AP World History Timeline

Events

Xia Dynasty

2070 BCE - 1600 BCE

First Dynasty

Shang Dyansty

1599 BC - 1120 BCE

Zhou Dyansty

1119 BC - Approx. 500 BCE

Era of Greek City-States

750 BCE - 336 BCE

Reign of Alexander the Great 336-323 BCE

Life of Buddha, Confucius, Laozi

Approx. 700 BCE - Approx. 500 BCE

Persian Achaemenid Empire

552 BCE - 330 BCE

Founding of Roman Republic

509 BC

Warring States Period

Approx. 500 BCE - 221 BCE

Golden Age of Athens

479 BCE - 429 BCE

Mauryan Empire

326 BCE - 184 BCE

Rome Conquers Africa and Sicily

Approx. 300 BCE - Approx. 200 BCE

Punic Wars

264 BC - 146 BC

Qin Dynasty

220 BC - 206 BCE

Han Dynasty

205 BC - 220 CE

Yellow Turban Rebellion 184 CE

Height of Roman Empire

200 BCE - 200 CE

Rome Conquers Greece

146 B.C

Chinese Confusion Academy Established

124 BCE

Rome's Transition from Republic to Empire

Approx. 100 BCE - Approx. 100 CE

Rome Conquered Gaul/France

Approx. 50 BC - Approx. 0 CE

Era of Division

0221 - 589

Early State Building of Korea

Approx. 300 - Approx. 600

Buddhism takes Root in China

Approx. 300 - Approx. 800

Gupta Empire

320 CE - 550 CE

Christianity Becomes Official Religion of Rome

Approx. 380 CE

Collapse of Western Roman Empire

Approx. 476 CE

Muhammad Lifetime

570 - 632

Sui Dynasty

0590 - 618

Tang Dynasty

0619 - 907

Rashidun Caliphate

632 - 661

Ummayad Caliphate

661 - 750

Abbasid Caliphate

750 - 1258

Heian Period

794 - 1192

Vietnam Independence from China

939

Song Dynasty

960 - 1279