Han Dynasty

Events

Compass invented

206 BCE

Liu Bang established the Former Han Dynasty

202 BCE

Liu Bang rules the Han Dynasty

202 BCE - 195 BCE

Empress Lu rules the Han Dynasty

195 BCE - 180 BCE

Liu Bang dies, and Empress Lu comes to power

195 BCE

Empress Lu dies

180 BCE

Wudi rules the Han Dynasty

141 BCE - 87 BCE

Wudi fought with the Xiongnu

130 BCE - 110 BCE

Former Han ended

9 CE

Wang Mang controlled the region

9 CE - 23 CE

Reign of the Later Han Dynasty

25 CE - 220 CE

Cai Lun invented paper

105 CE

Wheelbarrow invented

200 CE