AP World Timeline

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Mesopotamian River Valley Civilization

10000 BCE - 6000 BCE

Neolithic Revolution

8000 BCE - 5000 BCE

Indus River Valley Civilization

3300 BCE - 1300 BCE

Egyptian River Valley Civilization

3000 BCE - 2000 BCE

Mayan Civilization

2000 BCE - 900 BCE

Yellow River Civilization/Shang Dynasty

1600 BCE - 1046 BCE

Olmec

1500 BCE - 400 BCE

Bantu Migration

1500 BCE

Aryan Invasion/Vedic Age

1300 BCE - 1000 BCE

Zhou Dynasty

1045 BCE - 256 BCE

Start of Buddhism

600 BCE

Start of Taoism

600 BCE

Classical Greece

510 BCE - 323 BCE

Start of Confucianism

479 BCE

China's Warring States Period

475 BCE - 221 BCE

Rise of Qin Empire

221 BCE

Rise of Han Empire

206 BCE

Start of Roman Empire

27 BCE

Takeover of Roman Emperor Augustus

27 BCE - 14 BCE

Start of Christianity

33 CE

Spread of Buddhism To China

67 CE

Fall of Han Empire

220 CE

Christianity Official Religion of Rome

300 CE

Emperor Constantine Edict of Toleration

311 CE

Byzantine Empire

395 CE - 1453 CE

Fall of Western Roman Empire

476 CE

Arrival of Bananas in Africa

500 CE

Sui Dynasty

589 CE - 618 CE

Start of Islam

610 CE

Tang Dynasty

618 CE - 907 CE

Umayyad Caliphate

661 CE - 750 CE

Abbasid Caliphate

750 CE - 1258 CE

Toltecs

800 CE - 1000 CE

European Feudalism

800 CE - 1400 CE

Kingdom of Ghana

830 CE - 1235 CE

Song Dynasty

960 CE - 1279 CE

Muslim Invasions in India

1200 CE - 1500 CE

Kingdom of Mali

1230 CE - 1600 CE

Aztec Empire

1300 CE - 1500 CE

Kingdom of Songhai

1340 CE - 1591 CE

Incan Empire

1438 CE - 1533 CE

Height of East African City States

1505 CE - 1880 CE