Mycenaean culture evolves on Greek mainland.
Mycenaeans dominate Greek mainland.
Mycenaeans meet Minions and see value of trade and begin to dominate.
Dorians begin to dominate and Greek enters dark ages.
First Olympic games held.
Spartans conquer Messenians and make them slaves.
Messenians revolt against Spartans.
Athenian law called Draco code forms, equality for all citizens.
Solon rules, gets rid of debt slavery, and establishes 4 social classes.
Romans overthrow terrible king, Tarquin the Proud.
Cleisthenes rules and introduces idea of democracy to Athens.
Ionian greeks on Coast of Anatolia revolt against Persian taxes.
Battle of Marathon occurs, Athenians rules by Miltiades, Persia loses.
Persians invade Greeks, build Hellespont.
Athens golden age.
Pericles leads Athens.
12 tables are set into law.
Peloponnessian war breaks out between Athens and Sparta, spartan won.
Macedonians invade Greece.
Alexander invade Persia.
Alexander cuts gordian knot and becomes king of Asia.
Persia is defeated at Guagamela.
Alexander conquers part of Indus Valley.
Punic Wars begin against Rome and Carthage.
Scipio beats Hannibal at Battle of Zama.
Caesar names himself dictator for life.
Battle of Actium happens and ends Roman republic.
Roman peace happens, time of prosperity and peace
Roman Republic falls because of conflict and unrest.
Great Fire of Rome, Emperor Nero is blamed.
Christians are allowed to worship.
Council of Nicea writes Nicene Creed.
Constantinople becomes Roman capital.
Theodosius makes Christianity official religion of the Empire.
Western Empire falls.