Scythians migrate from Persia into the Asian steppes.
Cyrus defeats the Medes
Cyrus the Great successfully rebels against the Medes and establishes the Achaemenid Empire of Persia
Cyrus founds his own empire
Cyrus the Great of Persia founds the Achaemenid Empire.
Persia controls Lycia
Persia controls Lycia.
fall of Babylon
Fall of Babylon, conquered by Cyrus of Persia. Return of the Jews
cambyses the second is made king
Cambyses the second is made king after the unfortunate death of Cyrus the great
The Massagetae won the battle, killed Cyrus, and recovered his body from the battlefield. Queen Tomyris had the head of Cyrus cut from his body, which she dipped in blood as a symbolic act of revenge for her son
Persia controls the indus valley
Persia conquers the Indus Valley
thestart of the battle between massagetae and persia.
As soon as Tomyris learnt of her son's death, she decided to attack the Persians. In the steppe was a battle in which Massagetae unleashed all its might and fury on the Persian army. ... Tomyris' victory over Cyrus became a legend. For a long time, the Saka and the Massagetae had secured their borders against the Persians