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§Middle East

§Modern Iran

Construction of Apadana (audience hall) of Darius and Xerxes, ceremonial complex, at (Parsa) Persepolis, Iran started by Darius I in the fourth year of his reign.

§Asia

§China

Zhou Jing Wang is the king of China.

§Rome

Lucius Tarquinius Superbus is the king of Rome

§India

Darius I of Persia (present Iran) invades Indus Valley. This Zoroastrian king shows tolerance for local religions.

§Sources

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