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History of Asia Dates

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2300 BC - 1750 BC
Indus Valley Civilizations
1700 BC
Aryans and Harappans meet
1550 BC
Hinduism was created
2100 BC - 1600 BC
Xia Dynasty
1523 BC - 1027 BC
Shang Dynasty
1028 BC - 256 BC
Zhou Dynasty
221 BC - 206 BC
Qin Dynasty
206 BC - 220 AD
Han Dynasty
581- 618
Sui Dynasty
618 - 906
Tang Dynasty
960 - 1279
Song Dynasty
1280 - 1368
Yuan Dynasty
1368 - 1644
Ming Dynasty
1644 - 1911
Qing Dynasty
1557
Portuguese come to Macau
1498
Vasco de Gama sails around the Cape of Good Hope
1592
Hideyoshi attacks Korea
1793
Macartney arrives in Canton
1796
Opium made illegal in China
1835 - 1908
Empress Dowager
1839 - 1842
First Opium War
1842
Signing of the Treaty of Nanjing
1842 - 1844
First Treaty Settlement (France, US, Britain)
1850 - 1864
Taiping Rebellion
1853 - 1868
Nien Rebellion
1856 - 1860
Second Opium War (Anglo-French War) against China
1860
Second Treaty Settlement & Treaty of Tianjin, same time as Taiping Rebellion
1868
Burlingame Treaty
1872 - 1881
Chinese students sent by Li Hongzhang go to the US to study
1882
Chinese Exclusion Act
1894-1895
Sino-Japanese War
1898
Failure of 100 Days Reform (Guangxu takes government)
1900
Boxer Uprising
1901
China pays indemnity, goes into debt
1905
Civil Service Exam ends
1908
Chinese adopted a national constitution and parliamentary government