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Early Humans and Neolithic Revolution

Humans first domesticate animals

10000 BCE - 9999 BCE

Neolithic Revolution begins; Humans first invent agriculture

8000 BCE - 7999 BCE

We dont have to hunt for our food anymore , we can live in one area and buy our own food.

Wheel invented

5000 BCE - 4999 BCE

First civilizations

Civilizations develops in Ancient Mesopotamia between Tigress and Euphrates

4000 BCE - 3999 BCE

Mummification begins in Egypt

3600 BCE - 3599 BCE

Invention of first writing system

3000 BCE - 2999 BCE

Cuneiform - pictogram language

Egyptian government ruled by Pharoah

2700 BCE - 2699 BCE

First set of written laws

1792 BCE - 1791 BCE

This was the first set of written laws in the whole world.

World Religions

Abraham founded Judaism

1800 BCE - 1799 BCE

He is father of many religion that people worshipp today

Hinduism founded in India

1700 BCE - 1699 BCE

Bhagavad Gita written

Temple Mount built

957 BCE - 956 BCE

Sidhartha Guatama founds Buddhism

563 BCE - 562 BCE

Jesus Born

4 BCE - 3 BCE

This is important because the people has been waiting for Massaih

Jesus crucified on the cross

30 CE - 31 CE

Establishment of Christianity

40 CE - 41 CE

Christianity is all about finding out about the creator of this universe, finding out what He wants from us, and obeying Him.

Muhammed born in Mecca

570 CE - 571 CE

Muhammad dies in Jerusalem at the Dome of the 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 Romolus and Remus

753 BCE - 752 BCE

Rome develops eplubic system of government with checks and balances

509 BCE - 508 BCE

Democracy invented in Athens

508 BCE - 507 BCE

Democracy was an importance because everybody voices could be heard, and the world still use this government idea today

Socrates born; invents Socratic Method

469 BCE - 468 BCE

Trial os Socrates; Socrates dies

399 BCE - 398 BCE

Aristotle born; studies with Plato

384 BCE - 383 BCE

Julius Caesar is murdered - Roman Replubic ends

44 BCE - 43 BCE

Augustus is first Emperor of the Roman Empire;Pax Romana

44 BCE - 43 BCE

Roman Empire at its largest

117 CE - 118 CE

Fall of the Roman empire

410 CE - 411 CE

Europe in the Middle Ages

Arabs take control of Jerusalem

638 CE - 639 CE

Feudal system develops in Europe

850 CE - 851 CE

First Crusade

1099 CE - 1100 CE

Magna Carta limits the power of British Monarch

1215 CE - 1216 CE

First Bubonic Plague outbreak

1347 CE - 1348 CE

Empires of Ghana and Mali

Complex societies exist in Ghana

1500 BCE - 1499 BCE

Kingdom of Ghana in Northwest Africa

830 CE - 1235 CE

Empires take 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 - 1600

Renaissance

Dante writes Divine Comedy in Italy

1310 - 1311

Donatello sculpts David

1430 - 1440

Printing Press invented by Guttenburg. Renaissance begins

1439 - 1440

This is where printers got their idea faster. It made copies of papers faster

Drawing techinique of perspective invented

1470 - 1471

It made pictures look much realer and had a 3D effect

Leonarde De Vinci dissects cadavers to gain better understanding of human body

1489 - 1519

This is important because we needed to know about what's inside the human body today, and with this information we now can find more detail on what's inside the human body.

