AP World History Timeline chapters 1-5

Events

first use of Hieroglyphics 3200 BC

3200 BC

first appearence of cities 3000 BC

3000 BC

Menes united all of Egypt 3000 BC

3000 BC

Old Kingdom begins 2660 BC

2660 BC

Sumer developed Cuneiform 2600 BC

2600 BC

Sargon came to power 2334 BC

2334 BC

beginning of Xia Dynasty 2200 BC

2200 BC

Middle Kingdom begins 2040 BC

2040 BC

Hammurabi to power 1792 BC

1792 BC

Code of Hammurabi 1750 BC

1750 BC

Sumerian culture ended 1750 BC

1750 BC

beginning of Shang Dynasty 1600 BC

1600 BC

New Kingdom begins 1550 BC

1550 BC

beginning of Vedic Age 1500 BC

1500 BC

Indus Valley (Harappan Civilization) ends 1500 BC

1500 BC

Phoenicians intoduce the alphabet 1100 BC

1100 BC

Phoenicians Domination of Trade begins 1100 BC

1100 BC

beginning of Zhou Dynasty 1100 BC

1100 BC

New Kingdom ends 1070 BC

1070 BC

beginning of Varna (Caste System) 1000 BC

1000 BC

King David rule begins 1000 BC

1000 BC

King Soloman's rule begins 970 BC

970 BC

Phoenician Domination of Trade ends 700 BC

700 BC

beginning of the Babylonian captivity 600 BC

600 BC

beginning of Qin Dynasty 221 BC

221 BC