Reforming societies

Main

Reign of Muhammad Ali

1805 - 1848

Reign of sultan Mahmud II

1808 - 1839

Life of Taiping leader Hong Xiuquan

1814 - 1864

opium war

1839 - 1842

Taiping rebellion

1850 - 1864

Arrival of Commodore Perry in Japan

1853

crimean war

1853 - 1856

Reign of Tsar Alexander II

1855 - 1881

self-strengthening movement

1860 - 1895

Emancipation of Russian surfs

1861

Meiji restoration

1868

Ottoman constitution

1876

Meiji constitution

1889

Reign of Tsar Nicholas II

1894 - 1917

Hundred days reform

1898

Boxer rebellion

1900

Russo-Japanese war

1904 - 1905

Revolution of 1905 in Russia

1905

Young Turk era

1908 - 1918