Pausanias (General) Timeline

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  • c. 510 BCE - c. 465 BCE
    Life of Spartan regent and general Pausanias.
  • 480 BCE
    Pausanias is made regent of Sparta for his young cousin Pleistarchus.
  • 479 BCE
    Xerxes' Persian forces are defeated by Greek forces at Plataea effectively ending Persia's imperial ambitions in Greece.
  • 478 BCE
    Spartan general Pausanias is given command of a force and takes both Cyprus and Byzantium.
  • c. 475 BCE
    Athenian general Cimon defeats Spartan general Pausanias and takes Byzantium.
  • c. 471 BCE
    Spartan general Pausanias is put on trial for the second time with a charge of treason but is acquitted for a second time.
  • c. 115 CE - c. 180 CE
    Rough dates of the lifespan of Pausanias (Geographer).
  • 117 CE - 138 CE
    Rule of the Roman Emperor Hadrian who supports great building projects in and around the Agora of Athens.
  • c. 155 CE
    Pausanias begins writing his Description of Greece around this time.

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510 BCE - 465 BCE: Life of Spartan regent and general Pausanias.
 
480 BCE: Pausanias is made regent of Sparta for his young cousin Pleistarchus.
 
 
479 BCE: Xerxes' Persian forces are defeated by Greek forces at Plataea effectively ending Persia's imperial ambitions in Greece.
 
 
478 BCE: Spartan general Pausanias is given command of a force and takes both Cyprus and Byzantium.
 
 
475 BCE: Athenian general Cimon defeats Spartan general Pausanias and takes Byzantium.
 
471 BCE: Spartan general Pausanias is put on trial for the second time with a charge of treason but is acquitted for a second time.
 
115 CE - 180 CE: Rough dates of the lifespan of Pausanias (Geographer).
 
117 CE - 138 CE: Rule of the Roman Emperor Hadrian who supports great building projects in and around the Agora of Athens.
 
155 CE: Pausanias begins writing his Description of Greece around this time.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
600 BCE 500 BCE 400 BCE 300 BCE 200 BCE 100 BCE 0 CE 100 CE

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