In 321 BC an unpopular ruler named Nanda, took the throne, which started the Mauryan Empire.
By 303 BC the Mauryan Empire had spread and had over 2000 miles of land
In 301 BC Chandragupta’s son took the throne
There is anew king, and it is Asoka
Asoka dies in 232 BC
In 185 there are many invasions by the Greeks
After his marriage, Chandra Gupta I took the title “Great King of Kings” in A.D. 320.
375 was the starting year of Gupta II rule
415 was the end of Gupta IIs rule
The end of the empire was in 535
At the time he was called Temujin sought to unify an empire. He defeated the former emperors and became king.
He took the name of Genghis Kahn. This meant universal ruler
Genghis Khan wanted to invade china, so he started in the Jin dynasty. He won that battle easily
Genghis khan had worked his way through China. He had conquered many dynasties throughout china and the Mongols ended up in control in china
Genghis khan died in 1227. He did not die in battle, but from illness.
By 1260, the Mongols had divided their huge empire into four regions, or khanates. This was done so the dynasty could be more efficiently run.
Marco Polo traveled by caravan on the Silk Roads with his father and uncle, arriving at Kublai Khan’s court around 1275. He was then sent on other government missions
In 1274 and again in 1281, the Great Khan sent huge fleets against Japan. They wanted more land than just china now and wanted to conquer Japan
Kublai khan died in 1294.after him, theYuan dynasty began to fade away
In 1526, for example, he led 12,000 troops to
ruling India with wisdom and tolerance from 1556 to 1605.
1631, Mumtaz Mahal died at age 39 while giving birth to her 14th child
Jahan became ill in 1657, his four sons scrambled for the throne.
The beginning and end of the empire
Little is known of Laura except that she died of the plague in 1348.
In 1434, he won control of Florence’s government.
Around 1440 Johann Gutenberg, a craftsman from Mainz, Germany, devel- oped a printing press that incorporated a number of technologies in a new way.
That as Leonardo da Vince's life span
Third, Christian scholars in Constantinople fled to Rome with Greek manu- scripts when the Turks conquered Constantinople in 1453.
Christian scholars in Constantinople fled to Rome with Greek manu- scripts when the Turks conquered Constantinople in 1453
Donatello’s statue was created in the late 1460s.
His grandson, Lorenzo de Medici, came to power in 1469.
Yet, some of them had great influence. Vittoria Colonna (1492–1547) was born of a noble family.
In 1494, a French king claimed the throne of Naples in southern Italy and launched an invasion through northern Italy.
Michelangelo sculpted David from 1501 to 1504.
executed with all that sweetness and charm of atmosphere which is the peculiar excellence of your art. Mantua, May 14, 1504
In 1509, she married the Marquis of Pescara
The Prince (1513) by Niccolò Machiavelli
. Elizabeth reigned from 1558 to 1603.
By 1592 he was living in London and writing poems and plays, and soon he would be performing at the Globe Theater.