Eighth Grade History Timeline


Roman Republic is founded

509 B.C.

Democracy develops in Athens

508 B.C.

Peloponnesian War Begins

431 B.C.

Athens Surrenders Ending The Peloponnesian War

404 B.C.

Julius Ceasar becomes dictator for life ,ending the Republic.

44 B.C.

Jesus is born,according to Christian tradition.

1 A.D.

Jesus crucified for challenging Roman dogma

33 A.D.

Nero began to offcially persecute Christians

64 A.D.

The Colosseum is completed

80 A.D.

The Pax Romana ends

180 A.D.

Diocletian divided thr empire

285 A.D.

Constantine ended the Persecution of christians

313 A.D.

Built "New Rome" in modern day Turkey

330 A.D.

Theodosius made christianty the official religion of the roman empire

380 A.D.

Theodosus officialy made the Roman empire two seprate empires

395 A.D.

Alaric (Goths) destroyed Rome

410 A.D.

Western Roman empire collapses

476 A.D.