South Asia timeline

  • 400

    Early History

    Invaders from Central and SW Asia conquered the area Pakistan
  • Jan 1, 1500

    Early History

    Mughal Empire was firmly established throughout India
  • Apr 22, 1500

    Europeans arrive

    Europeans came in to look for spices clothes and other goods.
  • Period: to

    Taj Majal

    Construction began built by Shah Jahan
  • Europeans arrive

    The British set up the British East India Company and gained control of the trade in India
  • Period: to

    Europeans arrive

    Britain gained direct rule over India
  • Risistance

    India became an independent democratic nation
  • Bangladesh

    Bangladesh was established in