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  • 300

    Camels were first to the Sahara

  • 300

    Classic Mayan civilization began

  • 476

    The Fall of Rome

  • 500

    The beginning of the Byzantine Empire

  • 500

    The Ghana Empire began

  • 552

    Buddhism was introduced to Japan

  • 593

    Prince Shotoku came to power

  • Jan 1, 604

    The seventeen article constitution began

  • Jan 1, 610

    Muhammad became a prophet of Islam

  • Jan 1, 618

    The Tang dynasty began

  • Period: Jan 1, 618 to Jan 1, 907

    Buddhism religion expanded in the Tang dynasty

  • Jan 1, 651

    The official edition of the Qu'ran was written

  • Jan 1, 700

    traders brought Islam to West Africa

  • Jan 1, 710

    Nara became the capital of Japan

  • Jan 1, 750

    Bookmaking began to spread the Qu'ran

  • Jan 1, 768

    Charlemagne's christian empire begins

  • Jan 1, 794

    Heian-kyo became the capital of Japan

  • Period: Jan 1, 794 to Jan 1, 1185

    The Heian Period

  • Jan 1, 814

    The end of Charlemagne's Christian Empire

  • Jan 1, 850

    The Tang dynasty recorded a formula for gunpowder

  • Jan 1, 900

    The Japanese invented kana

  • Jan 1, 900

    Post-Classic Mayan Civilization ended

  • Jan 1, 907

    The Tang dynasty ended

  • Jan 1, 1000

    Feudalism begins

  • Jan 1, 1000

    The Tale of Genji, the first novel, was written

  • Jan 1, 1050

    moveable type was invented in China

  • Jan 1, 1054

    Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox churches split

  • Jan 1, 1065

    Song dynasty began civil service exams

  • Jan 1, 1085

    The Reconquista began with Toledo

  • Jan 1, 1096

    The first crusade began

  • Jan 1, 1099

    The First crusade ended

  • Jan 1, 1146

    The second crusade began

  • Jan 1, 1148

    The second crusade ended

  • Jan 1, 1189

    The third crusade began

  • Jan 1, 1192

    The first shogun came to power

  • Jan 1, 1192

    The third crusade ended

  • Period: Jan 1, 1192 to

    The era of the samurai

  • Jan 1, 1200

    The aztecs arrived in the valley of mexico

  • Jan 1, 1200

    the incas first settled in Cuzco

  • Jan 1, 1203

    The Ghana Empire ended

  • Jun 1, 1215

    Signing of the Magna Carta

  • Jan 1, 1240

    The Mali Empire began

  • Jan 1, 1258

    The Mongols destroyed Baghdad

  • Jan 1, 1279

    The mongol dynasty began

  • Jan 1, 1300

    The Mongol empire was weakened

  • Jan 1, 1300

    The Renaissance began in Italy

  • Jan 1, 1304

    Humanism began in Italy

  • Jan 1, 1312

    Manu Mussa was the first Islamic leader

  • Jan 1, 1325

    Aztecs started building Tenochtitlan

  • Jan 1, 1337

    The Hundred Year's War begins.

  • Jan 1, 1347

    The beginning of the Bubonic plague in Europe

  • Jan 1, 1350

    Timbuktu became a center of Arabic learning

  • Jan 1, 1368

    The Ming dynasty began

  • Jan 1, 1368

    The Mongols dynasty ended

  • Jan 1, 1400

    The Inquisition took place

  • Jan 1, 1405

    Zheng He made his first voyage

  • Jan 1, 1438

    the incas began to create roads

  • Jan 1, 1450

    Johannes Gutenberg invented the printing press

  • Jan 1, 1453

    The end of the Byzantine Empire

  • Jan 1, 1453

    The Hundred Year's war ends

  • Jan 1, 1460

    The songhai empire began

  • Jan 1, 1469

    The Medici family began to rule Florence

  • Jan 1, 1488

    Bartolomeu Dias began to sail around the tip of Africa

  • Jan 1, 1492

    The Spanish conquered Grenada

  • Jan 1, 1492

    Isabella sent Christopher Columbus to find a sea route to Asia

  • Jan 1, 1497

    Vasco da Gama began to sail to India

  • Jan 1, 1497

    John Cabot landed in Canada

  • Jan 1, 1500

    Pedro Cabral began to sail to Brazil

  • Jan 1, 1500

    The microscope was invented

  • Jan 1, 1504

    Michealangelo completed his sculpture of David

  • Jan 1, 1514

    Copernicus stated that the earth revolved around the sun

  • Jan 1, 1517

    Martin Luther posted his Ninety-Five Theses

  • Jan 1, 1519

    the aztec empire ended

  • Jan 1, 1519

    Ferdinand Magellan began to sail around the world

  • Jan 1, 1520

    Hernan Cortes destroyed the Aztecs

  • Jan 1, 1524

    Giovanni da Verrazano landed in North America

  • Jan 1, 1525

    William Tyndale translates the Bible into English

  • Jan 1, 1532

    The Inca empire ended

  • Jan 1, 1532

    Francisco Pizarro destroyed the Incas

  • Jan 1, 1534

    King Henry VIII created Anglicanism

  • Jan 1, 1541

    John Calvin created Calvinism

  • Jan 1, 1543

    Copernicus stated his theory of the heliocentric universe

  • Jan 1, 1545

    The council of Trent was formed

  • the songhai empire ended

  • Henry Hudson began to try to find the Northwest Passage

  • Galileo decided to build a telescope

  • The mail empire ended

  • Period: to

    The Thirty year's war

  • The Ming dynasty ended

  • Peace of Westphalia was signed

  • Newton published a book about gravity