History Midterm Timeline

Events

Mycenean Society

1600 BCE - 1100 BCE

Composition of Rig Veda

1400 BC - 900 BC

Emergence of Varna Distinctions

1000 BC

Era of Classical Greece Polis

800 bc - 338 bc

Founding of Rome

753 BC

Life of Siddhartha Gautama, the Buddha

563 BCE - 483 BCE

Achaemenid Empire

558 BCE - 330 BCE

Reign of Cyrus the Achaemenid

558 BCE - 530 BCE

Confucius

551 bc - 479 bc

Reign of Darius

521 BCE - 486 BCE

Establishment of the Roman Republic

509 BCE

Persian Wars

500 BCE - 479 BCE

Battle of Marathon

490 bc

Battle of Salamis

480 bc

Peloponnesian War

431 BC - 404 BC

Period of Warring States

403 BC - 221 BC

Reign of Alexander the Great

336 bc - 323 bc

Invasion and conquest of the Achemenid empite by Alexander of Macedon

334 BCE - 330 BCE

Seleucid Dynasty

323 BCE - 83 BCE

Mauryan Dynasty

321 BC - 185 BC

Reign of Chandragupta Maurya

321 bc - 297 bc

Reign of Ashoka Maurya

268 bc - 232 bc

Punic Wars

264 BC - 146 BC

Parthian Dynasty

247 B.C.E. - 224 C.E.

Qin Dynasty

221 BCE - 207 bc

Early Han Dynasty

206 BC - 9 CE

Reign of Han Wudi

141 bc - 87 bc

Civil War in Rome

Approx. 100 Bc - Approx. 0 BC

Gaius Julius Caesar as dictator

46 BC - 44 BC

Rule of Agustus

31 BCE - 14 CE

Augustus named Octavian (start of Roman Empire)

27 BC

Life of Jesus

4 BC - 33 Ce

Reign of Wang Mang

9 AD - 23 AD

Later Han Dynasty

25 CE - 220 CE

Yellow Turban Rebellion

184 CE

Collapse of Han Dynasty

220 CE

Sasanid Dynasty

224 C.E. - 651 C.E.

Reign of Constantine

313 ad - 337 ad

Edict of Milan

313 AD

Council at Nicaea

325 ce

Collapse of Western Roman Empire

476