Greek timeline


spartan conquest of messinia

Approx. 743 bce - Approx. 710 bce

an underlying cause for the war was ethnic and regional tension between Sparta and Messenia
the war was fought in between sparta and messenia
the Spartan's attack on Ampheia was a big battle

Persian war 1

490 BCE - 479 BCE

took place in 490 BC, during the first Persian invasion of Greece. It was fought between the citizens of Athens

Persian war 2

480 bce - 479 bce

The second Persian invasion of Greece king Xerxes wanted to conquer Athens
Battles of Thermopylae, Salamis, Plataea occured in this war

Peloponnesian War 1

Approx. 431 BCE - Approx. 404 BCE

Sparta won and started the war against Athens. Both places never fully regained their armies power back
Sparta wins the battle of Tanagra is a big event

King Alexander of Persia

355 BCE - 323 BCE

the dude faught in the battle of issues and tyre.
some people say that he died of natural causes but others say he was poisoned. he died at age 32

trojan war


the trojan war was a war in between Troy and Mycenaean Greece. The war was only one battle. The Greeks prevailed. An iconic aspect was that the greeks won by sneeking into rome in a giant wooden horse