World Empires

Africa

Nile River Valley

3100 B.C.E. - 332 B.C.E.

Ghana Empire

750 C.E. - 1235 C.E.

Mali Empire

1230 C.E. - 1600 C.E.

Songhai Empire

1340 C.E. - 1591 C.E.

Kingdom of Kongo

1390 C.E. - 1914 C.E.

Americas

Olmec

2500 B.C.E. - 1500 B.C.E.

Mayan Empire

2000 B.C.E. - 900 C.E.

Aztec Empire

1427 C.E. - 1521 C.E.

Inca Empire

1438 C.E. - 1533 C.E.

Seven Years War

1754 C.E. - 1763 C.E.

American Revolution

1775 C.E. - 1783 C.E.

Hatian Revolution

1791 C.E. - 1804 C.E.

Asia

Yellow River Valley

2205 B.C.E. - 1600 B.C.E.

Shang Dynasty

1600 B.C.E. - 1046 B.C.E.

Zhou Dynasty

1046 B.C.E. - 256 B.C.E.

Qin Dynasty

221 B.C.E. - 202 B.C.E.

Qin Shi Huang 221 B.C.E. - 202 B.C.E.

Han Dynasty

141 B.C.E. - 87 B.C.E.

Han Wudi 141 B.C.E. - 87 B.C.E.

Sui Dynasty

581 C.E. - 618 C.E.

Tang Dynasty

618 C.E. - 907 C.E.

Song Dynasty

960 C.E. - 1279 C.E.

Yuan Dynasty

1279 C.E. - 1368 C.E

Ming Dynasty

1368 C.E. - 1644 C.E.

Tokugawa Japan

1600 C.E. - 1867 C.E.

Tokugawa Legasu 1600 C.E. - 1867 C.E.

Qing Dynasty

1644 C.E. - 1912 C.E.

Europe

Roman Empire

750 B.C.E. - 476 C.E.

Classical Greece

500 B.C.E. - 400 B.C.E.

Byzantine Empire

500 C.E. - 1450 C.E.

Justinian 527 C.E. - 565 C.E.

India

Indus River Valley

2600 B.C.E. - 1900 B.C.E.

Maurya Empire

322 B.C.E. - 185 B.C.E.

Gupta Empire

320 C.E. - 550 C.E.

Mughal Empire

1526 C.E. - 1857 C.E.

Middle East

Mesopotamia

2340 B.C.E. - 1600 B.C.E.

Persian Empire

600 B.C.E. - 300 B.C.E.

Umayyad Caliphate

661 C.E. - 750 C.E.

Abbasid Caliphate

758 C.E. - 1258 C.E.

Global

Industrial Revolution

1760 C.E. - 1840 C.E.

WWI

1914 C.E. - 1918 C.E.

Great Depression

1929 C.E. - 1939 C.E.

WWII

1939 C.E. - 1945 C.E.

Cold War

1947 C.E. - 1991 C.E.