Qin Shi Huangdi

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  • 206

    Qin Dynasty ends

    Qin Dynasty ends
    Fifteen years after it begun, the Qin dynasty ends
  • 206

    Great Wall of China finishes building

    Great Wall of China finishes building
  • 210

    Shi Huangdi dies

    Shi Huangdi dies
  • 211

    Meteor Lands in a river

    Meteor Lands in a river
    A meteor lands into a river with the words carved onto it "The Emperor will die and the land will be divided."
  • 213

    Book Burning Period

    Book Burning Period
    Shi Huangdi Punishes all scholars and burns all books that do not teach of the code of Qin
  • 218

    Zheng Liangs assassination attempt

    Zheng Liangs assassination attempt
    To avenge the fall of his native state, Zheng Liang hires assassins to kill Qin Shi Huangdi
  • 219

    Shi Huangdi sends men to find immortality elixer

    Shi Huangdi sends men to find immortality elixer
    Shi Huangdi becomes obbsessed with finding a way to avoid death.
  • 220

    Great wall of China construction begisn

    Great wall of China construction begisn
    In order to protect China from foes, Shi Huangdi orders all the small walls that only protected specific parts of China, Shi huangdi ordered all those walls to be connected.
  • 221

    Qin Dynasty begins

    Qin Dynasty begins
    After King Zheng deafeated all of his enemys, he created the Qin dynasty
  • 221

    Imperial China begins

    Imperial China begins
    After the warring states period, Shi huangdi creates imperial China, with new laws tax systems and language.
  • 221

    King Zheng changes his name to Shi Huangdi

    King Zheng changes his name to Shi Huangdi
    To celebrate his victory, king Zheng changes his name to Shi Huangdi, meaning First Soverign emperor
  • 221

    Qin conquers Qi

    Qin conquers Qi
    The end of the warring states period, much celebrations come after this.
  • 221

    Warring States Period ends

    Warring States Period ends
    After 260 years of fighting, the warring states period is over, and the state of Qin comes out victorious.
  • 222

    Qin conquers Yan

    Qin conquers Yan
    After Qin conquers Yan it has so much power that just a year later it can deafeat the final state of China.
  • 222

    Gao Jianli's assassination attempt

    Gao Jianli's assassination attempt
    Gao Jianli tries to avenge his friend, Jing ki, but ends up with the exact fate as his fallen friend.
  • 223

    Qin Conquers Chu

    Qin Conquers Chu
  • 225

    Qin Conquers Wei

    Qin Conquers Wei
    Qin is starting to gain more and more power from all of the contry's it has conquered.
  • 227

    Jing Ki tries to assassinate King Zheng

    Jing Ki tries to assassinate King Zheng
    Jing Ki tries to assassinate Shi Huangdi, his weopen was a flute that he edited to carry a knife.
  • 228

    Qin conquers Zhao

    Qin conquers Zhao
    Qin conquers Zhao and comes even closer to the end of the warring states.
  • 230

    Qin conquers Han

    Qin conquers Han
    Han is conquered by the state of Qin, only the beginning of the end of the warring states period
  • 235

    King Zheng gains full power over Qin

    King Zheng gains full power over Qin
    King Zheng gains full power over Qin after he fires his administrator.
  • 246

    Ying Zheng Becomes King

    Ying Zheng Becomes King
    At 13 years old, Ying Zheng became the king of Qin after his farther died after only three years on the throne, and when Qin was the smallest poorest and most Isolated country in China.
  • 246

    Terracotta Warrior construction begins

    Terracotta Warrior construction begins
    Ying Zheng ordered his men to start on his tomb when he was only thriteen, and he wanted 8000 terracotta warriors.
  • 259

    Birth of Ying Zheng (Shi Huangdi)

    Birth of Ying Zheng (Shi Huangdi)
    This was the year that Shi Huangdi was born in the state of Qin, he will grow up to be the first sovereign emperor and bring all of the states of China togther.
  • 290

    Imperial China ends 1912

    Imperial China ends 1912
    After 2000 years of Shi Huangdi's laws, imperial China is finally over.
  • 300

    Qin Shi Huangdi's tomb found 1957

    Qin Shi Huangdi's tomb found 1957
    Shi Huangdi's tomb was found in 1957 by two farmers
    NOTE: Please ignore the date on the front
  • 481

    Warring states period begins

    Warring states period begins
    This war lasts for 260 years and aided Shi Huangdi into becoming emperor of China.
  • Period:
    210
    to
    256

    Qin Shi Huangdi's life

    This is the full story of Qin Shi huangdi's life and his story.
  • Period:
    221
    to
    481

    Warring States Period

    This is when Qin started to conquer the other states using its many advantages.