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

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