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302 BC facts for kids

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Millennium: 1st millennium BC
Centuries: 5th century BC4th century BC3rd century BC
Decades: 330s BC  320s BC  310s BC  – 300s BC –  290s BC  280s BC  270s BC
Years: 305 BC 304 BC 303 BC302 BC – 301 BC 300 BC 299 BC

Events

  • Following their agreement to work together to defeat Antigonus, Seleucus invades Asia Minor from Babylonia, while Ptolemy attacks Syria and Lysimachus moves into the western part of Asia Minor.
  • Docimus, the regent of Phrygia, and Phoenix, the strategos of Lycia, desert Antigonus.
  • The Macedonian general, Philetaerus, moves his allegiance from Antigonus to Antigonus' rival, Lysimachus. In return, Lysimachus makes Philetaerus guardian of the fortress of Pergamum with its treasure of some 9,000 talents.
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