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Greek timeline 776 BC The first Olympic  games 750 BC Early Greek culture.  Homer writes the  epics the Iliad and  the Odyssey. 490 BC Greeks defeat Persian  invades at the battle  of Marathon. 450 BC Athens becomes a very  powerful city and  controls an empire! 440’s BC Greek theatre thrives in  Athens. Many of the most  famous Greek plays are  written. 432 BC The Parthenon in  Athens is finished being  built. 431 BC – 404 BC War between Athens and  Sparta. 404 BC Sparta defeats  Athens. 146 BC Romans conquer Greece. End  of Greek empire. 0 AD Jesus Christ  was born 455 AD End of Roman  empire. 1896 AD Modern Olympic  games begin. 2006 AD PRESENT  DAY.
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Greek timeline 776 BC The first Olympic  games 750 BC Early Greek culture.  Homer writes the  epics the Iliad and  the Odyssey. 490 BC Greeks defeat Persian  invades at the battle 
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