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Gutenberg's Printing Press
Early Modern
Portuguese round Cape of Good Hope
Early Modern
Christopher Columbus' journey to the Americas
Early Modern
Spanish Inquistion begins
Early Modern
Vasco de Gama's first voyage to India
Early Modern
Commercial Revolution
Early Modern
Luther's 95 Theses
Early Modern
Magellan circumnavigates the globe
Early Modern
Catholic Reformation
Early Modern
Religious wars in France, Germany, and Britain
Early Modern
British defeat Spanish Armada
Early Modern
Scientific Revolution
Early Modern
Thirty Years War
Early Modern
Regin of King Louis XIV, France
Early Modern
Enlightenment
Early Modern
Much of Russia freed from Tatars by Ivan the Great
Early Modern
Life of Ivan the Terrible
Early Modern
Time of Troubles (Russia)
Early Modern
Romanov dynasty
Early Modern
Regin of Peter the Great
Early Modern
Regin of Catherine the Great
Early Modern
Pugachev revlot
Early Modern
Treaty of Tordesillas
Early Modern
First Spanish colonies on Latin American mainland
Early Modern
Hernán Cortés conquers the Aztecs
Early Modern
Francisco Pizarro conquers the Incas
Early Modern
Protugal establishes a fort along the Gold Coast
Early Modern
English slave trade begins
Early Modern
Rise of Asante and Dahomey kingdoms
Early Modern
Dutch establish colony at Cape of Good Hope
Early Modern
Babur conquers India at Battle of Panipat
Early Modern
Reign of Akbar
Early Modern
Construction of Taj Mahal begins
Early Modern
Mughal capital sacked
Early Modern
Reign of Abbas I (the Great) in Persia
Early Modern
Fall of the Safavid dynasty
Early Modern
Ottoman capture of Constantinople
Early Modern
Ottoman victory over Safavids at Chaldiron
Early Modern
Rule of Suleman the Magnificent
Early Modern
First Ottoman seige of Vienna
Early Modern
Ottoman fleet defeated in Battle of Lepanto
Early Modern
Ming dynasty
Early Modern
Jesuits arrive in China
Early Modern
Manchu Qing dynasty rules China
Early Modern
Tokugawa shogunate established
Early Modern
Christanity banned in Japan
Early Modern
Japan moves into self-imposed isolation
Early Modern
Portuguese conquer Malacca
Early Modern
Dutch begin conquests of Java (Indonesia)
Early Modern
Dutch and Britsh take over Portuguese- controlled parts of Asia
Early Modern
Neolithic Revolution
Ancient
First iron work in the Middle East
Ancient
Tigris- Euphrates river civilation
Ancient
Indus River Valley civilation
Ancient
Shang civilization
Ancient
Egypt civilization
Ancient
Olmec civilation
Ancient
Chavin civilzation
Ancient
Jews settle near the Mediterranean
Ancient
Olmec civilzation spreads
Ancient
Zhou dynasty
Classical
Qin dynasty
Classical
Han dynasty
Classical
Vedic age
Classical
Mauryan dynasty
Classical
Gupta dynasty
Classical
Years of Ashoka's rule
Classical
Achaemenid Persian Empire
Classical
Persian conquest of Phoenicia
Classical
Greek philosophers
Classical
Homer writes the Illiad and the Odyssey
Classical
Alexander the Great
Classical
Hellenistic period
Classical
Roman republic established
Classical
Julius Caesar's rule
Classical
Roman Empire
Classical
Caesar Augustus's rule
Classical
Birth of Jesus Christ
Classical
Reign of Constantine
Classical
Mesoamerica: establishment of Teotihuacan
Classical
Moche civilization
Classical
Growth of Mayan civilization
Classical
Muhammad's lifetime
Postclassical
Umayyad dynasty
Postclassical
Abbasid empire
Postclassical
Split of Sunni and Shia
Postclassical
Dehli Sultanate
Postclassical
Islam beings spreading across North Africa
Postclassical
Ghana at the height of its power
Postclassical
Mali at the height of its power
Postclassical
Reign of Emperor Justinian
