European Age of Imperialism in Asia and Africa (1800-1914)

Asia

Opium War

1839 - 1842

Taiping Rebellion

1850 - 1864

Perry arrives at Tokyo

1853

Sepoy Rebellion

1857

Fall of the Tokugawa

1868

Meiji Constitution

1890

Open Door Policy

1899

French create Indochinese Union

1900

Boxer Rebellion

1900

Russo Japanese War

1904 - 1905

Africa

French seize Algeria

1830

Boer's Great Trek

1835

David Livingstone arrives

1841

Suez Canal opens

1869

Zanzibar slave market closes

1873

British establish Gold Coast Colony

1874

British establish informal protectorate over Egypt

1881

Berlin Conference

1884 - 1885

Clash at Fashoda between Britain and France

1898

Boer War

1899 - 1902