Year of birth of Jesus - C.E. and A.D. denote the years after this birth - B.C.E. and B.C. denote the years before this birth
The year that Emperor Constantine made Christianity legal
The year that Emperor Theodosius made Christianity the official religion
Date that Romulus supposedly founded city of Rome
Date that the Republic was created after Etruscan monarch was dethroned
circa 1000 B.C.
Jerusalem captured or founded by King David
circa 1800 B.C.
When Judaism was founded
circa 1600 B.C.
When Jews migrate to Egypt to escape famine
circa 1200 B.C.
The date of the Exodus
circa 3000 B.C.
Unification of Upper and Lower Egypt by King Menes
circa 5000 B.C.
Settlement along the Nile
Rome conquers Egypt
c. 8000 BC
First settlements in Mesopotamia
c. 3500 BC
Date when Sumer was considered to be civilized
c. 1800 BC
Date of Hammurabi's Babylonian Empire
c. 4,000,000 B.C.
Approximate number of years ago that Australopithecus existed
Fall of Rome and the end of the Western Roman Empire