Postclassical
Great Schism
Postclassical
First Crusades
Postclassical
Hundred Years War
Postclassical
Crusades
Postclassical
Middle Ages
Postclassical
Fall of the Toltec
Postclassical
Rise of the Aztecs/Mexica
Postclassical
Rise of the Incas
Postclassical
Sui dynasty
Postclassical
Tang dynasty
Postclassical
Song dynasty
Postclassical
Peak of Buddhist influence in China
Postclassical
Invention of gunpowder
Postclassical
Taika reforms in Japan
Postclassical
Gempei Wars in Japan results in fist shogunate
Postclassical
Korea wins independence from Tang
Postclassical
Korean Silla dynasty establised
Postclassical
Chinggis Khan
Postclassical
Mongol conquest of Islamic heartlands
Postclassical
Yuan dynasty
Postclassical
Ming dynasty established in China
Postclassical
Spread of the Black Death in Europe and Russia
Postclassical
Zheng He's Chinese expiditions
Postclassical
James Watt's steam engine
Industrial
French Revolution
Industrial
Congress of Vienna
Industrial
Beginnings of Marxism
Industrial
Spread of compulsory education laws
Industrial
High point of European imperialism
Industrial
Muhammad Ali rules Egypt
Industrial
British take over South Africa from Dutch
Industrial
Boers begin Great Trek in South Africa
Industrial
Tanzimat reforms in the Ottoman Empire
Industrial
Russia industrializes
Industrial
Opening of the Suez Canal
Industrial
British takeover of Egypt
Industrial
Scramble for Africa
Industrial
Berlin Conference
Industrial
American Revolution
Industrial
Haiti independence
Industrial
Latin American wars of independence
Industrial
Brazil declares independence but retains monarchy
Industrial
Monroe Doctrine
Industrial
Mexican-American War
Industrial
American Civil War
Industrial
Brazil replaces monarchy with republic
Industrial
Spanish-American War
Industrial
U.S. annexes Hawaii
Industrial
Panama Canal
Industrial
Opium Wars
Industrial
Taiping Rebellion
Industrial
Perry expedition to Japan
Industrial
Emancipation of Russia serfs
Industrial
Meiji reform era in Japan
Industrial
Beginnings of Russian industrialization
Industrial
Boxer Rebellion in China
Industrial
Russo-Japanese War
Industrial
Japan annexes Korea
Industrial
End of Qing Dynasty
Industrial
Australian colonization begins
Industrial
New Zealand colonization begins
Industrial
British control over India
Industrial
Rise of the ISMS
Industrial
Theory of relativity
Contemporary
Green Revolution
Contemporary
Polio vaccine
Contemporary
Tanks, Airplanes, and Atomic bombs
Contemporary
World War I
Contemporary
World War II
Contemporary
Ottoman empire collapsed
Contemporary
Qing empire collapsed
Contemporary
India negotiated their independence from the British Empire
Contemporary
Trench warfare
Contemporary
Hiroshima
Contemporary
HIV/AIDS pandemic
Contemporary
Biafra secessionist movement
Contemporary
Pan-Africanism
Contemporary
India/Pakistan partition
Contemporary
Zionist Jewish settlement of Palestine
Contemporary
Armenian genocide
Contemporary
Holocaust
Contemporary
Cold War
Contemporary
NATO
Contemporary
Warsaw Pact
Contemporary
Dissolution of the Soviet Union
Contemporary
Picasso in his Guernica
Contemporary
Communist leader: Lenin
Contemporary
Communist leader: Mao Zedong
Contemporary
Tiananmen Square protesters
Contemporary
Al-Queda
Contemporary
Dada
Contemporary
James Bond
Contemporary
Socialist realism
Contemporary
Fire Year Plans
Contemporary
Great Leap Forward
Contemporary
New Deal
Contemporary
China- Deng Xiaoping
Contemporary
League of Nations
Contemporary
United Nations
Contemporary
World Bank
Contemporary
European Union
Contemporary
Negritude
Contemporary
Bollywood
Contemporary
Mandate of Heaven introduced
Classical