HIstory of Human Rights

  • Jan 1, 1100

    Cyrus the Greaat

    Cyrus the Greaat
    -Date of birth: 600-599 BC
    -Born a shepherd in a poor family
    -6 children
    -wife named Cassandane
    -religion: Zoroastrianism
  • Period: Jan 1, 1100 to

    HIstory of Human Rights

  • Dec 24, 1166

    John Lackland was born

    John Lackland was King Henry's II favourite son. He was born on Christmas Eve.
  • Jun 10, 1215

    King John signed the Magna Carta

    The Barons forced King John to sign the Magna Carta. He signed and sealed the document. The document shows 63 articles/rules, detailing the rights of the barons and the limits of the monarchs.
  • Oct 19, 1216

    King John death

    He died because he got dysentery.. sad...
  • Napoleon was Born!

    -Born on 15th August 1769 in Corsic(small land)
    -An adult-only 5 feet 6. rode on a pony
    -Died of stomach cancer.
  • Napoleon was put into jail!

    -Put in jail for a miitary failure.
  • Napoleon became an officer

    -became an officer in the French artillery and a master at war tactics
    *not sure the date!!!!*
  • Napoleon death!

    -Died of stomach cancer!!
  • Gandi was born!

    -Born in the city of Porbandar
  • Ghandi was born!

    2 October 1869
  • Eleanor Roosevelt was born!!

    She was the first lady(husband: Theodore Roosevelt) and she wrote the first draft of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The document consists 30 human rights, from copyright to slavery.
  • Gandhi went to London

    Gandhi went to London to study law at the age of 18. He wanted to become a barrister. *NOT SURE THE DATE-JUST THE YEAR*
  • Adolf Hitler was born!

    -Born in Austria
  • Gandhi found a job in South Africa

    Gandhi had trouble to find a job in India, so in 1893, he was accepted a job in South Africa
  • Nelson Mandela was born!

    Nelson Mandela was the president of South Africa from 1994 to 1999, and was the first South African president to be elected in a fully representative democratic election.
  • Martin Luther King was born!

    Martin Luther was leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He used nonviolent methods following the teachings of Mahatma Gandhi to fight for freedom. He gave a speech called “I have A Dream”
  • Adolf Hitler death

    Hilter comminded suicide with his wife.
  • Gandhi death date

    He was assassinated by a fellow Hindu, Nathuram Godse, who felt that Gandhi had betrayed the Hindu cause. Godse shot Gandhi 3 times in the chest and Gandhi died.
  • Eleanor Roosevelt death

    Roosevelt was injured in April 1960 when she was struck by a car in New York City. Then, her health got worst. She died in her house on November 7, 1962 at 6.15pm.
  • Martin Luther King death

    Martin was standing on the balcony when suddenly, at 6:01 p.m., April 4, 1968, a shot rang out and shot King. The bullet entered through his right cheek, smashing his jaw, then traveled down his spinal cord before lodging in his shoulder, and of course, he died. :( He was awarded the Nobel peace prize.