2017 Tee Lei DALAT world history

Timeline created by ltee
  • 12,000 BCE

    Egypt -The Egyptians move into the Nile valley

    The rich soil and the animals there were the perfect conditions for the Egyptians, now they could make a lot of food.
  • 4,500 BCE

    Egypt-farming cities develop in Egypt

    The rich soil allowed the Egyptians to start farms so large, it took a city (community of people) to work.
  • 3,300 BCE

    Sumer-The sumerians invent cuneiform, the world's first system of writing.

    This enabled people to be scribes and to keep business records long epics could also be created, such as the epic of Gilgamesh.
  • 3,000 BCE

    Mesapotamia-Mesopotamia has a food surplus

    Now, peolple can do other jobs and evolve their settlements into cities, using a division of labor.
  • 2,300 BCE

    All of mesampotamia-Sargon extended the Akkadian Empire

    Since Sargon had a permanent army, he was able to extend his empire from the Persian to the Mediterranean Sea.
  • 2,300 BCE

    Egypt-Tutankhamen dies

    The former Pharaoh Tutankhamen of Egypt died, with lots of treasure inside that shows the Egyptian art and achievements.
  • 2,300 BCE

    India- The Harrapan civilization starts.

    The nomadic herders move to India because it was a rather safe place away from attackers this then developed to become the Harrapan civilization.
  • 2,200 BCE

    Egypt- Khufu builds monuments

    Khufu built a lot of monuments in the old kingdom, which made him famous.Historians think he was cruel.
  • 2,200 BCE

    6.1-China-Yu the great starts the first dynasty

    The Xia dynasty tells of Yu the great digging channels for over 10 years to help the waterways of China. when Yu became king, he used teamwork to solve problems.
  • 2,050 BCE

    Egypt- Mentuhotep the second unites Egypt

    Chaos in Egypt caused the country to weaken, so Mentuhotep the second defeated all his rivals and the united Egypt.
  • 1,792 BCE

    Babylon-Hammurabi creates his Code (or laws)

    Hammurabi created a set of 282 rules that the people had to follow.Breaking those rules had great consequences, even death.
  • 1,500 BCE

    Kush-Kush is conquered by the Egyptians

    Egypt feared that Kush was getting too powerful, so Thutmose 1 sent an army to defeat Kush.
  • -999 BCE

    India- the Rigveda was written

    Aryan religion had sacred text called the Vedas, and the oldest one was the Rigveda.The vedas gave the Aryan people the rules of what they should do.
  • -598 BCE

    India- The Buddha gets enlightened

    Siddhartha Gautama,who was around 35 at that time sat under a tree and found the answer to suffering, Buddhism is based on his teachings.
  • -551 BCE

    6.2-China-Confucious is born

    Confucius was a great teacher whose ideas are Known as Confucianism. He used to have position in the government, but the other officials became jealous because he was so good,so they kicked him out. His ideas are in a book called the Analects.
  • -500 BCE

    Phoenicia-the alphabet is invented

    They made symbols to represent sounds, much more convenient than pictographs
  • -270 BCE

    India - Asoka becomes king

    Asoka made India stronger and richer, then converted to Buddhism and focused more on his people, like building wells and roads.
  • -221 BCE

    6.3-China-Shi Huangdi takes the throne

    Shi Huangdi unified China and called himself the first Emperor.
    He had a strong government , but had harsh laws and punishments
  • -207 BCE

    6.4-China-Liu Bang becomes emperor

    Lou Bang was the first commoner to become emperor because of the Chinese belief of the Mandate of Heaven. He battled for power and won.
  • 100

    India- advanced healthcare is present

    Doctors started to write down their ideas in textbooks, it describes them making medicine out of minerals and plants.
  • 300

    Kush- the last influences of Kush have disappeared

    After the rulers of Askum defeated Kush, they all converted to Christianity, then there was nothing left if the Kushite culture.
  • Malaysia-now has laws

    Hammurabi's Code inspired the people of Malaysia to have laws
  • Egypt- people research more about Tutuenkhamen's tomb.

    This lets people dicover more about Egypt from the treasure that they found.This helps us to know more about Egyptian life and their beliefs.
  • Asia- Buddhism is now a major religion

    After the Buddha spread his religion throughout India and to many parts of Asia, now many people all around the world are Buddhist, and with the internet, people from everywhere can know about the teachings of Buddhism.
  • Singapore-I was born

    I have entered into the world, good news for a lot of people, like me.
  • Period:
    12,000 BCE

    Egypt and Kush

    Ancient Egypt-12000 BC
    Old kingdom- 2700BC to 2200 BC
    Middle Kingdom- 2200-1750BC
    New Kingdom- 1550- 1050BC
    Kush-1500BC -300BC
  • Period:
    10,000 BCE
    -500 BCE

    Mesopotamia-The early Fertile Cresent people

    The early people move into the Fertile Cresent such as the Sumerians, Akkadians,Babylonians, Hittites, Kassites,Assyrians, Chaldeans, Phoenicians.
  • Period:
    2,200 BCE

    Chapter 6-China's dynasties

    Xia -2200-1500BC
  • Period:
    1,200 BCE

    India- the time of India

    Harrapan civilization-2300-1700BC
    Other split civilizations-1700BC-500AD