Neanderthals (or Neandertals) are our closest extinct human relatives. There is some debate as to whether they were a distinct species of the Homo genus (Homo neanderthalensis) or a subspecies of Homo sapiens. Our well-known, but often misunderstood.
Development of settlement and better skills: 10,000-4,000 BC
Settlements are permanent and people develop their skills
The very first olympic game was recorded 776 BC
Its when people recorded the very first Olympic game
End of Assyrian empire 616 BC
At the end of the seventh century, the Assyrian empire collapsed under the assault of Babylonians from southern Mesopotamia and Medes, newcomers who were to establish a kingdom in Iran. Nimrud was destroyed twice, first in 614 and again in 612 B.C
First pantheon in Rome 27 BC
TERTIUM. FECIT” meaning “It was built by Marcos Agrippa in his third consulate”). It is the only remain from the original temple built by Agrippa and it is believed that Hadrian left it as a gesture to his predecessor when he rebuilt the pantheon
Birth of Jesus and death 1-49 AD
1 AD - 49 AD
The beginning of AD which is the birth of jesus
Roman persecution of christians begins 64 AD
When the Roman Empire started torturing Christians.
Increasing invasion of Roman Empire 250-299 AD
Invading barbarians had established their own power in most of the area of the Western Empire.
Vandals destroy Rome 455 AD
Vandals took over the area of the Western Empire that was Rome's breadbasket.
Viking invasion of Britain 793 AD
Vikings begin their attacks on England
Vikings discover Greenland 900 AD
When the vikings discovered a land which was named Greenland
Columbus reaches America 1942 AD
When Columbus reached America and discovered it
Start of french reveloution 1789 - 1799 AD
1789 AD - 1799 AD
It was a period of far-reaching social and political upheaval in France that lasted from 1789 until 1799
Victoria becomes queen 1873 AD
She became England's longest reigning monarch, her offspring governed Europe, she gave her name to an era, but she was only a teenager when she ascended the throne of the world's mightiest empire.
First world war 1914 - 1918 AD
1914 AD - 1918 AD
Francis Ferdinand assassinated at Sarajevo
Kaiser William II promised German support for Austria against Serbia
Austria declared war on Serbia
Germany declared war on Russia
Second world war 1939 - 1945 AD
1939 AD - 1945 AD
France and Great Britain declare war on Germany. Germany, Italy, and Japan sign the Tripartite Pact creating the Axis Alliance. Germany and the Axis Powers attack Russia with a huge force of over four million troops.