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In this 490 B.C. battle, the Persian army under Darius (Dar-EYE-us) I was defeated by the Greeks.  Legend has it that Greek runner Pheidippides ran 25 miles from the battle site to Athens, where he reported the Greek victory and then immediately collapsed and died.  What was this famous battle?

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8th Grade General Knowledge
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