World timeline

Events

Early Agriculture

9000 B.C.E.

Neolithic Era

9000 bc - 4000 bc

First cities emerge

4000 bc

in mesopotamia

Sargon of Akkad

2370 bce - 2315 bc

king of Kish

Indo-European immigrants settled in Greece

2000 bce

Hammurabi

1792 BC - 1750 BC

Crete fell under foreign domination

1100 bce

Assyrians

911 BCE - 612 BCE

The Persian War

500 bce - 479 bce

Battle of Marathon

490 bce

Socrates

470 BC - 399 BC

Pericles

443 bce - 429 bce

The Peloponnesian War

431 bce - 404 bce

Plato

428 BC - 348 BC

Aristotle

384 BCE - 322 BCE

Philip of Macedon

359 bce - 336 bce

Cicero

106 bce - 43 bce

Juilus Caesar is assasinated

44 B.C.

The barracks emperors seize the throne

235 - 284

Diocletian

284 - 305

Odovacer deposed the Roman emperor

476

Justinian

527 - 565

Muhhamad

570 - 632

Eastern Orthodox vs. Roman Catholic SCHISM

1054

Marco Polo

1254 - 1324

John of Montecorvino

1291 - 1328

Ibn Battuta

1304 - 1369

Hundred Years War

1337 - 1453

Hongwu Emperor

1368 - 1398

Renaissance

1400 - 1600

witch hunts

1400 - 1700

Portugueses conquered Ceuta

1415

Portugese seize Moroccan city of Ceuta

1415

Spanish Inquisition

1478

Martin Luther

1483 - 1546

Dias around the Cape of Good Hope

1488

Christopher Columbus

1492

Vasco da Gama reached India and Calicut

1497 - 1500

Iberians settle in the Americas

1500 - 1800

Ferdinand Magellan crossed both the Atlantic and Pacific

1519 - 1522

Hernan Cortés

1519 - 1521

Conquered the Aztec Empire

Charles V

1519 - 1556

Holy Roman Emperor

African slaves for cane and sugar production

1530

The Virgin of Guadalupe became a national symbol

1531

Francisco Pizarro

1532 - 1533

toppled the Inca Empire

The Society of Jesus (Jesuits)

1540

Founded by Ignatius Loyola

Copernicus

1543

Heliocentric

Council of Trent

1545 - 1563

Civil War of France

1562 - 1598

Galileo Galilei

1564 - 1642

Spanish conquest of the Philippines

1565

Johannes Kepler

1571 - 1630

War between Catholic Spain and Protestant England

1588

The East India Company

1600

The United East India Company

1602

Thirty Years War

1618 - 1648

Cardinal Richelieu

1624 - 1642

England Civil War

1642 - 1649

Isaac Newton

1642 - 1727

Louis XIV

1643 - 1715

Peace of Westphalia

1648

Voltaire

1694 - 1778

Captain James Cook

1728 - 1779

Seven Years' War

1756 - 1763

James Cook explores Australia

1770

England established colony in Australia

1788