Due to Greece's geographical location, it was divided into hundreds of city-states. Greeks practiced the idea of citizenship which included free people running the state.
The Spanish monarch sponsors Christopher Columbus's voyage to prove the world was round and eventually he discovered the America's.
European Enlightenment began which caused people to think using reason and begin challenging traditional ideas.
The British Women's Social and Political Union organized a campaign based on violence and was one of the only groups who took this route.
Russia begins using communism as their type of government which attempts to create a more equal society.
Hitler comes to power in Germany which begins the massive persecution of Jewish people.
Europeans begin to settle North America and the first settlement is Jamestown.
America revolts against the British monarchy to begin their own government.
Americans for each colony came together to write a constitution.
The United States ratifies the 19th Amendment which gave woman the right to vote.
The United States created the Atomic bomb which killed thousands of Japanese because of an attack on the United States during WWII.
The first civilization of South America which is also referred to as the "mother civilization".
The first and most successful slave revolt occurred in Haiti.
Mexico creates the first school for girls.
Many Latin American countries abolished slavery because of the pressure from Britain.
People develop distinctive regional societies.
Agriculture begins, which will result in male dominated societies.
Africa begins farming which causes the people of Africa to have to settle in one location.
Africa begins capturing and selling other Africans to Europeans for the Atlantic Slave Trade.
The Dutch begin to settle Africa.
The first Chinese dynasty with a centralized state.
Chinese people begin to come together to form great civilizations which includes the Indus Valley.
The Taiping Uprising was a political and religious uprising that killed approximately 20,000,000.
The Indian National Congress is the self-proclaimed largest and oldest democratic organization in the world.
The Boxer Rebellion was a group of peasants looking to over though the Qing Dynasty.