10 Important People From Ancient Greece – World Atlas
Ancient Greece has been of special interest to historians for centuries. A quick survey shows why. It is a time lauded for its great thinkers, artists, military leaders, and lawmakers. It witnessed the birth of democracy and the establishment of the city-state, as well as the professionalization of the medical field and the foundation of the first university. The following is a list of ten of the most important people from ancient Greece, each of whom shaped society—past and present—in some fundamental way.