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

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