Home Tags Greco Roman World

Tag: Greco Roman World

Articles about the most famous people in ancient Greece and Rome including facts and accomplishments of their emperors as well as contribution of their scientists and thinkers.

Archimedes Contribution Featured

10 Major Achievements of Archimedes of Syracuse

 Archimedes (c. 287 BC – c. 212 BC) was an ancient Greek mathematician, scientist and inventor who lived in the city of Syracuse in Sicily. He is considered one of the greatest mathematicians of all time...
Julius Caesar Accomplishments Featured

10 Major Accomplishments of Julius Caesar

 Gaius Julius Caesar (100 BC - 44 BC) was a Roman general and politician who is one of the most renowned figures of ancient Rome. He is considered one of the greatest military commanders...
Julius Caesar Facts Featured

Julius Caesar | 10 Facts On The Famous Roman Dictator

 Julius Caesar is one of the most renowned names from ancient Rome. Born into not so influential a family, he rose through the ranks in Roman politics to become the most powerful man in...
Augustus Caesar Facts Featured

Augustus | 10 Facts About The First Roman Emperor

 Born Gaius Octavius and also known as Octavian, Augustus Caesar is famous for transforming the Roman Republic, marred by civil wars, into a stable monarchic Empire which would last for around 1400 years. Rising...
Battle of Marathon Facts Featured

Battle of Marathon | 10 Facts On The Famous Ancient Battle

 The Battle of Marathon was fought between an Athenian army aided by a small force from Plataea and the invading Persian force of Emperor Darius I. Greek victory in the battle ended the first...
Augustus Accomplishments Featured

10 Major Accomplishments of Augustus Caesar

 Augustus Caesar, also known as Octavian, reigned over the Roman Empire for 41 years from 27 BC till his death in 14 AD. He ended a period of lengthy civil wars in the Roman...
Battle of Thermopylae Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About The Battle of Thermopylae

 Battle of Thermopylae is most famous for the last stand of 300 Spartans though it is not known by many that it also involved 1100 warriors from other Greek states. It was fought for...
Emperor Nero Facts Featured

Nero | 10 Facts About The Infamous Roman Emperor

 Born in 37 AD and reigning for more than 13 years from 54 AD till his death in 68 AD, Nero was a Roman Emperor who is infamous for his insane acts and the...
Constantine The Great Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About Constantine The Great

 Constantine I, who came to be known as Constantine the Great, was a Roman Emperor at the beginning of the 4th century, who won several important battles to reunite the Roman Empire under one...
Peloponnesian War Facts Featured

10 Interesting Facts About The Peloponnesian War

 Peloponnesian War reshaped the ancient Greek world. It was fought in 5th century BC between the democratic Athens and the Peloponnesian League led by oligarchic Sparta. Lasting for more than a quarter of a...

Trending Now