AP World Timeline: Period 1

The First Humans

4,000,000 BCE - 1,000,000 BCE
2,500,000 BCE - 8,000 BCE
1,500,000 BCE - 250,000 BCE
250,000 BCE - 30,000 BCE
200,000 BCE - 10,000 BCE
200,000 BCE - 30,000 BCE
70,000 BCE - 10,000 BCE
40,000 BCE - 10,000 BCE
30,000 BCE - 10,000 BCE
10,000 BCE - 4,000 BCE
8000 BCE - 5000 BCE

Early Societies in SW Asia + Indo-European Migrations

8000 BCE - 5000 BCE
3200 BCE - 2350 BCE
3000 BCE - 1000 CE
3000 BCE - 1400 BCE
2350 BCE - 1600 BCE
2334 BCE - 2315 BCE
1792 BCE - 1750 BCE
1700 BCE - 1200 BCE
1300 BCE - 722 BCE
1000 BCE - 612 BCE
1000 BCE - 970 BCE
970 BCE - 930 BCE
722 BCE
605 BCE - 562 BCE
600 BCE - 550 BCE
586 BCE

Early African Societies & the Bantu Migrations

9000 BCE
8000 BCE - 5000 BCE
7500 BCE
3100 BCE - 2660 BCE
3100 BCE - 2660 BCE
3100 BCE
2660 BCE - 1450 BCE
2600 BCE - 2500 BCE
2500 BCE - 1450 BCE
2040 BCE - 1640 BCE
2000 BCE
1550 BCE - 1070 BCE
1479 BCE - 1425 BCE
1473 BCE - 1458 BCE
1353 BCE - 1335 BCE
900 BCE
760 BCE

Early Socieities in South Asia

8000 BCE - 5000 BCE
8000 BCE - 7000 BCE
2500 BCE - 2000 BCE
1900 BCE
1500 BCE
1500 BCE - 500 BCE
1400 BCE - 900 BCE
1000 BCE
1000 BCE
1000 BCE - 500 BCE
800 BCE - 400 BCE
750 BCE
500 BCE

Early Societies in East Asia

5000 BCE - 3000 BCE
2200 BCE - 1766 BCE
1766 BCE - 1122 BCE
1122 BCE - 256 BCE
403 BCE - 221 BCE

Early Societies in the Americas & Oceania

60000 BCE
13000 BCE
8000 BCE - 7000 BCE
4000 BCE
3000 BCE
3000 BCE
3000 BCE
1500 BCE - 500 BCE
1200 BCE - 100 BCE
1000 BCE - 300 BCE
200 BCE - 750 CE
300 CE - 1100 CE
300 CE - 700 CE