World History

North Africa and the Middle East

Old Kingdom of Egypt

Approx. 2700 BC - Approx. 2200 BC

Middle Kingdom of Egypt

Approx. 2040 BC - Approx. 1640 BC

New Kingdom of Egypt

Approx. 1550 BCE - Approx. 1070 BCE

Birth of Mohammad

570 CE

Ottoman Empire [1453 - 1919 CE]

1453 - 1919

Greece and Rome

Minoan Age

Approx. 2000 BC - Approx. 1400 BC

Mycenaean

Approx. 1700 BC - Approx. 1200 BC

Greek Dark Ages

Approx. 1200 BC - Approx. 800 BC

Rise of Greek Influence

Approx. 850 B.C. - Approx. 31 B.C.

Roman Monarchy

756 BC - 509 BC

Homer

Approx. 700 BC

Roman Republic

509 BC - 27 BC

Athenian Golden Age

479 BC - 431 BC

Hellenistic Greek Period

323 BC - 31 BC

Julius Caesar is Assassinated

44 BC

Roman Empire

27 BC - 476 AD

Birth of Christ

4 BC

Byzantine Empire

330 - 1453

Ottomans Sack Constantinople

1453

Modern Europe

Battle of Hastings

1066

Renaissance

Approx. 1400 - Approx. 1600

French Revolution

1789 - 1799

China and India

Birth of the Buddha

563 bc

The Americas

Columbus's Discovery of the New World

1492

Asia and Africa

Not including China and India