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  550s BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
558 BC - The Chinese state of Jin defeats its rival Qin in battle.
550 BC - Abdera is destroyed by the Thracians.
550 BC - Cyrus of Anshan overthrows Astyages of the Medes, establishing the Persian Empire.
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 History of Cyrus the Great
He was the son of Cambyses I, a descendant of Achaemenes (Hakhamanish) (flourished 7th century BC), and a member of the Achaemenid dynasty.
When Cyrus became (558 BC) ruler of the Persian district of Anshan, the district was subject to the Medes; five years later he led a rebellion against the Medes that resulted in the capture of King Astyages (reigned about 584-c.
550 BC) and the overthrow (550 BC) of the Median Empire.
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 7th century bc   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Hezekiah of the Kingdom of Judah (reigned 715 - 687 BC).
Josiah of the Kingdom of Judah (reigned 641-609 BC).
Solon of Athens, one of the Seven Sages of Greece (638 - 558 BC).
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 solon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In the mid 590s BC he worked to promote renewed conflict against Cirrha over Salamis.
In 594 BC he was made archon of Attica, in order to subdue the civil disorder that was rampant there.
Solon returned to Athens in the 550s BC during the reign of the tyrant Pisistratus.
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 550s BC Online Research :: Information about 550s BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
558 BC - The China state of Jin (state) defeats its rival State of Qin in battle.
556 BC - Pisistratus is exiled from Athens, Greece to Euboea
550 BC - Abdera, Thrace is destroyed by the Thrace.
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 Encyclopedia: 558 BC
Encyclopedia: 558 BC Updated 275 days 13 hours 22 minutes ago.
556 BC - Nabonidus succeeds Labashi-Marduk as king of Babylon
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 6th century BC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The 5th and 6th centuries BC were a time of empires, but more importantly, a time of learning and philosophy.
Ruin of the Kingdom of Judah and the destruction of the First Temple (586 BC), return of the Jews several decades later (538 BC).
Pisistratus, Tyrant of Athens in 561, 559-556 and 546-528 BC.
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 Oera Linda Book Appendices
2012 BC Magyarar and Finnar overrun Skenland, Minna is folk-mother (80 +101 ASA)
The manuscript further states that soon after the passage of the Geertmen there was an earthquake; that the land rose so high that all the water ran out, and all the shallows and alluvial lands rose up like a wall.
This point, then, is the commencement of the isthmus, after the forming of which, the northern inlet was certainly soon filled up as far as the Gulf of Pelusium.
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 Encyclopedia: 6th century BC
Categories: 6th century BC Archaeology or sometimes in American English archeology (from the Greek words αρχαίος = ancient and λόγος = word/speech) is the study of human cultures through the recovery, documentation and analysis of material remains, including architecture, artefacts, biofacts, human remains, and landscapes.
His reign was characterized by his lack of interest in the politics and religion of his kingdom, preferring instead to study the older temples and antiquities in his region.
Centuries: 8th century BC - 7th century BC - 6th century BC Decades: 650s BC 640s BC 630s BC 620s BC 610s BC - 600s BC - 590s BC 580s BC 570s BC 560s BC 550s BC Events and trends Fall of the Assyrian Empire and Rise of Babylon 609 BC - King Josiah of...
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 Persian Empire - an introduction to its history - History Forum   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Iranian plateau was settled about 1500 bc by Aryan tribes, the most important of whom were the Medes, who occupied the north-western portion, and the Parsa (Persians), who emigrated from Parsua, a land west of Lake Matianus (now Lake Orūmīyeh), into the southern region of the plateau, which they named Parsamash or Parsumash.
He overthrew the Median rulers, conquered the kingdom of Lydia in 546 bc and that of Babylonia in 539 bc and established the Persian Empire as the pre-eminent power of the region.
Between 499 and 493 bc he crushed a revolt of the Greek Ionians living under Persian rule along the west coast of Asia Minor, and then launched a punitive campaign against the Greeks of Greece proper for supporting the rebels.
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 558 bc   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
558 BC Centuries: 7th century BC - 6th century BC - 5th century BC
Decades: 600s BC 590s BC 580s BC 570s BC 560s BC - 550s BC - 540s BC 530s BC 520s BC 510s BC 500s BC
561 BC 560 BC 559 BC - 558 BC - 557 BC 556 BC 555 BC 554 BC 553 BC 552 BC 551 BC
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 Jewish History - www.ezboard.com
March 16, 597 BC: Nebuchadnezzar comes upon Jerusalem, a tiny village (eleven acres and about two or three dozen peasant families) that had once been walled-in, but all that was left of the wall structure was one of the corner watchtowers and a 197-foot-long piece of one wall.
559 BC: Cyrus II becomes king of Persia, which is rising as an imperial power in the Near East, and he immediately conquers Babylonia.
558 BC: Cyrus II contemplates the location of Jerusalem, and considers the possibility of building a great city there, and decides to send a buncha Babylonians to build it.
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 About Iran
Sometime in the middle of the second millennium BC the Aryans which constitute a branch of Indo – European people arrived in the Iranian Plateau the migration to Iran, meaning literally the land of Aryans, continued for years.
