The Greek Golden Age

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Classical Age of Greece

500 BCE - 323 BCE

Wars between Persia and Greece

499 BCE - 479 BCE

Battle of Marathon

490 BCE

Xerxes' Invasion

480 BCE - 479 BCE

Battle of Salamis

480 BCE

Reforms of Athenian Court System

461 BCE

Pay for Athenian Officeholders

451 BCE

Restriction of Athenian Citizenship

451 BCE

Sophists Begin Teaching in Athens

450 BCE

Peace Treaty between Athens and Sparta

446 BCE

Sophocles Presents "Antigone"

441 BCE

Peloponnesian War

431 BCE - 404 BCE

Herodotus Finishes "Histories"

420 BCE

Athenian Expedition against Sicily

415 BCE - 413 BCE

"Lysistrata"

411 BCE

Rule of the Thirty Tyrants

404 BCE - 403 BCE

Restoration of Athenian Democracy

403 BCE

"The Apology of Socrates"

399 BCE