Ancient Greece By Max

  • 146

    Battle Of Corinth

    The Battle Of Corinth a horrific battle between the Roman Republic and the Greek state of Corinth and their allies in the Achaean League in 146 BC. It resulted in total destruction to the state of Corinth which was previously know for it's fabulous wealth.
  • 323

    Alexander The Great

    Alexander Died.
  • 326

    Alexander Crosses The Indus

    Alexander the Great crosses the Indus near Attock and enters Taxila, whose ruler, Taxiles, furnishes 130 war elephants and troops in return for aid against his rival Porus, who rules the lands between the Hydaspes and the Acesines.
  • 332

    Siege of Tyre

    The Siege of Tyre was a terrible siege in the Greek city of Tyre. It was orchestrated by Alexander the Great in 332 BC during his campaigns against the Persians. The Macedonian army was unable to capture the city through conventional means because it was on an island and had walls right up to the sea.
  • 336

    Alexander Great Becomes King Of Macedonia

    Alexander succeeded his father, Philip II of Macedon, to the throne in 336 BC after Philip was assassinated. Upon Philip's death, Alexander inherited a strong kingdom and an experienced army.
  • 377

    Peace of Antalcidas

    The Peace of Antalcidas is a cause guaranteeing the greek cities independence.
  • 447

    Pericles Leads HIs Army Into War

    Pericles leads Athenian forces in the expulsion of barbarians from the Thracian peninsula of Gallipoli, in order to establish Athenian colonists in the region.
  • 460

    Golden Era

    Perikles leads Athens through it's golden era.
  • 500

    Heraclitus The Philospher

    Heraclitus was a pre-Socratic Greek philosopher, a native of the Greek city Ephesus, Ionia, on the coast of Asia Minor. He was of distinguished parentage. Little is known about his early life and education, but he regarded himself as self-taught and a pioneer of wisdom.
  • Jan 3, 776

    The First Olympics

    The Ancient Olympics were a series of athletic competitions among representatives of various city-states of Ancient Greece. They were held in honor of Zeus, and the Greeks gave them a mythological origin.
  • Jan 8, 1100

    Greek Dark Ages

    The Greek Dark Ages are terms which have regularly been used to refer to the period of Greek history from the presumed Dorian invasion and end of the Mycenaean Palatial civilization around 1200 BC, to the first signs of the Greek city-states in the 9th century BC.
  • Jan 7, 1194

    Trojan War

    The Trojan War was waged against the city of Troy by the Greeks after Paris of Troy took Helen from her husband Menelaus king of Sparta.
  • The Death Of Pericles

    Pericles was the leader of Athens. He sadly past away.