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Early Human and Neolithic Revolution

Humans first domesticate animals

10000 BCE - 9999 BCE

They could use animals to help do labor in the farm or home.

Neolithic Revolution begins; Humans first invent agriculture

8000 BCE - 7999 BCE

They could live in a permanent location and could control their own food supply.

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

They mummified their dead to preserve them for the after life.

Invention of first writing system {Cuneiform-pictogram language}

3000 BCE - 2999 BCE

Words were represented by pictures not letters.

Egyptian government ruled by Pharoh

2700 BCE - 2699 BCE

A pharaoh held absolute power, owning and ruling all land in Egypt.

First set of written laws {Code Of Hammurabi}

1792 BCE - 1791 BCE

World Religions

Abraham found 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

Siddhartha Guatama was originally a prince, but did not like the caste system. He found the Enlightenment and was the first Buddha.

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

Muhammed 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

Ancient Greece is mountainous, so it divided the civilization within Greece.

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

Rome develops Republic system of government with checks and balances

509 BCE - 508 BCE

Democracy invented in Athens

508 BCE - 507 BCE

They had direct and indirect.

Socrates born; inventd 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

Roman Empire at its largest

117 CE - 118 CE

Aristotle born; studies with Plato

384 CE - 385 CE

2 famous philosophers

Fall of the Roman Empire

410 CE - 411 CE

The Roman Empire fell because of invasions, corruptions, too large to control, and social issues.

Europe in the Middle Ages

Arabs take control of Jerusalem

638 CE - 639 CE

Fuedal system develops in Europe

850 CE - 851 CE

The fuedal system is the social and economic system of Eyrope during the Middle Ages.

First Crusade

1099 CE - 1100 CE

Magna Carta limits the power of British Monarch

1215 CE - 1216 CE

This changed history because it made the government system fair.

Fisrt Bubonic Plague outbreak

1347 CE - 1348 CE

A disease spreaded form fleas on rats.

Empires of Ghana and Mali

Complex societies exist in Ghana

1500 BCE - 1499 BCE

Kingdom of Ghana in Northwest Africa

830 CE - 1235 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 Divine Comedy in Italy

1310 CE - 1311 CE

This changed history because this is the first book to be written in Italian vernacular.

Cervantes writes the first novel Don Quixote in Spain

1310 CE - 1311 CE

Donatello sculpts David

1430 CE - 1440 CE

Printing Press invented by Guttenburg. Renaissance begins

1439 CE - 1440 CE

Printing press allowed books to become more cheaper, available, spread of knowledge became easier,and slowly ppl became more literate.

Drawing technique of perspective invented

1470 CE - 1471 CE

This is important because it made art more human like.

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

1489 CE - 1519 CE

Michealangelo sculpts La Pieta

1501 CE - 1502 CE

Leonardo DeVinci paints Mona Lisa

1503 CE - 1504 CE

Rapheal paints School of Athens

1510 CE - 1511 CE

Shakespear born; writes the play Macbeth in England

1564 CE - 1565 CE

Macbeth is a play by Shakspeare. He is signnficant because he manipulated language in a new way.

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

Issac Newton discovers gravity

1687 CE - 1688 CE

Reformation

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

1513 CE - 1514 CE

King Henry XVI was excommunicated because he tried to get a divorce when it was against the law.

Protestant Reformation begins

1517 CE - 1518 CE

The protestant reformation is when ppl protest to reform the atholic church.

Martin Luther nails 95 Theses to the door of the Guttenburg Church in Germany

1517 CE - 1518 CE

The 95 theses were a list of 95 grievances that Martin Luther had with the catholic church.

