Ancient World and Classical Age (From 3000 BCE - 500 CE)

Africa

Middle Kingdom (Egypt)

Approx. 2000 BCE - Approx. 1700 BCE

India

Aryans Migrate to India

1700 BCE - 1500 BCE

Life of Buddha

563 BCE - 483 BCE

Mauryan Dynasty

321 BCE - 185 BCE

Reign of Ashoka Maurya

268 BCE - 232 BCE

Mesopotamia

Sumerian City-States

3300 B.C.E. - 2350 B.C.E.

Judaism (Age of Prophets)

2000 BCE - 1501 BCE

Code Hammurabi

1754 BCE

Zoroastrianism

700 BCE - 600 BCE

Life of Christ

4 BCE - 30 CE

China

Shang Dynasty

1766 BCE - 1122 BCE

Zhou Dynasty

1046 BCE - 256 BCE

Life of Confucius

551 BCE - 479 BCE

Silk Road

206 BCE

Han Dynasty

206 BCE - 220 CE

Buddhism travels to China

Approx. 100 CE - Approx. 200 CE

Greece and Rome

Roman Republic

509 BCE - 27 BCE

Peloponnesian War

431 BCE - 404 BCE

Alexander the Great

356 BCE - 323 BCE

Roman Empire

27 BCE - 476 CE