Centuries: 4th century BC -

**5th century BC**- 6th century BC

Decades: 500s BC 490s BC 480s BC 470s BC 460s BC - **450s BC** - 440s BC 430s BC 420s BC 410s BC 400s BC

Years: 461 BC 460 BC 459 BC 458 BC 457 BC - **456 BC** - 455 BC 454 BC 453 BC 452 BC 451 BC

**Births**

**Deaths**

- Aeschylus, Greek playwright

**Events**