Early Western Civilization Timeline

Pre 7,000 B.C.E - 530 B.C.E.

Early Western Civilization Timeline

Ages, Empires, and Civilizations

8,000 B.C. - 7,000 B.C.

7,000 B.C.E. - 3,000 B.C.E.

3200 bc

3100 bc - 2686 bc

3000 bc - 2350 bc

2686 bc - 2181 bc

2181 bc - 2040 bc

2100 B.C. - 1750 B.C.

2040 bc - 1730 bc

1730 bc - 1550 bc

1550 bc - 1080 bc

1500 bc - 1200 bc

1200 bc - 539 bc

1070 bc - 780 bc

750 bc - 430 bc

745 bc - 612 bc

626 bc - 539 bc

586 bc - 538 bc

559 bc - 330 bc

Founding of Major Cities

9,000 B.C.E.

7,000 B.C.E.

4000 bc

3000 bc

2750 bc

813 bc

Key Individuals

2350 bc

1800 bc - 1600 bc

1792 B.C.E. - 1750 B.C.E.

1570 bc

1369 bc - 1353 bc

1300 bc - 1200 bc

1290 bc - 1224 bc

1024 bc - 1000 bc

1000 bc - 960 bc

960 bc - 922 bc

722 bc

604 bc - 562 bc

604 bc - 562 bc

559 bc - 530 bc

538 bc

519 bc

515 bc

Important Events

7,000 B.C.E.

7,000 B.C.E.

2900 bc

2350 bc

2180 bc

2100 bc

1755 B.C.E.

1269 bc

1200 bc

1200 bc

922 bc

722 bc

612 bc

586 bc

550 bc - 525 bc

538 bc

Art and Culture

3100 bc - 1080 bc

2686 bc

2686 bc

2686 bc

2600 bc

2150 bc - 2000 bc

960 bc