World History Dates

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creation of European Economic Community
Cuban Missile Crisis
British defeat the Spanish Armada
domestication of animals
beginning of Kievan Rus
Rome legalizes Christianity
Charlemagne crowned Holy Roman Emperor
Japanese invasion of Manchuria
Dutch Boers colonize South Africa
start of transatlantic slave trade
founding of the Mughal Empire
Korean War*
Iranian Revolution
end of apartheid in South Africa
Adam Smith writes The Wealth of Nations
beginnings of trans-Saharan trade routes**
start of Ibn Battuta's travels
Qin dynasty*
First Gulf War*
first Christian Crusade
founding of Manila
Italian Renaissance*
Spanish American War
spread of Christianity
Communist Revolution in China
nationalization of Suez Canal
American Revolutionary War*
Vietnamese defeat French at Dien Bien Phu
Chinese Revolution (not Communist Revolution)
British abolish slavery
first Palestinian Intifada
rise of feudalism in Japan**
Yom Kippur War
Heian period in Japan**
first all-race elections in South Africa
British East India Co. takes over India
English Bill of Rights
Greek Golden Age**
rise of Roman Empire
Six Day War
reign of Ivan the Terrible in Russia*
Columbus' expedition
Tiananmen Square Massacre
first slaves brought to the Americas
birth of Israel
fall of Soviet Union
Rwandan Genocide
Norman conquest of England
second Ottoman Siege of Vienna
rise of Islam**
Cortez conquers the Aztecs
Gupta Dynasty*
Russian Revolution
eventyear
Chinese Cultural Revolution
Nicholas II is tsar of Russia*
Ming Dynasty*
Black Death in Asia*
British Raj in India*
Diaz rounds the Cape of Good Hope
Cuban Revolution
Qing dynasty*
Roman capital moves to Constantinople
rise of Sumerians in southern Mesopotamia
Tang Dynasty
Mauryan dynasty*
Umayyad Caliphate*
Berlin Conference divides Africa*
Second Boer War*
reign of Genghis Khan*
Great Schism
reign of Louis XIV in France*
French Revolution*
Golden Age of Athens*
fall of the Berlin Wall
Year of Africa
Tokugawa Shogunate*
9/11 attacks on US
Zheng He voyages*
the Enlightenment**
Treaty of Versailles
Vasco da Gama reaches India
Ottoman Empire*
reign of Justinian*
start of the Great Depression
Judaism begins with Abraham
Mexican Revolution begins
Zhou Dynasty*
founding of Roman Republic
Battle of Tours
Battle of Lepanto
Meiji Restoration
Russo-Japanese War*
Bandung conference
Han dynasty*
rise of the Aztec Empire (Tenochtitlan founded)
 
end of Pax Romana
first Ottoman Siege of Vienna
founding of Indian National Congress
Commodore Perry goes to Japan from the US
World War II*
rise of Indus River Valley
Abbasid Caliphate*
Battle of Manzikert
beginning of Industrial Revolution
Sepoy Mutiny
eventyear
Pearl Harbor and entry of US into WWII
Tanzimat reforms in Ottoman Empire*
fall of Western Roman Empire
Marco Polo's travels*
Hitler becomes chancellor Germany
Napoleonic Wars*
Indian Independence Struggle*
emancipation of serfs in Russia
Haitian Revolution
Song Dynasty*
rise of Ottomans*
Axial Age**
Yuan Dynasty*
Ottomans conquer Constantinople
Reconquista
Monroe Doctrine
Emancipation Proclamation
de-Stalinization launched
unification of Egypt
Sakoku Edict begins Japanese isolationism
Second Sino-Japanese War*
Shang kingdom in China
Communist Manifesto published
reign of Peter the Great in Russia*
First Opium War*
Battle of Sekigahara in Japan
founding of Jamestown
India and Pakistan gain independence
rise of Hinduism*
Seven Years War*
Kingdom of Mali founded
Italian invasion of Ethiopia
Bronze Age
beginnings of agriculture*
spread of Buddhism in China*
4th Crusade takes Constantinople
Black Death arrives in Europe
UN created
Congress of Vienna*
Latin American wars of independence*
Martin Luther's 95 Theses
Pizarro conquers the Inca
Scientific Revolution*
Mansa Musa's pilgrimage
World War I
unification of Germany
30 Years War*
Cold War*
lifetime of Alexander the Great*
unification of Italy
abolition of slavery in Brazil
Treaty of Horowitz

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