History of the World

6 Eras

8000 BCE - 500 BCE
500 BCE - 500 CE
500 CE - 1492
1492 - 1750
1750 - 1914
1914 - Present

Key Events

8000 BCE - 3000 BCE
3500 BCE - 1200 BCE
1200 BCE - 550 BCE
499 BCE - 449 BCE
431 BCE - 401 BCE
264 BCE - 146
130 BCE - 1453
200
313
1071
1096 - 1270
1215
1347 - 1352
1350 - 1600

Key People

2370 BCE - 2315 BCE
1792 BCE - 1750 BCE
1479 BCE - 1458 BCE
1304 BCE - 1237 BCE
634 BCE - 562 BCE
604 BCE - 531 BCE
563 BCE - 483 BCE
551 BCE - 479 BCE
470 BCE - 399 BCE
356 BCE - 323 BCE
269 BCE - 231 BCE
156 BCE - 87 BCE
4 BCE - 29 CE
239 - 272
272 - 337
527 - 565
570 - 632
624 - 705
748 - 814
1162 - 1227
1215 - 1294
1280 - 1337
1280 - 1326
1336 - 1405
1412 - 1431
1530 - 1584

Middle East (Southwest Asia)

3500 BCE - 2350 BCE
2575 BCE - 2134 BCE
2334 BCE - 2193 BCE
2040 BCE - 1640 BCE
2000 BCE - Present
1900 BCE - 1600 BCE
1550 BCE - 300 BCE
1532 BCE - 1070 BCE
1300 BCE - 1200 BCE
911 BCE - 612 BCE
550 BCE - 330 BCE
323 BCE - 83 BCE
247 BCE - 224 CE
224 - 651
656 - 661
661 - 750
750 - 1250
751
1299 - 1923
1501 - 1736
1526 - 1857

North America

1765 - 1783

Latin America

1400 BCE - 400 BCE
1000 BCE - 300 BCE
100 BCE - 750 CE
200 - 700
250 - 900
1492
1910 - 1920
1959

Europe

2000 BCE - 1500 BCE
1150 BCE - 800 BCE
800 BCE - 500 BCE
509 BCE - 27 BCE
500 BCE - 323 BCE
323 BCE - 146 BCE
27 BCE - 476
330 - 1453
718 - 1482
962 - 1806
1054
1066
1215
1240 - 1502
1337 - 1453
1618 - 1648

China (East Asia)

1600 BCE - 1046 BCE
1046 BCE - 221 BCE
480 BCE - 221 BCE
221 BCE - 206 BCE
206 BCE - 220 CE
589 - 618
618 - 907
960 - 1279
1279 - 1368
1368 - 1644
1644 - 1912
1851 - 1864
1899
1937 - 1938

South Asia (India)

2600 BCE - 1900 BCE
1500 BCE - 700 BCE
322 BCE - 185 BCE
320 - 550
1206 - 1520
1857

Southeast Asia

Central Asia

Africa

3000 BCE - 1500 BCE
1500 BCE - 1000
400 - 1200
1230 - 1600
1899 - 1902

Oceania

East Asia (except China)

645
1603 - 1868