d. 449 BC

Athenian statesman and general. Fought Persians in Ionia after the war. Friend of Sparta.

Other Resources

Story Links
Book Links
Model Aristocrat  in  Pictures from Greek Life and Story  by  Alfred J. Church
Admiral of the Fleet  in  Tales of the Greeks: The Children's Plutarch  by  F. J. Gould
Cimon Improves Athens  in  The Story of the Greeks  by  H. A. Guerber
Cimon  in  Famous Men of Greece  by  John H. Haaren and A. B. Poland
Cimon  in  Our Young Folks' Plutarch  by  Rosalie Kaufman
Delian League  in  The Story of Greece  by  Mary Macgregor
Eloquence of Pericles  in  The Story of Greece  by  Mary Macgregor
How Athens Rose From its Ashes  in  Historical Tales: Greek  by  Charles Morris
After the Persian War  in  The Story of the Greek People  by  Eva March Tappan

Image Links

 in Famous Men of Greece

A Garden of Ancient Greece, Poynter (adapted)
 in Famous Men of Greece

The Generosity of Cimon, Hall
 in Famous Men of Greece

Cimon Courting the Favor of the Athenians
 in Greatest Nations - Greece