Important Events in Ancient Greece

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Invasion of Dorians

1200 B.C.

Dorians invade Mycenaean civilization

Solon

594 B.C.

Established four political and economic reforms.

Daris the Great's death

490 B.C.

Dies "from" embarrassment

War began

480 B.C.

Xerxes starts the war to avenge his father's death

Sacrifice of the Spatrans

480 B.C.

The 300 Spartans sacrificed themselves so that other city-states could prepare for battle

End of War

476 B.C.

The Athens wins the war.

Delian League

475 B.C.

Council of City-State that protects each other. Athens rules this council.

Socrates

470 B.C. - 399 B.C.

Focused on individuality actions and challenging authority. We put on trail for his teachings.

Pelponnesian war

430 B.C - 404 B.C

War between Athens and Sparta that lasted 26 years. Sparta comes out victorious.

Aristotle

384 B.C. - 322 B.C.

Came up with syllogisms. Was the teacher of Alexander the great.

Macedonian Invasion

359 B.C. - 338 B.C.

Under the rule of Phillip Macedonian invades Greece city states.

Alexander The Great's empire

334 B.C. - 323 B.C.

Alexander concurred Persia and Egypt for his empire.