Biblical History Timeline (800 B.C. to 400 A.D.)

Events

Ancient Greece

800 B.C.

killed or abandoned in the woods

Ancient Rome

753 BCE

kept as jester for high nobility for high nobility

Queen Elizabeth

1601

Queen Elizabeth's government divided poor into three groups, disabled as "helpless poor"

Early Colonial Times

1750

If family support wasn't available, people paid admission to gawk at them

Early American History

1776

home-schooled and excluded from community activities

19th Century Europe

1800

dehumanisation in orphanages/asylum

Involuntary Sterilization

1906

Involuntary sterilization of people developmental disabilities in the US

Nazi Germany

1933

gassed, drugged, and euthanized

21st Century

2000

Housed in separate institutions throughout the world