John Calvin founds Calvanist Church based on idea of Presdestination

1536 CE - 1537 CE

Catholic Church holds Council of Trent and Counterreformation

1545 CE - 1563 CE

Age of Exploration

Invention of the Astrolabe makes sea travel easier

1050 CE - 1051 CE

Aztecs invent chocolate

1200 CE - 1201 CE

Aztec city of Technochtitlan founded

1325 CE - 1326 CE

Land route to China from Europe is blocked

1453 CE - 1454 CE

Constantinople falls to the Ottoman Empire

1453 CE - 1454 CE

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 the Island of Espanola with 17 ships

1493 CE - 1494 CE

Columbus returns with 1000 soilders in search of the 3G's

1493 CE - 1494 CE

System of ecomienda begins

1493 CE - 1494 CE

Indigenous people in the Americas killed with 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

Aztecs domesticate maize (corn)

2500 CE - 2501 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 US

1865 CE - 1866 CE

Enlightenment

Age of Enlightenment

1650 CE - 1804 CE

Thoams Hobbes writes Leviathon

1651 CE - 1652 CE

About how people need government to control their "nasty, brutish" natures

1651 CE - 1652 CE

John Locke published 2nd Treatise on Government

1689 CE - 1690 CE

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

1689 CE - 1690 CE

Montesquieu write spirit of the laws advocating seperation of powers

1748 CE - 1749 CE

Seperation of power: Power should not be held by only one person or group.

Rousseau writes treatise on social contract

1762 CE - 1763 CE

The social contract is when you give up a lil bit of your rights and in return you get protection form the government.

Voltaire invents the idea of civil liberties

1763 CE - 1764 CE

Civil liberties are certain rights and freedoms that the government should not be able to take away.

French and American Revolutions

British Parliment passes the Stamp Act

1765 CE - 1766 CE

They passed it, requiring the 13 colonies to buy stamps.

British Parliment passes 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 wriiten 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 CE - 1790 CE

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 Republic

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

He kept many of the Enlightenment thinkers ideas that ppl fought for during the revolution BUT a dictator !

Industrial Revolution

Seed Drill invented

1701 CE - 1702 CE

Enclosure Acts

1750 CE - 1860 CE

Industrial Revolution begins

1750 CE - 1751 CE

Factory system begins

1750 CE - 1751 CE

Steam engine invented by Watt

1763 CE - 1764 CE

Limiting work of women and children to 12 hours/ day

1830 CE - 1831 CE

Fcatory Acts passed in England

1830 CE - 1831 CE

Strong, flexible steel developed

1856 CE - 1857 CE

European Imperalism in Africa begins

1880 CE - 1881 CE

Industrial Revolution ends

1914 CE - 1915 CE

Modern Connections

European Imperalism i Africa Begins

1880 CE - 1881 CE

Scopes Trail-John Scopes convicted of violating Butler Act

1925 CE - 1926 CE

By teaching evolution in public school

1925 CE - 1926 CE

Rwanda gains independence from Belgium imperalist control

1932 CE - 1933 CE

Israel founded

1948 CE - 1949 CE

UN Genocide Convention in the aftremath of the Holocaust

1948 CE - 1949 CE

First Israel/Palestine conflict

1948 CE - 1949 CE

It's about who owns the right to own jerusaleum

Soviet Union launches first satellite (Sputnick) into Space

1957 CE - 1958 CE

Space Race Begins

1957 CE - 1958 CE

Of the dangers of the military industrial complex

1957 CE - 1958 CE

Presdent Eisenhower makes Sputnick speech warning

1957 CE - 1958 CE

Butler Act overturned

1967 CE - 1968 CE

US lands first man on the moon

1969 CE - 1970 CE

Globalization

1970 CE - 2012 CE

Nixon Watergate scandal breaks out

1972 CE - 1973 CE

Nixon is forced to resign

1974 CE - 1975 CE

Paul Kagame rises to power and genocide in Rwanda ends

1994 CE - 1995 CE

Hutu power begins genocide of the Tutsis

1994 CE - 1995 CE

Romeo Dallaire goes to Rwanda to ty to stop the Genocide and is unsuccesssful

1994 CE - 1995 CE

President Clinton hosts Camp David Peace Talks

2000 CE - 2001 CE

Between Israli and Palestinian leaders

2000 CE - 2001 CE

Rover lands on Mars

2004 CE - 2005 CE