Max Kalil World History

Mongols

Mongol's Unify

1200

Temujin Unifies the Mongols. They go on to conquer many rivals.

Temujin Renamed to Ghengis Khan

1206

Ghengis Khan means "universal ruler". Temujin changes his name after conquering many of his rivals.

Mongols invade the Jin empire

1211

The Mongols invade the northers Jin Empire. They then turn their attention to the western Islamic region of Mongolia.

Mongols Control Central Asia

1225

The Mongols have control over all of Central Asia. Many of it's inhabitants have been killed.

Ghengis Khan dies

1227

Ghengis Khan dies in 1227. He did not die from violence but from illness.

Mongol Empire splits

1260

The empire splits into 4 khanatas. They are the Khanate of the Great Khan (Mongolia and China), the Khanate of Chagatai (Central Asia), the Ilkhanate (Persia), and the Khanate of the Golden Horde (Russia).

Mongols try to extend the Empire

1274 - 1281

The Mongols try to extend the Empire to Japan in 1274. Then again in 1281.

Kublai Khan dies

1294

Kublai Khan dies. The Yuan dynasty begins to fade.

India

Invaders in India

185

Wave after wave of Greeks,
Persians, and Central Asians poured into
northern India.

Asoka dies

232

Asoka becomes king of the Mauryan Empire

269

Chandragupta’s son assumed the throne

301

Chandragupta's son assumes the throne. He ruled for 32 years.

Chandragupta defeated Seleucus

303

By this time the Mauryan Empire stretched over 2000 miles.

“Great King of Kings”

320

Chandra Gupta I took the title “Great King of Kings”.

Chandragupta claims the throne

321

Chandragupta kills the unpopular Nanda King.

Samurai becomes king

335

Chandra Gupta II's rule

375 - 415

The Empire ends

535

timur the lame

1398

Timur the lame destroys Delhi.

Babur

1494

An 11 year old boy, Babur, inherited the kingdom that is now Uzbekistan and Tajikistan.

Babur's battle

1528

Babur led an army of 12,000 to defeat an army of over 100,000 soldiers.

Akbar

1556 - 1605

Akbar rules India from 1556 to 1605.

Shah Jahan

1657

His Four sons scramble for the throne.

Aurangzeb

1658 - 1707

Aurangzeb rules from this time.

Europe

Cosimo de Medici

1434 - 1464

Cosimo de Medici is dictator of Florence

Turks conquered Constantinople

1453

Turks conquered Constantinople in 1453

Lorenzo de Medici

1469

Lorenzo de Medici came to power

Baldassare Castiglion

1528

Baldassare Castiglione wrote The Courtier