World History Time line


mesopotaniam time

3500 BC

Begins with the emergence of urban societies during the Ubaid period. The earliest language written was Sumerian, came to be the dominate language. Well this time had to do with a whole bunch of stuff around the world like Romans, Egypt, Incans, and many more. This time time lasted for thousands of years.


3000 BC

started around (5500 BC-2600 BC)

India Begins

3000 BC

King Menes unites Egypt

3000 BC

Sargon the great united Mesco/Sumer

2150 BC


1800 BC

Zoroastrianism in Peru

1800 BC

Rome Begins

800 BC


700 BC


600 BC

Persian Empire Begins

550 BC

Ancient Greek Comedy

510 BC


500 BC

Royal Road Opens

500 BC


500 BC


438 BC


400 BC

Ancient Greek Trajedy

400 BC

Alexander the Great

356 BC - 323 BC

Shi Huangdi

221 BC - 206 BC


6 BC

Roman Empire

27 AD

Constantine Splits Roman Empire

313 C.E.

Holy Roman Empire

962 AD - 1806

Pope Urban 2

1042 - 1099

East-West Schism


Investure Controversy

1076 - 1077

Pope Innocent 2

1089 - 1143

Incan empire

1200 AD

100 Year War

1337 - 1453

Great Schism


Prince Henry

1394 - 1460

Bartholome Dias

1451 - 1500


1475 - 1564

Pope Leo x

1475 - 1521

Columbian Exchange


Treaty Of Tordesillas


Hernando Pizarro

1495 - 1578

Commercial revolution

1500 - 1700

Encomienda system


Catholic Reformation



1564 - 1616

Oliver Cromwell

1599 - 1658





Louis XIV of France

1638 - 1715

Glorious Revolution


French and Indian War

1754 - 1763

Treaty of paris


13 Colonies


Assasination of Franz Ferdinand

1863 - 1914

Triple alliance


The Triple Alliance was the military alliance between Germany, Austria–Hungary, and Italy.

Triple Entente


The members of the Triple Entente were the French Republic, the British Empire and the Russian Empire.

World War 1

1914 - 1918

It was a war between the allies and central powers. More than 9 million combatants were killed, largely because of technological advancements that led to enormous increases in the lethality of weapons without corresponding improvements in protection or mobility, causing both sides to resort to large-scale human wave attacks, which proved extremely costly in terms of casualties.

Central Powers


Originally the Triple Alliance of Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy; Italy did not enter into the war, as Austria–Hungary had taken the offensive against the terms of the alliance.

U.S. joins WW1


Paris Peace Conference


Mikhail gorbachev


World War 2

1939 - 1945

It was the second major war in history. It was the allies against the axis powers. It was the most widespread war in history, with more than 100 million people serving in military units from over 30 different countries.

Allies Powers


U.S.A, Great Britain, USSR, France

Axis Powers


Germany, Italy, and Italy

Battle Of Midway




Nagasaki Bombing


It was a bombing on August 9. It was also a nuclear bomb that was set in Nagasaki days later after Hiroshima. It also killed civilians and buildings. It left the shadows of the dead in the air. Later on the Japanese surrender.

United Nations


Is an international organization whose stated aims include promoting and facilitating cooperation in international law, international security, economic development, social progress, human rights, civil rights, civil liberties, political freedoms, democracy, and the achievement of lasting world peace.

Hiroshima Bombing


It was a bombing on August 6. A nuclear bomb was dropped on Hiroshima which caused lots of deaths and destroying many things in its path.

V-E Day


Was victory in Europe day. Was the public holiday celebrated on 8 May 1945 (in Commonwealth countries, 7 May 1945) to mark the date when the World War II Allies formally accepted the unconditional surrender of the armed forces of Nazi Germany and the end of Adolf Hitler's Third Reich, thus ending the war in Europe.

Nuremberg Trials


The Nuremberg Trials were a series of military tribunals, held by the Allied forces of World War II, most notable for the prosecution of prominent members of the political, military, and economic leadership of Nazi Germany.

Cold War

1947 - 1991

The Cold War, often dated from 1947 to 1991, was a sustained state of political and military tension between powers in the Western Bloc, dominated by the United States with NATO among its allies, and powers in the Eastern Bloc, dominated by the Soviet Union along with the Warsaw Pact.

Berlin Airlift / Blockade


The Soviet Union blocked the Western Allies' railway, road, and canal access to the sectors of Berlin under Allied control. Their aim was to force the western powers to allow the Soviet zone to start supplying Berlin with food, fuel, and aid, thereby giving the Soviets practical control over the entire city. The airlift was to send supplies and food to citizens.

