What Happened in 479 BC

  • Battle of Plataea

    The Battle of Plataea was the final land battle during the second Persian invasion of Greece. It took place in 479 BC near the city of Plataea in... Read more

  • Confucius Dies

    Confucius was warmly received in Lu, but there is no indication that he was given a responsible position. Little is known about his last years,... Read more