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Timeline Quest (4th Six Weeks)

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8000 B.C.E.
Beginnings of agriculture
3000 B.C.E.
Beginnings of Bronze Age
1300 B.C.E.
Iron Age
6th century B.C.E.
beginnings of Confucianism, Buddhism, Taosim
5th century B.C.E.
Greek Golden Age Philosophers
323 B.C.E.
Alexander the Great
221 B.C.E.
Qin unified China
32 C.E.
Beginnings of Christianity
180 C.E.
end of Pax Romana
220 C.E.
end of Han Dynasty
333
Roman capital moved to Constantinople
4th century
Beginning of Trans-Saharan Trade Routes
476
Fall of Rome
527
Justinian rule of Byzantine Empire
632
Rise of Islam
732
Battle of Tours (end of Muslim move into France)
1054
1st Schism in Christian Church
1066
Norman conquest of England
1071
Battle of Manzikert (Seljuk Turks defeat Byzantine)
1095
1st Crusade
1258
Mongols sack Baghdad
1271 to 1295
Marco Polo travels
1324
Mansa Musa's pilgrimage
1325 to 1349
travels of Ibn Battuta
1347 to 1348
Bubonic plague in Europe
1433
end of Zheng He's voyages/ Rise of Ottomans
1453
Ottomans capture Constantinople
1488
Dias rounded Cape of Good Hope
1492
Columbus sailed the ocean blue/ Reconquista of Spain
1502
Slaves to Americas
1517
Martin Luther/ 95 theses
1521
Cortez conquered the Aztecs
1533
Pizarro toppled the Inca
1571
Battle of Lepanto (naval defeat of Ottomans)
1588
defeat of the Spanish Armada by the British
1600
Battle of Sekigahara (beginning of Tokugawa)
1607
foundation of Jamestown
1618 to 1648
30 years war
1683
unsuccessful Ottoman siege of Vienna
1689
Glorious Revolution/ English Bill of Rights
1750 to 1914
Industrial Revolution
1756 to 1763
7 years war/ French and Indian War
1776
American Revolution/ Smith writes Wealth of Nations
1789
French Revolution
1804
Haitian independence
1815
Congress of Vienna
1820s
Independence in Latin America
1839
1st opium war in China
1848
European revolutions/ Marx & Engles write Communist Manifesto
1853
Commodore Perry opens Japan
1857
Sepoy Mutiny
1861
end of Russian serfdom/Italian unification
1863
Emancipation Proclamation in US
1871
German unification
1885
Berlin Conference (division of Africa)
1898
Spanish-American War (US acquires Philippines, Cuba, Guam, & Puerto Rico)
1899
Boer War (British in control of South Africa)
1905
Russo-Japanese war
1910 to 1920
Mexican Revolution
1911
Chinese Revolution