What is considered a disability in Greece?
Degrees of disability: an insured person is considered to suffer from severe disability if – as a result of damage, disease or physical/mental debilitation occurring or deteriorating after becoming insured – he is unable to earn more than 1/5 of the average earnings of an employee in his field for at least one year.
How many Spartans died in the Battle of Thermopylae?
Leonidas, aware that his force was being outflanked, dismissed the bulk of the Greek army and remained to guard their retreat with 300 Spartans and 700 Thespians....
|Battle of Thermopylae|
|Casualties and losses|
|4,000 (Herodotus)||c. 20,000 (Herodotus)|
Did the Romans fight Spartans?
The Romans and their allies then advanced upon Sellasia not far north of Sparta. The Romans were defeated in a small battle and they retreated. The Romans then won another battle against the Spartans and forced them to retreat into the city.
Was Sparta conquered by Macedonia?
The Battle of Megalopolis was fought in 331 BC between Spartan led forces and Macedonia....