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Early Humans and Neolithic Revolution

Humans first domesticate animals

10000 BCE - 9999 BCE

They started domesticating animals and the used them as food and to help them do chores.

Neolithic Revolution beings; Humans first invent agriculture

8000 BCE - 7999 BCE

People are able to settle in one place and start families and they don't have to look for food everyday.

Wheel was invented

5000 BCE - 4999 BCE

First Civilizations

Civilizations Develops in Ancient Mesopotamia between Tigres and Euphrates

4000 BCE - 3999 BCE

Mesopotamia develops between the tigres and Euphrates rivers on the fertile crescent

Mummification begins in Egypt

3600 BCE - 3599 BCE

The people of Egypt mummified the pharaohs because they thought they would need there bodies in the afterlife.

Invention of the first writing system (Cuneiform- Pictogram language)

3000 BCE - 2999 BCE

Pictogram language where each word os represented by a picture.

Egyptian government ruled by Pharoah

2700 BCE - 2699 BCE

The egyptian government was ruled by a pharaoh because he was a god.

Code of Hammurabi- First set of written laws

1792 BCE - 1791 BCE

Ancient Mesopotamians were first civilization to have a written system of laws know as the code of Hammurabi.

World Religions

Abraham founded Judaism

1800 BCE - 1799 BCE

Abraham made a covenant with god and god promised him that the Jews would be the chosen people and that Abraham would be the king of all nations.

Hinduism founded in india

1700 BCE - 1699 BCE

Polytheistic religion that holy text is named the Vedas.

Temple Mount is built (Modern day wailing wall)

957 BCE - 956 BCE

God also left his present in the Temple Mount and thats why its so important to the Jews.

Sidhartha Guatama founds Buddhism

563 BCE - 562 BCE

Sidhartha Guatama was the first person to be enlightened

Jesus is Born

4 BCE - 3 BCE

Jesus is crucified on the cross

30 CE - 31 CE

Establish of Christianity

40 CE - 41 CE

Muhammad is born in Mecca

570 CE - 571 CE

Muhammad dies in jerusalem at the Dome of the Rock

632 CE - 633 CE

Muhammad was buried in Medina.

Greece/Rome

Civilization develops in Ancient Greece

1600 BCE - 1599 BCE

Athens and Sparta are about to develop in Ancient Greece.

Homer write Iliad and the Odyssey

890 BCE - 889 BCE

Odyssey was a epic poem ny homer about the journey of Odysseus back to Ithaca after the trojan war.

City states of Athens and Sparta Develop

800 BCE - 799 BCE

Athens and Sparta were city states in Ancient Greece that were separated by Mountains

Ancient Rome founded by Romulus and Remus

753 BCE - 752 BCE

It is said the Romulus and Remus were raised by wolfs and that Romulus killed Remus and named to city after himself

Rome develops Republic system of government with checks and balances

509 BCE - 508 BCE

Democracy invented in Athens

508 BCE - 507 BCE

A Democracy is when the people have power and can vote for things.

Socrates born; invents Socratic Method

469 BCE - 468 BCE

Method by using reasoning and thinking rationally to answer questions.

Trail of Socrates; Socrates dies

399 BCE - 398 BCE

Placed on trail for corrupting the minds of the youth

Aristotle is born; he studies with Plato

384 BCE - 383 BCE

Thought the best system of government was one with a strong and virtuous leader.

Augustus is first Emperor of the Roman Empire; Pax Romana

44 BCE - 43 BCE

Augustus was the first Emperor of the Roman Empire and the Pax Romana was 200 years of Roman Peace.

Julius Caesar is murdered; end of Roman Republic

44 BCE - 43 BCE

The senate staged Julius Caesar death because they though that he was getting to much power.

Roman Empire at its largest

117 CE - 118 CE

The Roman took over so much land that they couldn't control it and invasions, Economic, Political, and Social problems occurred.

Fall of the Roman Empire

410 CE - 411 CE

Invasions, Economic, Political problems, and Social Problems factored in the fall of the Roman Empire.

Europe in the Middle Ages

Arabs take control of Jerusalem

638 - 639

Fedual system develops in Europe

850 CE - 851 CE

The Feudal system was based off of loyalty and the need for land and protection.

First Crusade

1099 - 2000

The pope cause for the crusade and it was a volunteer army whose goal was to retake the holy land from the Muslims

Magna Carta limits the power of British monarchy

1215 - 1216

The british lords made king john sign the Magna Carta which was the first document in history limiting the power of the British monarchy.

First Bubonic Plague outbreak

1348 - 1349

The Black plague was spread by fleas on rats. Killed 30- 60% of the population

Empires of Ghana and Mali

Complex societiess exist in Ghana

1500 BCE - 1499 BCE

Kingdom of Ghana in Nortwest Africa

830 CE - 1235 CE

Berber Empire takes over Ghana by military force

1235 - 1236

Mansa Musa rules Kingdom of Mali

1280 - 1337

Mansa Musa takes Hajj to Mecca

1324 - 1325

He converted to Islam and brought his religion and other things to Mali.

Kingdom of Mali becomes weakened

1599 - 1600

Disputs over succession weaken Mali

Renaissance

Dante writes Divine Comedy in italy

1310 - 1311

It is a poem that told the story of Dante's Journey through heaven, purgatory, and hell.

Donatello sculpts David

1430 - 1440

The Statue of David was Donatello most famous work.

