Timeline -Lacey Straup

Main

Australoithecines

4,000,000 BC - 1,000,000 BC

Homo Habilis

2,500,000 BC - 1,500,000 BC

Homo Erectus

1,600,000 BC - 30,000 BC

Human Migration begins

1,600,000 BC - 10,000 BC

Neanderthal

200,000 BC - 30,000 BC

Migration over the Artic Land Bridge

41,000 BC - 28,000 BC

Cro Magnon

40,000 BC - 8,000 BC

Sumerians First Settle in Mesopotamia

4500 BC

Indus River Develops Farms

3,200 BC

Mayan Civilization

3114 BC

Constant Battle between Sumerian

3000 BC

City-states

3000 BC

Egyptian Kingdom

2,649 BC

First Cities Built in India

2,500 BC

End of Indus River Valley Civilization

2,300 BC

Middle Egyptian Kingdom

2,030 BC

Mycenaean Era

1,900 BC

Reign of Hammurabi

1792 BC

Shang Dynasty Starts in China

1,766 BC

Hyksos Invade Egypt

1720 BC - 1710 BC

New Egyptian Kingdom

1,550 BC

Olmec Civilization Rises

1,500 BC

Trojan War

1,260 BC

Zhou Dynasty starts in China

1,046 BC

Chavin Civilization Rises

1,000 BC

First Olympics

776 BC

Zapotec Civilization Rises

600 BC

Battle of Marathon

490 BC

Battle of Thermopylae

480 BC

Battle of Salamis

480 BC

Pelopennesian War

431 BC

Reign of Alexander the Great

356 BC

Hannibal Invades Rome

200 BC

Battle of Carthage

149 BC

Julius Caesar Becomes Leader of Rome

100 BC - 44 BC

Sparticus Leads Uprising

73 BC

Julius Caesar Invades Rome

48 BC

Julius Caesar Assassinated

44 BC

Marc Antony, Lepiduas, Octavian take over Rome

31 BC

Augustus Caesae Becomes Roman Leader

30 BC

Augustus Dies

14 BC

Jesus Christ is Born

4 BC

Jesus Christ Crucified

32 AD

Caligula becomes Emperor

41 AD

Coliseum is built

70 AD

Commodus replaces Marcus Aurelius

161 AD

Constantine becomes first Christian Emperor

282 AD

Hellenistic Age

323 AD

Christianity becomes sole religion of Rome

325 AD

Last Ice Age

377 - 389

Rome Falls

476 AD

Moche Culture Rise

750 AD

Nazca Culture Rises

750 AD

Aztec Civilization

1200 AD - 1519 AD

Machu Pichu is found in Andes Mountains

1438 AD

Inca Civilization

1533 AD

Louis Leaky finds 2 million year old tools

1960

David johansen finds "Lucy"

1974

Mary Leaky finds Hominid footprint

1978

2.3 Mill. Jaw Found in Ethiopia

1994