Asian Timeline

Main

Muhammed is born

570 BC

World War I

1914 - 1918

Vietnam War

1959 - 1975

Second

Buddha is born

563 bc

Japan and Chain at war.

1937

Civil War in Pakistan; Bangladesh becomes an independent nation.

1971

Third

Confucius is born

551 bc

World War II

1939 - 1945

Fourth

Japan closes its doors to European influence and trade.

1630 ad

Chinese communists conquer mainland China.

1947 - 1949

Fifth

War between China and Great Britain.

1839 - 1842

Korean War

1950 - 1953