Printing Press invented by Guttenberg. Renaissance begins

1439 - 1440

Drawing technique of perspective invented

1470 - 1471

Lenardo Da Vinci dissects cadavers to gain better understanding of human body

1489 - 1519

Michealangelo sculpts La Pieta

1501 - 1502

Its a picture of Marry holding her son Jesus .

Leonardo Davinci Paints Mona Lisa

1503 - 1504

A picture of a women smiling done by Leonardo Da Vinci and is well know around the world.

Raphaeal paints School of Athens

1510 - 1511

Socrates and Aristotle could be seen in the School of Athens.

Shakespearce is born; writes the play Macbeth in England

1564 - 1565

Macbeth is play by shakespeare where a man is destin to become king and goes crazy in the process

Cervantes writes the first novel Don Quixote in Spain

1605 - 1615

THe story of a somewhat crazy man in the Renaissance who believes he is a knight in the Middle Ages

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

1610 - 1611

William harvey discovers the heart pumps blood around the body

1628 - 1629

Isaac Newton discovers gravity

1687 - 1688

Isaac Newton discovers gravity when a apple falls and hits him on the head.

Reformation

Martin Luther nails 95 theses to the door of the Guttenberg Church in Germany

1517 - 1518

Martin Luther was getting made that the Catholic Church was selling indulgences

King henery VII is excommunicated and founds the Anglican Church in England

1531 - 1532

John Calvin founds Calvinist Church based on idea of Predestination

1536 - 1537

Catholic Church holds Council of Trent and Counterreformation begins

1545 - 1563

Age of Exploration

Aztecs domesticate maize (corn)

2500 BCE - 2499

Invention of the Astrolabe makes sea travel easier

1050 - 1051

Aztecs invent chocolate

1200 - 1201

Aztec city of Tenochtitlan founded

1325 - 1326

Constantinople falls and land route to China from Europe is blocked

1453 - 1454

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

1453 - 1454

Christopher Columbus travels to the Americas instead

1492 - 1493

Columbus returns to Island of Espanola with 17 ships and 1000 soldiers

1493 - 1494

Indigenous people are killed with smallpox infested blankets

1507 - 1508

Spanish try to convert Aztecs and decimate the Aztec population

1519 - 1521

Spanish leader Cortes and Aztec King Montezuma meet

1519 - 1521

Triangle Trade

Atlantic slave trade (triangle trade) begins

1600 - 1601

Atlantic slave trades endes

1807 - 1808

13th Amendment passed- slavery outlawed in US

1865 - 1866

Enlightenment

Age of Enlightenment

1650 - 1804

Thomas Hobbes writes Leviathon

1651 - 1652

John Locke published 2nd Treatise on government

1689 - 1690

Montesquieu write Spirt of the Laws advocating separation of powers

1748 - 1749

Rousseau writes treatise on Social Contract

1762 - 1763

Voltaire invents the idea of civil liberties

1763 - 1764

French and American Revolution

British Parliament pases the Stamp Act

1765 - 1766

British government passes Tea Act

1773 - 1774

Louis XVI rules as absolute monarchy of France

1774 - 1789

War breaks out between British and the American colonists

1775 - 1776

Declaration of Independence written by Thomas Jefferson

1776 - 1777

American Revolutionary War ends

1783 - 1784

US Constitution written

1787 - 1788

Storming of the Bastille

1789 - 1790

French Revolution begins with meeting of the Estates General

1789 - 1790

Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen

1789 - 1790

Bill of Rights added to the US Constitution

1789 - 1790

Englishmen Burke and Paine disagree about the French Revolution

1790 - 1791

King Louis XVI executed and France declares itself a Republic

1792 - 1793

Robespierre leads Regin of Terror

1793 - 1794

Napoleon comes to power and restores peace; writes Napoleonic Code

1804 - 1805

Industrial Revolution

Seed Drill invented

1701 - 1702

Enclosure Acts

1750 - 1860

Industrial Revolution begins

1750 - 1751

Factory system begins

1750 - 1751

Steam engine invented by Watt

1763 - 1764

Factorys Acts passed in England limiting work of women and children to 12 hours

1830 - 1831

Strong, flexible steel developed

1856 - 1857

Industrial Revolution ends

1914 - 1915

Modern Connections

European Imperialism in Africa begins

1880 - 1881

Scopes Trail

1925 - 1926

Rwanda gains independencefrom Belgium imperialist control

1932 - 1933

Israel founded

1948 - 1949

UN Genocide Convention in the aftermath of the Holocaust

1948 - 1949

First Israel/Palestinian Conflict

1948 - 1949

Sputnick is launched by the Soviet Union

1957 - 1958

Space Race begins

1957 - 1958

President Eisenhower makes military industrial complex speech

1957 - 1958

Butler Act overturned

1967 - 1968

US lands first man on the moon

1969 - 1970

Globalization

1970 - Present

Putting factories and business in 3rd world companies because of cheap labor.

Nixon Watergate scandal breaks out

1972 - 1973

Nixon Watergate scandal breaks out

1972 - 1973

Nixon is forced to resign

1974 - 1975

Nixon is forced to resign

1974 - 1975

Hutus power beings genocide of the Tutsis

1994 - 1995

Romeo Dallaire goes to Rwanda to try to stop the genocide

1994 - 1995

Paul Kagame rise to power and genocide in Rwanda ends

1994 - 1995

President Clinton hosts Camp David

2000 - 2001

Rover lands on Mars

2004 - 2005