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Temujin takes leadership

1200

A Mongol clan leader who's name is Temujin sought to unify the Mongols under his leadership. He fought also and defeated all of his rivals one by one

The new title

1206

Temujin accepted the title Genghis Khan in 1206. This is also known as “universal ruler” of the Mongol clan.

Genghis's anger

1211

After they invaded the northern Jin Empire, Genghis's attention turned to the Islamic region that was west of Mongolia. He was angry by the murders and launched a campaign of terror across central Asia.

Control over Central Asia

1225

Central Asia was under Mongol control. They kept conquering more and more land until they had total control.

Ganghis Khan dies

1227

In 1227 Ganghis died. He didn't die from voilence though, he died from an illness. After his death his successors continued to expand the empire.

The Empire Divides

1260

In 1260 the Mongols had divided their large empire into four seperate regions.These regions are also known as khanates.

Marco Polos travels

1275

In 1275 Marco Polo arrived at khans's court. He learned several Asian languages while traveling, and Kublai Khan sent Polo to other Chinese cities on government missions.

Great khans send groups

1281

The great Khan sent large groups against Japan. The mongols made the Koreans build and provide provisions for the boats.

Kublai Khan dies

1294

In 1294, Kublai Khan died. after his death the Yuan Dynasty began to fade and decline. Kublai's family members couldn't figure out who should rule next, and in the following 8 years, 4 different Khans ruled.

India Timeline

Chandragupta claims the throne

321 BC

In 321 BC Chandragupta gathered an army and killed the unpopular Nanda king which lead to him claiming the throne.

Mauryan Empire Expands

303 BC

After years of fighting, Chandragupta defeated Seleucus. By 303, the Mauryan Empire stretched its empire more than 2000 miles.

Chandragupta's son

301 BC

In3 01 BC Chandragupta's son took the throne. He then ruled for two years.

Asoka becomes king

269 BC

The grandson of Chandagupta becomes king in 269 BC. He waged war and expanded the empire.

Asokzs Death

232 BC

Asoka failed to hold the empire together and died in 232 BC.

Foreign Invaders

185 BC

Greeks, Persians, and Central Asians poured into northern India. These invaders disrupted the Indian society.

Great Kings of Kings

320

After Chandragupta got married he took the title "Great Kings of Kings" in 320 AD

Samudra

335

Samudra became king in 335 AD. He expanded the empire through 40 years of conquest.

Chandragupta II

375 - 415

ChandraGupta the second ruled from 375-415. He strengthened the empire through peaceful means.

Fall of the Empire

535

The Gupta empire broke into small kingdoms. Many overrun by the Hunas or central Asian nomads. The empire fell in 535.

The destroyed Delhi

1398

Timur the Lame destroyed Delhi in 1398

Babur founds an empire

1494

An 11year old boy named Babur inherited a kingdom in Uzbekistan and Tajikistan.

A brilliant general

1526

In 1526 Babur led 12,000 troops in a victory against an army of 100,000 troops.

Akbar

1556 - 1605

Babur's grandson ruled India with wisdom and tolerance for 49 years.

Mumtaz mahal dies

1631

Mumtaz Muhal died when she 39 while giving birth to her 24th child.

Shah becomes ill

1657

Shah Jahan becomes Ill in 1657. The his four sons scrambled for the throne.

Aurangzeb ruled the empire

1658 - 1707

Aurangzeb, the third son of Shah Jahan became Emporer . He was a master at military strategy and aggressive empire building

Europe

laura

1348

The plague killed Laura in 1348

Wins control

1434 - 1464

Medici won control of Florence's government in 1434. In 1464 he died but his family continued to control it.

johann Gutenberg

1440

in 1440 a craftsmen from Mainz, johann Gutenberg developed a printing press

war is ended

1453

France and England's hindered year war ended at this time.

Constantinople conquered

1453

The Turks conquered Constantinople in 1453

Statue is created

1460

Donatello's statue was created

Lorenzo de Medici

1469

In 1469 Lorenzo de Medici came to power

Vittoria colanna

1492 - 1597

vittoria colonna, a writer born in a bible family was born in 1492 and died in 1546

albrecht dürer

1494

albrecht dürer traveled to Italy to study in 1494

the praise of folly

1509

in 1509 Erasmus wrote his most famous work, the praise of folly.

niccoló machiavelli

1513

the prince niccoló Machiavelli examines the imperfect conduct of human beings

utopia

1516

in 1516 Thomas more wrote the book utopia

B.C book

1528

Baldassare Castiglione wrote a book called the cortier

Flemish painting reaches its peak

1550

Flemish pianting reached its peak after 1550 with the work of Pieter Bruegel the elder.

queen elizabeth I

1558 - 1603

queen elizabeth reigned from 1558 to 1603

William Shakespeare

1592

by 1592 William Shakespeare was living in London and writing many poems and plays to perform at the globe theater