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Egyptians Create The Nile Year

4241 BC

Nile Delta and Nile Valley United

3200 BC

Zoser - First King of 3rd Dynasty

2980 BC

Egyptians Predict Sun Rising and Setting

2500 BC

Sundial

1500 BC

First Recorded Eclipse

1361 BC

Saxon Water/Bowl Clock

800 BC

Hourglasses Invented

700 BC

Buddha

500 BC

Metonic Cycle Discovered

432 BC

Airistotle

384 BC

Han Dynasty

202 BC

Alexandria Library Burned

48 BC

Ptolemy

90 AD

Galen

130 AD - 200 AD

Romans Live 7 Day Week

201 AD

Chin Dynasty

265 AD

T'ang Dynasty

618 AD

Byzantine Fleet Retakes Alexandria

645 AD

Vikings

780 AD

Sung Dynasty

960 AD

Eric The Red Outlawed

982 AD

Heavenly Clockwork

1090

First Crusade

1095 AD

Feast of Assumption

1096 AD

Third Crusade

1187

Genghis Khan's Raids

1214

Sixth Crusade

1228

Direct Contact Between China and Europe

1250

Marco Polo Born

1254 AD

Vivaldi Brothers Disappeared

1291

Modern Hour 24

1330 AD

First Mechanical Clock

1344 AD

Catalan Atlas

1375

Salisbury Clock (Oldest Working Clock in England)

1380

Henry the Navigator Born

1394 AD

Alexander VI

1431

The Great Withdrawal

1433

Leonardo da Vinci Born

1452

Gutenberg's Bible Printed

1454

Copernicus

1473 - 1543

Michelangelo Born

1475

Magellan

1480

Luther Born

1483

Clocks Must Hang Over Pulpit

1483

Columbus's Wife Dies

1485

Columbus Finds America

1492

Vespucci DepartsLisbon

may 15 1501

Vespucci Returns

1502

Calvin Born

1509

Vespucci Dies

1512

Charles V Announces support for Magellan

March 22 1518

Magellan travels Atlantic into Pacific

1519 - 1522

Magellan Dies a Hero

April 27 1521

Sack of Rome

1527

Tycho Brahe

1546 - 1601

Al-Idrisi Makes World Map

1550 AD

Wanli is Born

1563

William Shakespeare Born

1564

Galileo Galilei

1564 - 1642

Johannes Kepler

1571 - 1630

2nd Supernova

1572

Search For Prestor John

1573

Pope Gregory Takes 10 Years Out of Callender

1582

Microscope Invented

1590

Kepler met Tycho

1600

Supernova

1604

Dioptrice by Kepler

1611

King James Bible

1611

Thirty Year War

1618 - 1648

Malpighi

1628

Robert Hooke Born

1635

Isaac Newton

1642 - 1727

Hooke Spring Clock

1658 AD

John Ray Dies

1705

Buffon

1707

Johann Joachim Winckelmann

1717 - 1768

Eclipse

1766

Endeavour Sails From Plymouth

1768

American Revolutionary War

1775 - 1783

Cook Recives Copley Medal

1776

Declaration of Independence

1776

Cannon Clocks Made

1786 AD

Decades Invented

1792

Darwin

1809

Karl Marx

1818 - 1883

Heinrich Schliemann

1822 - 1890

The Communist Manifesto

1848

Sigmund Freud

1856 - 1939

On the Origin of Species

1859

American Civil War

1861 - 1865

Schliemann Priams Tresure

1873

Schliemann Finds Agamemnon's Mask

1876

Louis Pasteur Rabies

1886

World War I

1914 - 1918

World War II

1939 - 1945

William Pomeroy Born

February 18 1995