Period 6 AP HISTORY TIMELINE

Events

Human migration to North America from Siberia

13000 BCE

Beginning of Agriculture in South Asia

8000 BCE - 7000 BCE

Origin of Sudanic cultivation

7500 BCE

Origins of maize in Mesoamerica

4000 BCE

Era of sumerian dominance in Mesopotamia

3200 BCE - 2350 BCE

Origins of agriculture in New Guinea

3000 BCE

Egyptian Old Kingdom

2660 BCE - 2160 BCE

High point of Harappan society in India

2500 BCE - 2000 BCE

Era of Babylonian dominance in Mesopotamia

2350 BCE - 1600 BCE

Xia Dynasty in China

2200 BCE - 1766 BCE

Beginnings of Bantu migrations in Africa

2000 BCE

Shang Dynasty in China

1766 BCE - 1122 BCE

Egyptian New Kingdom

1550 BCE - 1070 BCE

Vedic Age in India

1500 BCE - 500 BCE

Austronesian migrations to Pacific Islands

1500 BCE - 700 CE

Olmec Society

1200 BCE - 1000 BCE

Zhou Dynasty in China

1122 BCE - 256 BCE

Early Aryan migrations into the Ganges River Valley

1000 BCE

Invention of iron metallurgy in sub-Saharan Africa

1000 BCE

Era of Assyrian dominance in Mesopotamia

1000 BCE - 612 BCE

Chavin cult in South America

1000 BCE - 300 BCE

Formation of regional kingdoms in northern India

1000 BCE - 500 BCE

Conquest of Egypt by King Kashta of Kush

760 BCE

Establishment of first Aryan cities in the Ganges Valley

750 BCE

Assyrian conquest of the kingdom of Israel

722 BCE

Period of Warring States in China

403 BCE - 221 BCE

Mochica society

300 CE - 700 CE

Maya Society

300 CE - 1100 CE