Michelangelo sculpts La Pieta

1501 - 1502

Raphael paints School of Athens

1510 - 1511

Shakespheare born; writes the play Macbeth in England

1564 - 1565

Shakespheare writing was creative and different and has been around for 500 years and still continues today , it has a unique style to do it

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

1610 - 1611

William Harvey discover the heart pump blood around the body

1628 CE - 1629 CE

Isaac Newton discovers gravity

1687 CE - 1688 CE

We now know its gravity that holds us down to the earth, and there is no gravity in space

Reformation

Martin Luther nails 95 theses to the door of the Church and reformation begins

1517 CE - 1518 CE

This was important because it stopped people from doing indulgence

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

1531 CE - 1532 CE

John Calvin founds Calvinists Church based on idea of Predestination

1536 CE - 1537 CE

Catholic Church holds the Council of Trent and Counterreformation begins

1545 CE - 1563 CE

Age of Exploration

Aztecs domesticate maize

2500 BCE - 2499 BCE

Invention of the Astrolabe makes sea travel easier

1050 CE - 1051 CE

Aztecs invent chocolate

1200 CE - 1201 CE

Aztec City of Tenochitlan founded

1325 CE - 1326 CE

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

1453 CE - 1454 CE

Constatinople falls to the Ottoman Empire an land route to C. from E. is blocked

1453 CE - 1454 CE

Christopher Columbus travels to the Americas instead

1492 CE - 1493 CE

christopher returns to island of Espanola with 17 ships , 1000 soilders for 3 Gs

1493 CE - 1494 CE

Indigenous people in the Americas killed with smallpox blankets

1507 CE - 1508 CE

Spanish try to convert Aztecs and decimate the Aztec population

1519 CE - 1521 CE

Spanish leader Cortes and Aztec King Montezuma meet

1519 CE - 1521 CE

Triangle Trade

Atlantic slave 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

Enlightment

Age of Enlightment

1650 CE - 1804 CE

Thomas Hobbes writes Leviathon about how people need government

1651 CE - 1652 CE

Locke published 2nd Treatise on Government

1689 CE - 1690 CE

Montesquieu wite Spirit of the Laws advocating seperation of powers

1748 CE - 1749 CE

Rousseau writes treatise on Social Contract

1762 CE - 1763 CE

Voltaire invents the idea of civil liberties

1763 CE - 1764 CE

French and American Revolution

British Parliament passes the Stamp Act

1765 CE - 1766 CE

British government passes the Tea Act

1773 CE - 1774 CE

Louis XVI rules as absolute monarch of France

1774 CE - 1789 CE

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

French Revolution begins with meeting of the Estates General

1789 CE - 1790 CE

Storming of the Bastille

1789 - 1790

Declaration of the Rights of 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 Replubic

1792 CE - 1793 CE

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

Enclosure Acts

1750 CE - 1860 CE

industrial Revolution begins

1750 CE - 1751 CE

Improvement of life styles started with this which brought machines to do our work faster

Factory system begins

1750 CE - 1751 CE

Steam engone invented by West

1763 CE - 1764 CE

Factory Acts passed in England limiting the work of w/c to 12 hours a day

1839 CE - 1840 CE

Strong, flexible steel developed

1856 CE - 1857 CE

Industrial Revolution Ends

1914

Modern Connections

Israel founded

1848 CE - 1849 CE

John Scopes convicted of violating Butler Act by teachhing evolution

1925 - 1926

Rwanda gains independence from Belgium imperialist control

1932 - 1933

First Israel/Palestinian conflict

1948 CE - 1949 CE

UN Genocide Convention in the aftermath of the Holocaust

1948 - 1949

Space Race begins

1957 - 1958

Soviet Union launches first satellite into space

1957 - 1958

President Eisenhower makes Sputnik speech warning of the dangers

1957 - 1958

Butler Acts overturned

1967 - 1968

US lands first man on the moon

1969 - 1970

Globilazation

1970

Nixon Watergate scandal breaks out

1972 - 1973

Nixon is forced to resign

1974 - 1975

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

1994 - 1995

Hutu Power begins genocide of the Tutsis

1994 - 1995

The world saw a devil in the world which made the US decide to help the next genocide

Paul Kagame rises to power and genocide in Rwanda ends

1994

President Clinton hosts CDPT between Israeli and Palestinian leaders

2000 - 2001

Europeans Imperialism in Africa begins

2000 - 2001

Rover lands on Mars

2004 - 2005