UN Declaration of Human Rights


Is a declaration adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on 10 December 1948 at Palais de Chaillot, Paris. The Declaration arose directly from the experience of the Second World War and represents the first global expression of rights to which all human beings are inherently entitled.

Korean war

1950 - 1953

Was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union.It was primarily the result of the political division of Korea by an agreement of the victorious Allies at the conclusion of the Pacific War at the end of World War II.

Vietnam War

1955 - 1975

This war followed the First Indochina War and was fought between North Vietnam, supported by the People's Republic of China and other anti-capitalist, communist allies, and the government of South Vietnam, supported by the United States and other capitalist, anti-communist countries.



Sputnik 1 was the first artificial Earth satellite. It was a 585 mm diameter polished metal sphere, with four external radio antennae to broadcast radio pulses. The Soviet Union launched it into an elliptical low Earth orbit on 4 October 1957.

Basque (ETA)


The group was founded in 1959 and has since evolved from a group promoting traditional Basque culture to a paramilitary group with the goal of gaining independence for the Greater Basque Country. ETA is the main organisation of the Basque National Liberation Movement and is the most important participant in the Basque conflict.

Green Revolution


Green Revolution refers to a series of research, development, and technology transfer initiatives, occurring between the 1940s and the late 1970s, that increased agriculture production worldwide, beginning most markedly in the late 1960s. It forms a part of the 'neo-colonial' system of agriculture wherein agriculture was viewed as more of a commercial sector than a subsistence one.



Is the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries. It is an oil cartel whose mission is to coordinate the policies of the oil-producing countries. The goal is to secure a steady income to the member states and a secure supply of oil to the consumers. Those who invest in petroleum activities should receive a fair return on their investments.

Cuban Missile Crisis


After provocative political moves and the failed US attempt to overthrow the Cuban regime (Bay of Pigs, Operation Mongoose), in May 1962 Nikita Khrushchev proposed the idea of placing Soviet nuclear missiles on Cuba to deter any future invasion attempt.

PLO (palestine liberation Organization)


Is an organization created in 1964 with the purpose of creating an independent State of Palestine. It is recognized as the "sole legitimate representative of the Palestinian people" by the United Nations and over 100 states with which it holds diplomatic relations, and has enjoyed observer status at the United Nations since 1974.

Salt 1


SALT I led to the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty and an interim agreement between the two countries. Although SALT II resulted in an agreement in 1979, the United States chose not to ratify the treaty in response to the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, which took place later that year.

Salt 2


SALT II was a series of talks between United States and Soviet negotiators from 1972 to 1979 which sought to curtail the manufacture of strategic nuclear weapons.

USSR vs Afghanistan


In Christmas 1979, Russian paratroopers landed in Kabal, the capital of Afghanistan. The country was already in the grip of a civil war. The prime minister, Hazifullah Amin, tried to sweep aside Muslim tradition within the nation and he wanted a more western slant to Afghanistan. This outraged the majority of those in Afghanistan as a strong tradition of Muslim belief was common in the country.Thousands of Afghanistan Muslims joined the Mujahdeen - a guerilla force on a holy mission for Allah. They wanted the overthrow of the Amin government.

Iran hostage Crisis

1979 - 1981

was a diplomatic crisis between Iran and the United States. Fifty-two Americans were held hostage for 444 days (November 4, 1979 to January 20, 1981), after a group of Islamist students and militants supporting the Iranian Revolution

Information Age


Started around the 1980s. The Information Age, also commonly known as the Computer Age or Digital Age, is a period in human history characterized by the shift from traditional industry that the industrial revolution brought through industrialization, to an economy based on the information computerization



The internet was a global system of computer networks. It was introduced around the 80's and got more cadence since then. It guides us with millions of information and networks. World wide Web was another name for the internet now days.

Persian Gulf War

1990 - 1991

It was a conflict between Iraq and the U.S. Iraqi president Saddam Hussein declared that the invasion was a response to overproduction of oil in Kuwait, which had cost Iraq an estimated billion a year when oil prices fell.

European Union


The European Union (EU) is an economic and political union of 27 member states that are located primarily in Europe. The EU operates through a system of supranational independent institutions and intergovernmental negotiated decisions by the member states.



June 6, 1994; d-day which was a combat attack or operation is to be initiated. They designate the day and hour of the operation when the day and hour have not yet been determined, or where secrecy is essential.

Oklahoma City Bombing


Was a domestic terrorist bomb attack on the Alfred P. Murrah Federal building.

International Space station


It is a habitable artificial satellite in low Earth orbit. It follows the Salyut, Almaz, Skylab and Mir stations as the ninth space station to be inhabited.

Twin towers fall


It was when islamic terrorist group hijacked 4 airliners crashed into the twin towers and Washington D.C. area.