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The rise of Mongols

1200

Around 1200, a Mongol clan leader named Temujin sought to unify the Mongols under his leadership. He fought and defeated his rivals one by one.

Genghis khan unites Mongols

1206

In 1206, Temujin accepted the title Genghis Khan, or “universal ruler” of the Mongol clans.

China under Mongol control

1225

By 1225, Central Asia was under Mongol control.

Genghis khan dies

1227

Genghis Khan died in 1227—not from violence, but from illness

The Mongols divided their kingdom

1260

1260, the Mongols had divided their huge empire into four regions, or khanates

Marco Polo

1275
  1. Polo had learned several Asian languages in his travels, and Kublai Khan sent him to various Chinese cities on government missions.

Fail conquer on Japan

1281

After conquering China, Kublai Khan tried to extend his rule to Japan. In 1274 and again in 1281

Kublai khan death

1294

Kublai khan died in 1294

India

Nanda king

321 BC

Nanda king claimed the throne in 321 BC

Mauryan empire stretched

303 BC

Mauryan empire expanded in 303 BC

Chandragupta

301 BC

Chandragupta began to battle seleucus

Asoka

269 BC

Asoka becomes king

Asokas death

232 BC

Asoka died in 232 BC

Different empires

185 BC

Empires poured into India

Chandra Gupta king

320 AD

Chandra Gupta great king of kings

Gupta became king

335 AD

Gupta became king

Handra Gupta II

375 AD

Chandra Gupta II came to rule

EndD f Chandra guptas reign

415 AD

Empire ended

535 AD

Empire fell in 535

Europe

Laura died

1348

(Little is known of Laura except that she died of the plague in 1348

Florence government

1434 - 1464

In 1434, he won control of Florence’s government.

Leonardo da Vinci

1452 - 1519

1452–1519
Leonardo da Vinci’s notebooks—and life—are mysterious.

Christian scholars

1453

Third, Christian scholars in Constantinople fled to Rome with Greek manu- scripts when the Turks conquered Constantinople in 1453

Donatello

1460

Lorenzo De Medici

1469

His grandson, Lorenzo de Medici, came to power in 1469

Michaelangello

1475 - 1564

1475–1564
Like Leonardo, Michelangelo was a Renaissance man.

Michelangelo

1501 - 1504

Michelangelo Influenced by classical statues, Michelangelo sculpted David from 1501

Prince niccolo

1513

The Prince (1513) by Niccolò Machiavelli (MAK

Baldassare

1528

Baldassare Castiglione (KAHS