The last of them Goshtasb is believed by some scholars of history to be the father of Dariush, the Achaemenian King.
550 BC The conquest of Ekbatan by Cyrus
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 Western Political Movers and Shakers of Classical Times (1500 BC - 450 AD) By Miles Hodges   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In 502 BC Cleisthenes announced new reforms of the Athenian constitution designed to reduce the danger of Athens falling into the hands of tyrants--by introducing the practice of ostracism whereby any citizen (including tyrants) could be exiled by a majority vote of the citizenry.
One of Alexander's Macedonian generals, who in 322 BC became satrap (provincial ruler; after 305 BC he converted his title to king) of Alexandrian Egypt and founder of a new Egyptian dynasty that went by his name, Ptolemy.
He was king of Epirus in northwestern Greece--and asked in 281 BC by the people of Tarrentum in Southern Italy (Graecia Minor) to come to help them protect their city from Roman expansion from the north.
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 Biography of Cyrus the Great, founder of the Persian empire
About 558 BC, Cyrus succeeded his father Cambyses I as King of the Persian.
Cyrus conquered the Lydian Empire in Asia Minor, which was ruled by King Croesus, a wealthy man. By 546 BC Cyrus had conquered the Lydian Empire and Croesus became his prisoner.
In 586 BC, when the Babylonians conquered Judea, they deported the majority of the population to Babylon.
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 chronology of boys' clothing : ancient civilizations -- Persia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Cyrus overthre the Median rulers and conquuered important neighboring territories, Lydia (546 BC) and Babylon (539 BC)--establishing Persian as the preminentpower of the age.
His huge army was defeated by the Greeks in the epic battle of Marathon (490 BC), one of the decisive battles of history.
Deprived of supplied by the destruction of the Persian fleet, large elements of the Persian army had to with draw and the reamining units were defeated by the Greeks (439 BC).
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 558 Bc   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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 Albania and Atlant
Against the prevailing opinion, there are many reasons to believe that "Oera Linda Book" is one of the most important books about European history from about 3000 BC to at least to about 500 BC.
Although the last chapter - actually the first chapter - of it was written AD 1256, it was composed to its preserved form AD 803.
The most important part of it - "The Book of Adela's Followers" - was written from 560 BC to 558 BC, but was based on notes that had been kept at least 2000 years.
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 551 BC Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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 550 BC Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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 Zuo Zhuan - Readings - Humanities - Saint Anselm College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Duke Li of Chen was the son of a daughter of the house of Cai.
When Qin received its first great blow [in 533 B.C.], Chen Huan [the representative of the Gongzi Huan in the 5th generation] had begun to be great in Qi.
They shall reverence him as if he were in their ruler’s place." When the boy was born, there was a figure on his hand, that of the character "you," and he was named accordingly.
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 The Oera Linda Book
A Global catastrophe 2,200 BC This is the just the time when also the Akkadian (Sumer) empire fell in ruins.
As mentioned above the time in which Aldland sunk (2,194 BC) and the end of most civilizations in the East (Akkad, Egypt and India) can/t be a coincidence and is too remarkable to be accidental.
Even when we consider that some parts of this manuscript are beside the truth then there are still too many parts left that can be compared with other ancient writers from Greece and Rome, including the dates in which the stories took place.
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 Solon, Athenian statesman
Solon, c.639–c.559 B.C., Athenian statesman, lawgiver, and reformer.
He was also a poet, and some of his patriotic verse in the Ionic dialect is extant.
At some time (perhaps c.600 B.C.) he led the Athenians in the recapture of Salamis from the Megarians.
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 CUPE BC
TRAIL, B.C. – The silence of the MLAs.
That’s part of what’s killing the West Kootenay where workers and residents worry that their communities will turn into ghost towns if the Campbell Liberals aren’t stopped, CUPE said today.
“There are hundreds of houses for sale in the region,” CUPE BC president Barry O’Neill said after his second tour of the region.
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 Abdicate - Chronology accorging to Scripture
560 BC Evil-merodach is murdered by Neriglissar (Nebuchadnezzar's son-in-law).
558 BC Accession year(!) Neriglissar dies and Labashi-Marduk his son, rules 3 to 9 months, but year is accounted to him.
538 BC Cyrus the Persian took Babylon at 62 Daniel 5:30-31, this is his accession year for Babylon.
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 Solon
From Solon to Socrates: Greek History and Civilization During the Sixth and Fifth Centuries B.C. by: Victor L. Ehrenberg
The Granger Movement: A Study of Agricultural Organization and Its Political, Economic and Social Manifestations, 1870-1880
Solon (638 BC - 558 BC) was a famous Athenian law maker.
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 chronology of persian history
This chronology catalogues and compares Iran's colourful history with that of the rest of the world from 4000 BC to modern times.
Greek victory over the Persian army at Marathon - 490 BC Peloponnesian War between Athens and Sparta - 431 to 404 BC Plato and Aristotle in Athens
Punic Wars between Rome and Carthage 264-146 BC Ceaser establishes dictatorship and is assassinated
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