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Conflict

The Trojan War and the destruction of Troy (Ilium)

1200 BC

Greek / Persian Wars led by Xerxes

499 BC - 478 BC

Peloponnesian War

431 BC - 404 BC

Goverment/Culture/Other

The great Minoan civilization

2500 BC

The Dark Ages of greece and the fall of the Mycenean culture

1050 BC - 750 BC

Development of the first Greek Alphabet

850 BC - 700 BC

Homer writes the Iliad and the Odyssey

750 BC - 700 BC

Spartans Conquer southwest Peloponnesia

730 BC - 710 BC

South-West of Greece

700 BC

The Rise of the Greek tyrants

650 BC

Darco's code of law is introduced

622 BC - 621 BC

Greek Coin currency introduced

600 BC

Cleisthenes introduces democracy in Athens

505 BC

The Greek Classical Period

500 BC - 323 BC

Sophocles writes his first tragedy

468 BC

The Peloponnesian Wars begins between Spart and Athens

461 BC - 446 BC

Construction of the parathenon and Arc

449 BC - 432 BC

Socrates is executed for his opposition tot he Thirty Tyrants

423 BC - 399 BC

Alexander the Great dies at Babylon

336 BC - 323 BC

King Philip V of Greece loses to Romans forces at Kynoskephalai

197 BC