Glorious Moments And Unforgettable Times

Events

Sargon Becomes World's First Leader

2330 B.C.

Code of Hammurabi (1st Code of Laws - Babylonia)

1792 B.C.

Democracy Established in Ancient Greece (Pericles)

450 B.C.

Julius Caesar Became Dictator of Rome

44 B.C.

Augustus Caesar Becomes First Emperor of Rome

27 B.C.

Magna Carta

1215

Christopher Columbus Reaches America

1492

1st American Colony (St. Augustine, Florida (Spanish))

1565

Formation of Roanoke Island

1585

1st British Colony (Virginia)

1607

Formation of Plymouth Rock

1620

Petition of Rights

1628

English Bill of Rights (Glorious Revolution)

1688

13th British Colony (Georgia)

1732

Albany Plan of Union (Benjamin Franklin)

1754

French and Indian War Begins

1756

French and Indian War Ends

1763

Stamp Act (Tax on Printed Materials)

1765

Boston Massacre (Propaganda)

1770

Boston Tea Party

1772

1st Continental Congress (George Washington Named Confederate Army General)

1774

1st American Army Established

1774

2nd Continental Congress (1st American Government - John Hancock President)

1775

U.S. Marine Corps Established

1775

Naval Department Established by the Second Continental Army

1775

Declaration of Independence (Thomas Jefferson - Father)

1776