WORLD HISTORY TIMELINE 1200S-1700S

Americas

Aztec Empire Emerges

1200 CE

Peak of Aztec Empire

1400 C.E.

Inca Civilization Emerges

1438

COLUMBUS

1492

Spanish conquer Aztecs

1521

Spanish conquer Incas

1533

British Colonies

1607 - 1776

Jamestown Established

1607

Mayflower lands at Plymouth

1620

Europe

Magna Charta

1215

King John of England is forced to sign the Magna Charta

Crusades End

1290

Renaissance

1327 - 1610

Black Plague kills 25 million

1347 - 1351

Guttenberg printing press

1440

Martin Luther's 95 Theses

1517

Protestant Reformation

1517 - 1648

Scientific Revolution

1543 - 1687

Elizabeth I

1558 - 1603

Shakespeare's 1st play

1590

Russia

Mongols takeover Russia

1240 - 1480

Ivan the Great fights Mongols

1470

Ivan the Terrible

1547 - 1584

Peter the Great

1682 - 1725

Asia

Genghis Khan

1206 - 1227

Mongols invade India

1221

Mongols fail to conquer Japan twice

1274

Kublai Khan & Yuan Dynasty

1279 - 1368

Ming Dynasty

1368 - 1644

Japanese Civil War

1467

Mughals Rule India

1527 - 1707

Qing Dynasty Starts

1644

Africa

Mali Empire

1230 - 1600

Songhai Empire

1468 - 1592

Atlantic Slave Trade

1500 - 1800

Middle East

Islamic Golden Age Ends

1258

Ottoman Empire

1299 - 1800

Mehmed II conquers Constantinople

1453

Suleyman the Magnificent

1520 - 1566