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Pericles Pio-Clementino Inv269 n2.jpg
Bust o Pericles bearin the inscription "Pericles, son o Xanthippus, Athenian". Marble, Roman copy efter a Greek oreeginal frae c. 430 BC
Bornc. 495 BC
Dee'd429 BC
RankGeneral (Strategos)
Battles/warsBattle in Sicyon an Acarnania (454 BC)
Seciont Sacred War (448 BC)
Expulsion o barbarians frae Gallipoli (447 BC)
Samian War (440 BC)
Siege o Byzantium (438 BC)
Peloponnesian War (431–429 BC)

Pericles (/ˈpɛrɪklz/; Greek: Περικλῆς Periklēs, pronounced [pe.ri.klɛ̂ːs] in Clessical Attic; c. 495 – 429 BC) wis arguably the maist prominent an influential Greek statesman, orator an general o Athens durin the Gowden Age— speceefically the time atween the Persie an Peloponnesian wars.