Name

Herodotus

Career

Arts/Writing

Occupation 1

historian

Identifier

Wrote of Persian-Greek naval encounters

Region

Europe

Era

Ancient/Medieval (to 1350)

Born

484

Died

425

Text

First Greek historian to record naval encounters between Greeks and Persians in 5th Century BC

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Image Id: 211

Related Events

440 B.C. - Herodotus writes on earlier maritime conflicts,

Record ID: 20