Life of Plato timeline

Life of Plato timeline - 427 347 B Aristocles Life ofCE Aka...

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Life of Aristocles Aka Plato 427 – 347 BCE
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Born 427 BCE In Athens To a Noble Family Ariston and Perictione
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As a child Plato excelled in all activates including but not limited to music, math, debate, logic, poetry, writing, reading, and physical sports He also received his nickname of Plato from the Greek word platon which means broad or wide
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404 BCE Plato witnessed the execution of his uncle, Critias, during the war between aristocrats and democrats
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In Plato’s Teens He served time in the Athenian military and received the prize for bravery Distinguished himself in 3 battles
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BY 407 BCE Plato became a student of Socrates
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399 Socrates’ execution Plato became reclusive from Athens and public life He then took refuge in Megara with Eucledies ( the founder of the Megarian school of Philosophy)
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Death of Socrates Jacques-Louis David, Death of Socrates
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390 - 388 Plato traveled through Greece, Egypt, Italy ,Sicily and Cyrene Studying the history, the culture and the human behavior of all he encountered
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387(? Not a data known for sure) Plato returned to Athens and founded his Academy Plato founded one of the earliest known organized schools in Western Civilization on a plot of land in the Grove of Hecademus or Academus. The Academy was
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