Earliest Civilization based on mainland Greece
Traditional Dating of the Trojan War
Greek colonization of the shores of the Mediterranean
Evacuation and sack of Athens.
Roman occupation of Greece, traditional end of Athenian way of life.
Archons now number 9 instead of 1 and are elected yearly.
Introduction of coinage and systems of measurement, attempts of democratic reform.
Set government on democratic footing.
Continues to be an influential figure in Athens until his death in 429.
Athens surrenders, losing the war.
Fall of 30 tyrants
Athens devolps the black-figure method of pottery decoration
Traditional red-figure pottery is devolped in Athens
Connects Athens to port city of Piraeus
Pericles leads project.
Kills thousands, including Pericles.
Plato establishes the Athenian Academy.