PERIOD 4: Global Interactions

Events

Swahili cities

Approx. 1000 - Approx. 1400

Christian kingdom of Axum

Approx. 1100 - Approx. 1600

Kingdom of Great Zimbabwe

1220 - 1450

Mali Empire

1240 - 1500

Ottoman dynasty

1299 - 1923

Kingdom of Kongo

Approx. 1300 - Approx. 1700

Ottoman capture of Constantinople

1453

Ottoman conquest of Constantinople

1453

Nicolaus Copernicus

1473 - 1543

Martin Luther

1483 AD - 1546 AD

Christopher Columbus's first voyage to the western hemisphere

1492

Vaso de Gama's first voyage to India

1497 - 1499

Smallpox epidemic in the Caribbean

1518

Spanish conquest of Mexico

1519 - 1521

Arrival of conquistadors in Mexico

1519

Mughal dynasty

1526 - 1858

Spanish conquest of Peru

1532 - 1540

Galileo Galilei

1564 - 1642

Spanish conquer of the Philippines

1565 - 1575

Johannes Kepler

1571 - 1630

John Locke

1632 - 1704

Issac Newton

1642 - 1727

Qing dynasty

1644 - 1911

French and Indian War in North America

1754 - 1763

Captian James Cook's voyages in the Pacific Ocean

1768 - 1780