Biography of King of Esparta Agesilao I (445-361 a.C.)

King of Sparta, who was born the year 445 and died in 361 b.c. gave battle unto the Greeks and seized in a short time the greater part of Asia minor. He/She then entered Boeotia and defeated the Allied armies of the beccios, the agrivos and the Athenians. He/She defended the city of Sparta against Epaminondas, who then beat him at Mantineia; returning to his homeland after a war that took place in Persia, he/she fell ill and died at the age of eighty-four.