Beginnings of agriculture
Beginnings of Bronze age and early civilizations
6th century BCE
Beginnings of Confucianism, Buddhism, Taoism
5th century BCE
Greek Golden Age
Alexander the Great
Qin unified China
Beginnings of Christianity
End of Pax Romana
End of Han Dynasty
Roman capital moved to Constantinople
4th century CE
Beginnings of Trans-Saharan trade routes
Fall of Rome
Justinian rule of Byzantine Empire
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