World History Timeline

Events

The Crusades

1096 - 1270

Marco Polo Reaches China

1275

Osman

1299 - 1323

Rennaissance

1300 - 1600

Hongwu

1368 - 1398

Ming Dynasty

1368 - 1644

Timur the Lame

1370 - 1405

Yonglo

1398 - 1424

Zheng He V1

1405

Zheng He V2

1407

Zheng He V3

1409

Zheng He V4

1413

Prince Henry Establishes School of Navigation

1419

Zheng He V5

1421

Zheng He V6

1430

China Withdraws from World

1433

Printing Press Invented

1440

Mehmed II

1451 - 1461

Sengoku Period

1467 - 1568

Bartolomeu Dias' Journey

1492

Babur

1494 - 1530

Vasco de Gama's Journey

1497

Cabral Reaches Brazil

1500

Vespucci's Journey

1501

Michelangelo Paints Sistine Chapel

1508 - 1512

Henry VIII

1509 - 1547

Ponce de Leon

1513

Balboa's Journey

1513

The Reformation

1517 - 1555

95 Theses

1517

Charles V

1519 - 1556

Magellan's Journey

1519

Cortes lands in Mexico

1519

Suleyman the Lawgiver

1520 - 1566

Cortes Conquer Aztecs

1521

Humayun

1530 - 1556

Treaty of Augsburg

1555

Pizarro lands in Peru

1555

Akbar

1556 - 1605

Toyotomi Hideyoshi

1585 - 1598

Roanoke

1587

Tokugawa Ieyasu

1600 - 1616

Jahangir

1605 - 1627

Jamestown

1607

Qing Dynasty

1614 - 1912

Sha Jahan

1628 - 1658

Japan Withdraws from World

1639

Aurangazeb

1658 - 1707

Kangxi

1661 - 1722

Qian-Long

1735 - 1796