Drew world history semester two

China

Jin Dynasty controlled northern China

1115 - 1234

Ghengis Khan became leader of Mongols

1206

Beginning of Yuan Dynasty

1279

End Of Yuan Dynasty

1368

Hongwu becomes the first emperor of the Ming

1368

several naval expeditions are led by Admiral Zheng He

1405 - 1433

Establishment of the Manchu as a people and the proclamation of the Qing Dynasty

1636

Beginning of Qing Dynasty

1644

End of Ming

1662

Opium War

1839 - 1842

Marx Publish Communist Manifesto

1848

Taiping Rebellion

1851 - 1864

British and French invade and Loot Summer Palace

1856 - 1864

Sino-Japenese War

1894 - 1895

Boxer Rebellion

1898 - 1901

New Culture Movement introduced

1912

Establishment of Chinese Republic

1912

Yuan Shikai proclaims himself Emperor but dies within six Months

1912

World War I

1914 - 1919

Warlord Period

1916 - 1928

May Fourth Movement

1919

Nationalist Army Kills Communists

1927 - 1932

Long March

1934 - 1935

Japanese Invasion of China & Rape of Nanking

1937

World War II

1937 - 1945

China Becomes Communist

1948

Communist Victory In China

1949

Korean War

1950 - 1953

5 Year Plan

1953 - 1957

Great Leap Forward

1958 - 1959

Famine

1959 - 1962

Cultural Revolution

1966 - 1976

Mao Zedong DIes

1976

Creation of Special Economic Zones

1980 - 1990

June Fourth Movement

1989

Hu Jintao becomes the leader of China

2003

Islamic World

Turksih Muslims begin migrating into Middle East

1040

The pope preaches first crusade

1095

Pope Urban II Calls the First Crusade

1095

First Crusade

1096 - 1099

Seljuk Turk Rule Throughout the Middle East

1098 - 1308

Jerusalem falls to the Europeans

1099

Muslim recapture Edessa

1144

Second Crusade

1145 - 1149

Saladin becomes the most important man west of Baghdad

1174

Third Crusade

1189 - 1192

Death of Saladin

1193

Series of unsuccessful European Crusades

1201 - 1291

Ottoman conquer Constantinople

1243

Last Europeans are expelled from Syria and Palestine

1291

Official "independence" of the first Ottoman State

1299

Founding of the Safavid Dynasty

1501

Qajar Dynasty Begins

1722

Afgahns Conquered Isfahan

1779

Crimean War with Russia

1854 - 1856

Hussein-McMahon coresspondence

1915

1916

Balfour Declaration

1917

Republic of Tueky is formed

1922

Pahlavi Dynasty gained control

1924

Resolution 181

1947

Israeli Independence/Arab-Israeli War

1948

Yom Kippur/Ramadan War

1973

Iranian Revolution

1979