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Most famous for.... and WHAT ROLE DID HE PLAY IN PERSIAN HISTORY?
He played a key role in Persian History because the decay of the Persian Empire began when his rule began.
WHAT DID HE ACCOMPLISH WAS HE A GOOD LEADER?
- Led the Persian in the Battle of Plataea
- Conquered Northern Greece in the summer of 480 BCE
- The decay of the Achaemenid Empire began under his Rule
Xerxes was not a very good leader because he broke with the policy of ruling foreign lands with a fairly light hand, and ruthlessly ignored Egyptian forms of rule and imposed his will on the rebellious province.