WorldHistory Timeline Antarica Clark

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Early Humans and Neolithic Revolution

Humans first domesticate animals

10000 BCE - 9999 BCE

Early humans learned to tame their food.

Neolithic Revolution begins; Humans first invent agriculture

8000 BCE - 7999 BCE

Wheel Invention

5000 BCE - 4999 BCE

First Civilizations

Civilization develops in Ancient Mesopotamia between Tigres and Euphrates

4000 BCE - 3999 BCE

Mummification begins in Egypt

3600 BCE - 3599 BCE

Mummification was used to preserve the body for the afterlife

Invention of first writing system (Cuneiform-pictogram language)

3000 BCE - 2999 BCE

Egyptian Government ruled by Pharaoh

2700 BCE - 2699 BCE

First set of written laws (Code of Hammurabi)

1792 BCE - 1791 BCE

World Religions

Abraham founds Judaism

1800 BCE - 1799 BCE

Hinduism founded in India (Bhagavad Gita written)

1700 BCE - 1699 BCE

Temple mount built(modern site of the Wailing Wall)

957 BCE - 956 BCE

Sidhartha Guatama founds Buddhism

563 BCE - 562 BCE

Jesus Born

4 BCE - 3 BCE

Jesus crucified on the cross

30 CE - 31 CE

Establishment of Christianity

40 CE - 41 CE

Muhammad (founder of Islam) born in Mecca

570 CE - 571 CE

Muhammad died in Jerusalem at the Dome of the Rock site.

Muhammad dies in Jerusalem at the Dome of Rock site

632 CE - 633 CE

Greece/Rome

Civilization develops in Ancient Greece

1600 BCE - 1599 BCE

Homer write Iliad and the Odyssey

890 BCE - 889 BCE

City states of Athens and Sparta develop

800 BCE - 799 BCE

Ancient Rome founded by Romulus and Remus

753 BCE - 752 BCE

Romulus and Remus were raised by a wolf after they were left to die. Romulus killed Remus and named the city after himself, which is where Rome came from.

Rome develops Republic system of government with checks and balances

509 BCE - 508 BCE

Checks on power- each president can serve a maximum of two-four year terms.

Democracy invented in Athens

508 BCE - 507 BCE

Citizens were able to be apart of the government and vote.

Socrates born; invents Socratic method

469 BCE - 468 BCE

Trial of Socrates; Socrates dies

399 BCE - 398 BCE

Julius Caesar is murdered- Roman Republic ends

44 BCE - 43 BCE

Augustus is first Emperor of the Roman Empire; Pax Romana

44 BCE - 43 BCE

Pax Romana is the peace that existed in the Roman Empires.

Roman Empire at its largest

117 CE - 118 CE

Aristotle born; studies with Pluto

384 CE - 385 CE

Fall of the Roman Empire

410 CE - 411 CE

When Julius Caesar was killed, the Roman Empire began to fall because he was popular for so many years as he extended the area under the control of the Romans so people actually didn't mind that he stayed in the power.

Europe in the Middle Ages

Arabs take control of Jerusalem

638 CE - 639 CE

Feudal system develops in Europe

850 CE - 851 CE

The feudal system was the system of giving away land in return for something

First Crusade

1099 CE - 1100 CE

Magna Carta limits the power of British monarch

1215 CE - 1216 CE

States that everyone is equal and and no one gets to step out of their boundaries.

First Bubonic Plague outbreak

1347 CE - 1348 CE

The black plague was cause by fleas on rats and wiped out most of europe's population.

Empire of Ghana and Mali

Complex societies exist in Ghana

1500 BCE - 1499 BCE

Kingdom of Ghana in Northwest Africa

830 CE - 831 CE

Berber Empire takes over Ghana by military force

1235 CE - 1236 CE

Mansa Musa rules Kingdom of Mali

1280 CE - 1337 CE

Mansa Musa takes Hajj to Mecca

1324 CE - 1325 CE

Kingdom of Mali becomes weakened

1599 CE - 1600 CE

Renaissance

Dante writes the Divine comedy in Italy

1310 CE - 1311 CE

The divine comedy is the journey of Dante through hell and back.

Donatello sculpts David

1430 CE - 1440 CE

Printing Press invented by Guttenberg. Renaissance begins

1439 CE - 1440 CE

The printing press allowed for people to be more educated and all knowing due to information spreading quickly.

Drawing technique of perspective invented

1470 CE - 1471 CE

Leonardo DaVinci dissects cadavers to gain better understanding of human body

1489 CE - 1519 CE

Michelangelo sculpts La Pieta

1501 CE - 1502 CE

Leonardo Davinci paints Mona Lisa

1503 CE - 1504 CE

Raphael paints School of Athens

1510 CE - 1511 CE

Shakespeare born; writes the play Macbeth in England

1564 CE - 1565 CE

Cervantes writes the first novel Don Quixote in Spain

1585 CE - 1586 CE

Galileo provides evidence for heliocentricity and is put on trial by the church

1610 CE - 1611 CE

William Harvey discovers the heart pumps blood around the body

1628 CE - 1629 CE

Isaac Newton discovers gravity

1687 CE - 1688 CE

Reformation

Martin Luther nails 95 theses and Protestant reformation begins

1517 CE - 1518 CE

95 changes of the Catholic church due to the sell of indulgences.

