Ancient Greece Facts – 65 Interesting Greece Facts

Ancient Greece fun facts

Ancient Greece was the most advanced economy in the world, in the 5th and 4th century BC.

Greeks often used to ate dinner while lying on their sides.

Ancient Greece boys went to school at the age of 7 if they lived in Athens and if they lived in Sparta, they went to barracks.

Greek mathematicians discovered Pythagoras, Euclid and Archimedes theorems.

In Ancient Greece, one would throw an apple at someone to say they love.

Men and women wear similar clothes called chitons. They are tunics which they wear as comfortable outfits.

Dinosaur, the word comes from Ancient Greek and it means ‘terrible lizard.’

Romans and Ancient Greeks often bought slaves with salt.

Ancient Greeks did not wear shoes, they preferred to go barefoot as much as possible.

Ancient Greek Aristarchus of Samos first proposed the theory that sun is the center and the planets revolve around it, in 3rd century BC.