November, 9, 518 B.C.: New Apis Found For Egyptians. After Dariush suppressed the revolts in each corner of the vast Persian Empire, he visited the Satrapy of.
Persepolis. Founded by Darius I in 518 B.C., Persepolis was the capital of the Achaemenid Empire. It was built on an immense half-artificial, half-natural terrace.