Ancient and Classical Civilizations

Events

Neolithic Revolution Emerges and Spreads

8,000 BCE

Hittites Introduce Ironwork

1400 BCE

Jew Settlement near Mediterranean

1200 BCE

End of Ancient Era. Beginning of Classical Era

1000 BCE

First Jewish Diaspora

722 BCE

Persion Conquest of Phoenicia

539 BCE

Birth of Jesus Christ

0 CE

Establishments

Tigris Euphrates River Valley Established

4000 BCE

Egypt Establishment

3000 BCE

Indus River Valley Established

2500 BCE

Shang Established

1500 BCE

Olmecs Established

1400 BCE

Chavin Established

900 BCE

Roman Republic Established

509 BCE

Rise of Buddhism

200 BCE - 200 CE

Teotihucan

100 BCE

End of Jewish State

70 CE

Dynasties

Zhou Dynasty

1029 BCE - 258 BCE

Qin Dynasty

221 BCE - 202 BCE

Han Dynasty

202 BCE - 220 CE

Rulers

Ashoka's Rule

269 BCE - 232 BCE

Julius Caesars Rule

49 BCE - 44 BCE

Caesar Augustus's Rule

27 BCE - 14 CE

Reign of Constantine

306 CE - 312 CE

Roman Empire

Roman Empire

27 BCE - 476 CE

Decline of Roman Empire

180 CE

Greece

Rise of Greece

800 BCE - 470 BCE

Greece's Golden Age

470 BCE - 430 BCE

Philip of Macedonia Conquest to Greece

338 BCE

Alexander the Greats Conquests

338 BCE - 323 BCE

Civilizations

Vedic Age

1500 BCE - 1000 BCE

Andean South America: Chavin

900 BCE - 200 BCE

Olmec Civilization Spreads

800 BCE - 400 BCE

Rise and Fall of Mauryan Civilization

322 BCE - 232 BCE

Hellenistic Period

300 BCE - 100 BCE

Mesoamerica

250 BCE

Moche Civilization

200 CE - 700 CE

Rise and Fall of Gupta Civilization

319 CE - 535 CE

Growth of Mayan Civilization

400 CE