Indonesian History

Main

Indian Bhuddist begins to arrive in Indonesia

200

Purnawarman rules Tarumanagara Kindom in Sunda Region

395

Cailendra Dynasty builds Borobudur Temple

750 - 824

Hindu Prambanan Temple Completed

850

East Java ruled by King Dharmawangsa

991 - 1016

Spread of Islam reaches Indonesia on Northern Sumatra

1200 - 1300

Singasari Kindom

1222 - 1292

Kertanegara refuses to pay tribute to Kublai Khan's emissaries

1280

Marco Polo Visits Sumatra

1292

Majapahit Kingdom becomes most powerful in Indonesian History

1350

Aceh converts to Islam

1450 - 1496

Portuguese conquer Malacca

1511

Founding of VOC

1602

Ambonya Massacre

1623

Batavia attacked by Sultan Agung

1628 - 1629

Treaty of Breda between Dutch and English

1667

VOC bankrupt, Dutch government assumes control

1798

The British led by Raffles temporarily rule in Indonesia

1818 - 1824

Prince Diponegoro leads rebellion

1825 - 1830

Culture System Introduced

1830

Eruption of Krakatoa

1883

Communists (PKI) revolt against Dutch Colonial Government

1926

Japan conquer Dutch Forces in Indonesia

1942

Sukarno declares Indonesian Independence

17 August 1945

Japan surrenders in WWII

September 2 1945

Dutch grants Indonesia independence

1949

Founding of Indonesian National Party

1955