King Henry VIII is excommunicated and founds the Anglican Church in England

1531 CE - 1532 CE

John Calvin founds Calvinist church based on the idea of predestination

1536 CE - 1537 CE

Catholic church holds Council of Trent and Counterreformation begins

1545 CE - 1563 CE

Age of Exploration

Aztecs domesticate maize

2500 BCE - 2400 BCE

Invention of the Astrolable makes sea travel easier

1050 AD - 1051 AD

Aztecs invent chocolate

1200 CE - 1201 CE

Aztec city of Tenochtitlan founded

1325 CE - 1326 CE

Constantinople falls to the Ottoman Empire

1453 CE - 1454 CE

Land route to china from europe is blocked

Age of Exploration begins in search of a sea route to China

1453 CE - 1454 CE

Christopher Columbus travels to the Americas instead

1492 CE - 1493 CE

Columbus returns to Island of Espanola in search of the 3Gs

1493 CE - 1494 CE

He had 17 ships and 1000 soldiers with him. The system of ecomieda begins

Indigenous people in the Americas killed with the smallpox blankets

1507 CE - 1508 CE

Spanish leader Cortes and Aztec King Montezuma meet

1519 CE - 1521 CE

Spanish try to convert Aztecs and decimate the Aztec population

1519 CE - 1521 CE

Triangle Trade

Atlantic slave trade(Triangle Trade) begins

1600 CE - 1601 CE

Atlantic slave trade ends

1807 CE - 1808 CE

13th Amendment passed- slavery outlawed in the US

1865 CE - 1866 CE

Enlightenment

Age of Enlightenment

1650 CE - 1804 CE

Thomas Hobbes writes Leviahton about how people need government

1651 CE - 1652 CE

to control their "nasty, brutish" natures

John Locke published 2nd Treatise on government

1689 CE - 1690 CE

About how humans are naturally good and are born with natural rights

Montesquieu write Spirit of Laws advocating separation of powers

1748 CE - 1749 CE

Rosseau writes treatise on Social Contract

1762 CE - 1763 CE

Voltaire invents the idea of civil liberties

1763 CE - 1764 CE

French and American Revolutions

Ancient Rome founded by Romulus and Remus

753 BCE - 752 BCE

Rome develops Republic system of government with checks and balances

509 BCE - 508 BCE

Trial of Socrates; Socrates dies

399 BCE - 398 BCE

Aristotle born; studies with Plato

384 BCE - 383 BCE

Julius Caesar is murdered- Roman Republic ends

44 BCE - 43 BCE

Roman Empire at its largest

117 CE - 118 CE

Fall of the Roman Empire

410 CE - 411 CE

British Parliament passes the stamp act

1765 CE - 1766 CE

British Government passes tea act

1773 ce - 1774 ce

This was the taxation of colonies for payments due to the British government for the direct sale of tea.

Louis XVI rules as absolute monarch of France

1774 CE - 1789 CE

Which was wrong because this means he ruled with too much power.

War breaks out between British and the American colonists

1775 CE - 1776 CE

Declaration of independence written by thomas jefferson

1776 CE - 1777 CE

American Revolutionary war ends

1783 CE - 1784 CE

US Constitution written

1787 CE - 1788 CE

This document served as the foundation for the United States' first national government.

Storming of the Bastille

1789 CE - 1790 CE

An attack on the French government by the French people because they wanted to overthrow the government and be treated right.

French Revolution begins with meeting of the Estates General

1789 CE - 1790 CE

Declaration of the rights of a man and the citizen

1789 CE - 1790 CE

Bill of rights added to the us constitution

1789 CE - 1790 CE

Englishmen Burke and Paine disagree about the French Revolution

1790 CE - 1791 CE

King Louis XVI executed and France declares itself a Republic

1792 CE - 1793 CE

republic- not ruled by a monarchy but by an elected representative.

Robespierre leads Reign of Terror

1793 CE - 1794 CE

Napoleon comes to power and restores peace; writes Napoleonic Code

1804 CE - 1805 CE

Industrial Revolution

Seed Drill invented

1701 CE - 1702 CE

Industrial Revolution begins

1750 CE - 1751 CE

Factory System begins

1750 CE - 1751 CE

Enclosure acts

1750 CE - 1860 CE

Industrial Revolution ends

1750 CE - 1751 CE

Steam engine invented by Watt

1763 CE - 1764 CE

Factory Acts passed in England

1830 CE - 1831 CE

limiting work of women and children to 12hours/day

Strong,flexible steel developed

1856 CE - 1857 CE

Modern Connections

Europe Imperialism in africa begins

1880 CE - 1881 CE

Scopes Trial- John Scopes convicted of violating Butler Act

1925 CE - 1926 CE

by teaching evolution in public schools

Rwanda gains independence from Belgian imperialist control

1932 CE - 1933 CE

Israel founded

1948 CE - 1949 CE

UN Genocide convention in the aftermath of the Holocaust

1948 CE - 1949 CE

First Israel/Palestinian conflict

1948 CE - 1949 CE

Soviet Union launches first satellite Sputnik into space

1957 CE - 1958 CE

Space Race begins

1957 CE - 1958 CE

President Eisenhower makes Sputnik speech

1957 CE - 1958 CE

warning of the dangers of the military industrial complex

Butler Act overturned

1967 CE - 1968 CE

US lands first man on the moon

1969 CE - 1970 CE

President-Globalization

1970 CE - 1971 CE

Nixon watergate scandal breaks out

1972 CE - 1973 CE

Nixon is forces to resign

1974 CE - 1975 CE

Hutu power begins genocide of the tutsi

1994 CE - 1995 CE

Romeo Dallaire goes to Rwanda to try to stop the genocide and is unsuccessful

1994 CE - 1995 CE

Paul Kagame rises to power and genocide in Rwanda ends

1994 CE - 1995 CE

President Clinton hosts Camp David Peace talks

2000 CE - 2001 CE

Between israel and palestinian leaders

Rover lands on Mars

2004 CE - 2005 CE