War between Persians and the Greeks. Greeks win both wars.
Golden Age of Greece
479 BCE - 431 BCE
Greece at its height - art, architecture, wealth.
431 BCE - 404 BCE
War between Sparta and Athens, Sparta wins.
Alexander the Great
336 BCE - 323 BCE
Great military figure of the Macedonians, amassed an empire.
336 BCE - 30 BCE
753 BCE - 509 BCE
The kind took advice from a council of elders, which limited his power. His position was not hereditary; instead, he was elected by a committee of 300 members of the ruling patrician class - the Senate.