Timeline of historical periods

Events

Neolithic Revolution

12,000 BCE

Mesopotamia

3,500 BCE - 559 BCE

Nile River Valley Civilization

3,500 BCE - 500 BCE

Nubia

3300 BCE - 350 BCE

Norte Chico

3000 BCE - 1800 BCE

Indus Valley

2500 BCE - 1500 BCE

Xia Dynasty

2070 BCE - 1600 BCE

Babylonia

2000 BCE - 1500 BCE

Mayan(Pre-Classic)

2000 BCE - 200 BCE

Shang Dynasty

1600 BC - 1046 BC

Olmecs

1200 BC - 400 BC

Zhou Dynasty

1046 BCE - 256 BCE

Bantu Migrations

1000 BCE - 1700 CE

Chavin

900 BCE - 200 BCE

Greek City-States

800 BCE - 323 BCE

Persia Achaemenid

553 BCE - 330 BCE

Roman Republic to Fall of Western Rome

509 BCE - 476 CE

Hellenstic Empire

323 BCE - 30 BCE

Mauryan Empire

322 BCE - 185 BCE

Persia Parthian

247 BCE - 224 CE

Qin Dynasty

221 BCE - 207 BCE

Han Dynasty

206 BCE - 220 CE

Teotihuacan

150 BCE - 650 CE

Moche

1 CE - 700 CE

Axum

100 CE - 940 CE

Mayan(Classical)

200 CE - 909 CE

Persia Sassanid

224 CE - 561 CE

Gupta Empire

320 CE - 550 CE

Ghana Empire

330 C.E - 1235 C.E

Byzantine Empire

330 CE - 1453 CE

Medieval Europe

476 CE - 1500 CE

Sui Dynasty

589 CE - 618 CE

Tang Dynasty

618 CE - 907 CE

Umayyad Caliphate

661 CE - 750 CE

Abbasid Caliphate

750 CE - 1258 CE

Vikings

793 CE - 1066 CE

Heian Period in Japan

794 C.E - 1185 C.E

Holy Roman Empire

800 CE - 1806 CE

Kievan Rus

882 CE - 1240 CE

Song Dynasty

960 CE - 1279 CE

Swahili States

1000 CE - 1500 CE

Polynesian Migrations

1000 CE - 1300 CE

First Great Schism

1054 CE

Feudal Japan

1185 CE - 1333 CE

Delhi Sultanate

1206 CE - 1526 CE

Mongol Empire

1206 CE - 1368 CE

Mali Empire

1230 CE - 1600 CE

Yuan Dynasty

1279 CE - 1368 CE

Ottoman Empire

1299 CE - 1922 CE

Aztec/Mexica Civilizations

1345 CE - 1521 CE