius) Battle of Marathon

490 BCE - Approx. 490 BCE

It was fought between the citizens of Athens, aided by Plataea, and a Persian force commanded by Datis and Artaphernes.

2nd Persian War (Xerxes) Battles of Thermopylae, Salamis, Plataea

480 BCE - 479 BCE

the Persian king was eager for a decisive battle . Then they attempted to conquer Greeks mainland , but ending up losing .

Peloponnese War (2nd) - Athens v Sparta

431 BCE - 404 BCE

this was an ancient Greek war fought by Athens and Peloponnesian , this was is divided in three phases

Battle of Chaironea

Approx. 388 BCE

near the city of Chaeronea in Boeotia, between the Macedonians led by Philip II of Macedon and an alliance of some of the Greek city-states led by Athens and Thebes

Theban-Spartan War or Boeotian War, 379-371

Approx. 379 BCE - Approx. 371 BCE

a conflict triggered by Sparta's attempts to impose her dominance over the rest of Greece

Phillip 2 conquest of Greece

Approx. 337 BCE

It was these decisive victories that finally secured Philip position with the majority of Greece under Macedonian sovereignty

Macedonia v Greece

Approx. 168 BCE

Both Macedonia and Greece were annexed by the Romans after the battle of Pydna

Trojan war

Approx. 19 BCE - Approx. 10 BCE

the trojan war was between the Greeks and the people of Troy