SS7 History of the Western World

Events

Ancient Greece

1600 BC - 323 BC

First Olympic Games: 776 B

776 BC

Maya Civilization

700 BC - 900 AD

Ancient Rome

509 BC - 476 BC

Roman Republic founded

509 BC

Invention of Democracy

509 BC - 507 BC

Golden Age of Athens

479 BC - 404 BC

Life of Socrates

469 BCE - 399 BCE

Silk Road trade

130 BC - 1453 AD

Life of Julius Caesar (first Roman emperor)

100 BC - 44 BC

Life of Jesus Christ

0 AD - 33 AD

Rome adopts Christianity

380 AD

Medieval Europe

500 AD - 1500 AD

Beginning of Islam

622 AD

Indian Ocean Trade

800 AD - 1500 AD

The House of Wisdom in Baghdad

800 AD - 1259 AD

The Crusades

1095 AD - 1275 AD

Aztec Civilization

1100 AD - 1520 AD

100 Year War

1337 AD - 1453 AD

The Black Death

1348 AD - 1350 AD

The Renaissance

1350 AD - 1550 AD

Inca Civilization

1400 AD - 1500 AD

Age of Exploration: 1450-1750 AD

1450 AD - 1750 AD

Columbus sails to the Americas

1492 AD