History Timeline

Events

The Crusades

1096 - 1270

spread Christianity, expanded the territories of many European countries, increased trade, spread knowledge and began an era of persecution and war against non-Christians

Maro Polo reaches China

1275

Osman

1299 - 1644

Renn

1300 - 1600

MIng Dynasty

1368 - 1644

Hongwu

1368 - 1398

Timur the Lame

1370 - 1405

Yonglo

1398 - 1424

Zheng He v1

1405

Zheng He v2

1407

Zheng He v3

1409

Zheng He v4

1413

Zheng He v5

1417

Prince Henry Establishes School of Navigation

1419

influenced other explorers

Zheng He v5

1421

Zheng He v6

1430

China withdraws from world

1433

Printing Press Invented

1440

made the production of a mass of printed materials possible to be created

Mehmed II

1451 - 1461

Sengoku Period

1467 - 1568

Bartolomeu Dias' Journey

1488

Columbus 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 VII

1509 - 1547

Balboa's Journey

1513

Ponce de Leon

1513

95 Theses

1517

The Reformation

1517 - 1555

this movement altered the beliefs and practices of the Roman Catholic Church

Magellan's Journey

1519

Cortes lands in Mexico

1519

Charles V

1519 - 1556

Suleyman the Lawgiver

1520 - 1566

Cortes Connquers Aztecs

1521

Humayun

1530 - 1556

Pizarro lands in Peru

1532

Pizarro conquers Inca

1533

Toyotomi Hideyoshi

1536 - 1598

Treaty of Augsburg

1555

Akbar

1556 - 1605

Roanoke

1587

Tokugawa Ieyasu

1600 - 1616

Imperialism in India

1600 - 1947

Jahangir

1605 - 1627

jamestown

1607

Qing Dynasty

1614 - 1912

Shah Jahan

1628 - 1658

Japan withdraws from world

1639

Hobbe's Social Contract

1651

Aurangzeb

1658 - 1707

Kangxi

1661 - 1722

Enlightment

1685 - 1815

helped open people's thoughts to new scientific ways of thinking to help the world and to understand how the scientific processes worked

Montesquieu

1689 - 1755

Locke's Human Nature

1689

Voltaire

1694 - 1778

Rousseau

1712 - 1778

Qian-Long

1735 - 1796

Becaria

1738 - 1794

Imperialism in Africa

1750 - 1914

disrupted culture , traditions, led others to rebel
created better sanitiation. health care, and better education for them.

Industrial Revolution

1750 - 1850

improved systems of transportation, communication and banking

British Imperialism in India

1750 - 1914

lose independence, experiences famines, loses their traditional way of life, gets better sanitation, and ends local warfare

Wollstonecraft

1759 - 1797

Catherine the Great

1762 - 1796

Imperialism in Southeast Asia

1800 - 1900

provided them with better housing, schools, sanitation
also created conflicts by others rebelling

Latin American revolutions

1800 - 1914

Latin american countries fight for their independence from Spanish and french rule