Jessica Nelson

Events

Neolithic Era

8000 B.C. - 4000 B.C.

Era of Copper Weapons

4000 B.C.

First Dynasties in Egypt

4000 B.C.

Old and Middle Kingdoms

4000 B.C.

Formation of Mesopotamia city-states

4000 B.C.

Formation of Mesopotamia city-states

Sumerian Empire of Ur

2100 B.C. - 2000 B.C.

Minoan Civilization of Crete

2000 B.C. - 1400 B.C.

Emergence of Indo-European peoples

1700 B.C. - 1500 B.C.

Mycenaean Civilization; bronze era of weapons

1580 B.C. - 1120 B.C.

New Egyptian Kingdom

1567 B.C. - 1069 B.C.

Moses and Sinai Period

1300 bc

Beginning of Iron Age

1200 bc

Emergence of Dorian Greeks

1200 bc

End of Priam's Kingdom

1154 bc

Fall of Troy in Asian Minor

1154 bc

Dark Ages of Greece

1120 bc - 800 bc

Priest/Prophet Samuel appoint Saul (1st king of Israel)

1020 bc

Prophet/ King David's reign of Israel

1000 bc - 960 bc

King Solomon of Israel

960 bc - 922 bc

division into kingdoms Israel and Judah

Era of Homer

800 bc - 700 bc

Founding of Rome Italy

753 bc

Greek Colonization Begins; Era of Hesiod

750 bc - 550 bc

Assyrian Empire

745 bc

The beginning of the rise of tyrants

650 bc

New Babylonian Empire

612 bc - 539 bc

The poetess Sappho active; lyric poets

600 bc

Thales, first significant Greek Philosopher/Scientist

590 bc

Solon reforms laws/society of Athens

590 bc

Pythagoras Active; Era of Archaic Art/Architecture

582 bc - 507 bc

Pisistratus Rules Athens

561 bc - 527 bc

Anaximander Proposition

550 bc

Anaximander proposes that humans are descendants of fish

Aeschylus

545 bc - 456 bc

Persian Empire

539 bc - 330 bc

Founding Of Roman Republic

509 bc

Cleisthenes forms Athenian Laws

508 bc

Sophocles

496 bc - 406 bc

Classical Era of Art

490 bc - 336 bc

Persian Wars; Greece Victorious

490 bc - 479 bc

Euripides

485 bc - 406 bc

Herodotus

484 bc - 430 bc

Establishment of Delian League

477 bc

Socrates

469 bc - 339 bc

Hippocrates

460 bc - 377 bc

Era of Pericles of Athens

460 bc - 429 bc

Thucydides

460 bc - 400 bc

Delian Treasury Moved to Athens

454 bc

Aristophanes

450 bc - 385 bc

Democritus

440 bc

Parthenon Completed on the stop of the Acroplis Athens

432 bc

Pelopennesian War; Sparta Victorious

431 bc - 404 bc

Plato

427 bc - 347 bc

Aristotle

384 bc - 322 bc

Reign of Phillip of Macedon

359 bc - 336 bc

Battle of Chaeronea

338 bc

Conquest by Alexander the Great

336 bc - 323 bc

Rome gains control over Egypt and Greece

146 bc