Thales of Miletus (635/630 BC – 543 BC) was a pre-Socratic philosopher and one of the seven wise men of Greece.
He’s known for his grand knowledge and for his amazing ability to discover new things.
Thales tried to explain natural phenomena of the world without using mythology. He was also known for his successful prediction of the sun eclipse in 585 BC.
Angela Nikolaou, Grade 2, 2nd Junior High School of Paralia