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8000 BCE

Beginnings of agriculture

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3000 BCE

Beginnings of Bronze Age (Early Civs)

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18th BCE

Hammurabi's Code

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1500 BCe

Early Alphabetic Script

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1300 BCe

Iron Age

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10th -7th

Assyrian Empire

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6th Centurly BCE

Life of Buddha, Confucius, Lao Tsu

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5th Century BCE

Greek Golden Age-philosophers

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323 BCE

Alexander the Great

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221 BCe

Qin unify China

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32 CE

Beginnings of Christianity

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180 CE

End of Pax Romana

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220 CE

End of Han Dynasty

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333

Roman Capital moved to Constantinople

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4th C

Beginning of Trans Saharan Trade Routes

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476

Fall of Rome

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527

Justinian Rule of Byzantine Empire

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632

Rise of Islam

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732

Battle of Tours (end of Muslim move into France)

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1054

1st Schism in Christian Church

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1066

Norman Conquest of England

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1071

Battle of Manzikert

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1095

1st Crusade

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1258

Mongols Sack Baghdad

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1271-1295

Marco Polo Travels

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1324

Mansa Musa Pilgrimage

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1325-1349

Travels of Ibn Battuta

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1347-1348

Bubonic Plague in Europe

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1433

End of Zheng He's Voyages

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1453

Ottomans Capture Constantinople

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1488

Dias rounded Cape of Good Hope

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1492

Columbus sailed the Ocean Blue/Reconquista of Spain

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1502

Slaves to Americas

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1517

Martin Luther/95 Theses

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1521

Cortez Conquered Aztec

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1533

Pizzaro toppled the Inca

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1571

Battle of Lepanto (Naval Defeat of the Ottomans)

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1588

Defeat of the Spanish Armada by British

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1600

Battle of Sekigahara -Beginning of Tokugawa

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1607

Foundation of James Town

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1618-1648

30 Years War

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1683

unsuccessful Ottoman siege of Vienna

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1689

Glorious Revolution

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1756-1763

7 Years War

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1776

American Revolution

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1789

French Revolution

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1804

Haitian independence

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1815

Congress of Vienna

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1820s

Independence in Latin America

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1839

1st Opium War in China

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1848

European Revolutions/Marx and Engles write communist Manifesto

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1853

Commodore Perry opens Japan

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1857

Sepoy Mutiny

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1861

End of Russian Serfdom/Italian Unification

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1863

Emancipation Procolmation

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1871

German Unification

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1885

Berlin Conference

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1898

Spanish American War

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1899

Boer War: British control in South Africa

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1905

Russo-Japanese War

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1910-1920

Mexican Revolution

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1911

Chinese revolution

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1914

WWI

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1917

Russian Revolution

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1919

Treaty of Versailles

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1929

Stock Market Crash

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1931

Japanese invasion of Manchuria

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1935

Italian invasion of Ethiopia

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1939

German Blitzkrieg in poland

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1941

Pearl Harbor, Entry of US into the War

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1945

End of WWII

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1947

Independence and Partition of India

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1948

Birth of Israel

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1949

Chinese Communist Revolution

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1950-1953

Korean War

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1954

Vietnamese defeat the French at Dien Bien Phu

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1956

de-Stalinization/nationalization of Suez CAnal

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1959

Cuban Revolution

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1962

Cuban Misslile Crisis

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1967

6 Day war/Chinese cultural revoltuoin

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1973

Yom Kippur War

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1979

Iranian Revolutoin

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1987

1st Palestinian Intifada

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1989

Tianamen Square/Fall of Berlin Wall

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1991

Fall of USSR/1st Gul f War

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1994

GEnocide in Rwanda/All race election in S. Africa

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2001

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