AP World

Events

Neanderthal

Approx. 6000 BCE

The first early humans.

Mohenjo-Daro

3300 bce - 1700 bce

King Menes unifies and rules Upper and Lower Egypt

3100 bc

Old Kingdom of Egypt

2700 BC - 2200 BC

Harappan (Indus Valley Civ)

2600 BCE - 1900 BCE

Sargon of Akkad

2334 BCE

Ruler of the first civilization.

Abraham

2166 bc - 1991 bc

Main prophet behind Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.

Pastoralists

2100 BCE

Types of farmers that included herding animals.

Xia

2070 bce - 1600 bce

Epic of Gilgamesh

2000 BCE

Stories that involved the life of king Gilgamesh in the Akkadian empire.

Agricultural Revolution

2000 BCE

Start of crops and put an end to nomadic life since a stable set of food was created.

Middle Kingdom of Egypt

2000 BCE - 1800 BCE

Shang

1765 B.C.E. - 1027 B.C.E.

New Kingdom

1550 BCE - 1070 BCE

Vedas

1500 bce

Indian texts.

Olmecs

1500 BC - 400 BC

Iron & bronze work

1200 bce - 1000 bce

Work with iron and bronze for tools and weapons.

oracle bones

1200 bc - 1050 bc

Zhou

1046 B.C. - 256 B.C.

Chavin

900 BCE - 200 BCE

Upanishads

800 BCE - 400 BCE

Laozi

600 BCE - 500 BCE

caste system

600 bc

Siddartha Guatama

563 BCE - 483 BCE

The Buddha.

Cyrus

0559 bc - 0530 bc

Achaemenid Empire

558 BCE - 330 BCE

Confucius

551 BCE - 479 BCE

Darius

521 BCE - 486 BCE

Buddhism

520 bc

Roman Republic

509 bce - 29 bce

Daoism

500 BCE

Confucianism

479 bce

Era of Warring States

475 bce - 221 bce

Socrates

469 bc - 399 bc

Pericles

429 BC

Plato

427 BCE - 347 BCE

Legalism

400 BCE - 225 BCE

Aristotle

384 BC - 322 BC

Mencius

372 bce - 289 bce

Alexander the Great

336 BCE - 323 BCE

Mauryan Dynasty

321 BCE - 185 BCE

Ashoka

268 BCE - 232 BCE

Qin Shihuangdi

221 BCE - 210 BCE

Qin Dynasty

221 BCE - 206 BCE

Han Dynasty

206 BCE - 220 CE

Mochica

200 BCE - 700 CE

Julius Caesar

100 BC - 44 BC

Augustus Caesar

27 BC - 14 AD

Pax Romana

27 BC - 180 AD

Jesus

4 BC - 33 AD

Christianity

32 CE

Ban Zhou

45 CE - 116 CE

Female Chinese teacher that used humor to get a message across.

Trajan

98 AD - 117 AD

Roman Empire

117 CE - 118 CE

Yellow Turban Rebellion

184 CE

Germanic Invasions

200 CE - 500 CE

Constantine

274 ce - 337 ce

Diocletian

284 - 305

Mayan

300 CE - 1100 CE

Popol Vuh

300 CE - 1100 CE

Chandra Gupta

320 A.D.

Gupta Dynasty

320 CE - 550 CE

Attila

434 - 453

Split of Roman Empire

476 ce

Fall of Rome

476