Parallel History
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Parallel History of the world, 400BC to 400AD, eras, dynasties, milestones, people, person Parallel History of the world, 800AD to 1500AD, eras, dynasties, milestones, people, person
Parallel History of the world, 400BC to 400AD. Macedonia, Zou Dynstry, Iraq Achaemenid, Roman Republic, Roman Empire, Socrates, Confucious, Jewish bible, Jesus Parallel History of the world, 800AD to 1500AD. European middle ages, Byzantine empire, Frankish empires, Chinese Tang dynasty, Yuan dynasty and Mongol empire, Renaissance, Ottoman Empire, Joan of Arc, Michellangelo, ...

All eras on record, sorted by start year


Ubaid Period
Sumer (-6500--3800)
Uruk Period
Sumer (-4000--3100)
Indus Valley Civilization
India (-3300--1300)
Early Dynastics Period of Egypt
Egypt (-3050--2686)
Elam
Elam (-2700--539)
Old Kingdom of Egypt
Egypt (-2686--2181)
Assyria
Assyria (-2400--608)
Akkadian Empire
Iraq (-2334--2154)
Xia Dynasty
Northern China (-2205--1766)
Mycenaean Greece
Greece (-1900--1100)
First Babylonian Dynasty
Iraq (-1894--1531)
Hittites Empire
Hittites (-1750--1180)
India Vedic Period
India (-1700--500)
Shang Dynasty
China (-1600--1046)
Phoenicia
Phoenicia (-1200--539)
Greek Dark Ages
Greece (-1200--800)
Zhou Dynasty
China (-1046--256)
Kingdom of Israel (monarchy)
Palestine (-1030--930)
Macedonia
Greece (-800--146)
Archaic Greece
Greece (-800--480)
Spring and Autumn Period
China (-771--476)
Median Empire
Iran (-678--594)
New Babylonian Empire
Iran (-626--539)
Achaemenid Empire
Iran (-550--336)
Roman Republic
Italy, Greece, Turkey, Egypt (-509--27)
Delian League
Athen (-477--404)
Warring States Period
China (-475--221)
La Tene Celtic Culture
Central Europe (-450--50)
Second Athenian Empire
Greece (-378--355)
India Maurya Empire
India (-322--185)
Seleucid Empire
Persia (-312--63)
Greco-Bactrian Kingdom
Central Asia (-256--125)
Parthian Empire
Iran (-247-224)
India Satavahana Dynasty
India (-230-220)
Qin Dynasty
China (-221--207)
HanDynasty
China (-206-220)
Indo-Greek Kingdoms
India (-180-10)
Roman Empire
Roman Empire (-27-476)
ThreeKingdoms
China (220-280)
Sassanid Empire
Iran (224-651)
Jin Dynasty 265
China (265-420)
India Guptas Golden Age
India (320-600)
Byzantine Empire
Greece, Turkey (330-1453)
Hunnic Empire
Hungary (370-469)
Francia
France, Germany, Italy (400-843)
Southern and Northern Dynasties
China (420-589)
Nalanda University founded
India (427-1197)
Middle Ages
Europe (476-1492)
Merovingian Kingdom
France (481-751)
Avar Khaganate
Hungary (567-804)
Sui Dynasty
China (589-618)
TangDynasty
China (618-907)
Rashidun Caliphate
Egypt, North Africa, Mesopotamia (632-661)
Umayyad Caliphate
Egypt, North Africa, Mesopotamia (661-750)
Abbasid Caliphate
Egypt, North Africa, Mesopotamia (750-1258)
Islamic Golden Age
Middle east, Egypt, Iraq, Iran (750-1258)
Carolingian Empire
France, Germany, Spain (808-888)
Wudai Dynasty
China (907-960)
Liao Dynasty
Mongolia, Northwesten China (907-1125)
Fatimid Caliphate
Egypt, Tunisia (909-1171)
Song Dynasty
China (960-1279)
Holy Roman Empire
Germany, France, Italy, Hungray, Austria (962-1806)
Western Xia Dynasty
China (1038-1227)
First Universities in Europe
Europe, Italy (1088-1240)
Jin Dynasty
Jin (1115-1234)
Latin Empire
Byzantine Empire (1204-1261)
Mongol Empire
Mongolia (1206-1368)
Mongol Attacks on Russia
Russia (1223-1480)
Bourbon Dynasty
France (1268-1792)
Yuan Dynasty
China, Mongolia (1271-1368)
Grand Principality of Moscow
Russia (1283-1547)
Ottoman Empire
Greece, Turkey, Egypt (1299-1922)
Hundred Years War
England, France (1337-1453)
Ming Dynasty
China (1368-1644)
Age of Discovery
Spain, Portugal (1419-1660)
Habsburg Dynasty
Austria, Spain, Italy, Germany (1438-1740)
Renaissance
Europe, Italy, France (1450-1620)
Spanish Golden Age
Spain (1521-1643)
Dutch Republic
Dutch, Netherlands (1581-1795)
Swedish Empire
Sweden (1611-1721)
Thirty Years War
Central Europe, Germany, France (1618-1648)
Qing dynasty
China (1644-1912)
Shun Dynasty
China (1645-1645)
Age of Enlightment
France, United States of America (1650-1789)
Anglo-Dutch Wars
Dutch, Britain, United Kingdom (1652-1784)
Kingdom of Prussia
Germany (1701-1918)
Russian Empire
Russia (1721-1917)
Seven Years War
British Empire (1756-1763)
French First Republic
France (1792-1804)
Napoleonic Wars
France (1803-1815)
French Empire First
France (1804-1815)
Mexican War of Independence
Spanish colony (1810-1821)
Bourbon Restoration
France (1814-1830)
German Confederation
Prussia, Austria, (1815-1866)
Hundred Days of Napoleon
France (1815-1815)
July Monarchy
France (1830-1848)
Railway Buildup in US
United States (1830-1890)
Kingdom of Greece
Greece (1832-1974)
French Second Republic
France (1848-1852)
French Empire Second
France (1852-1870)
Symbolism of Art
(1857-1899)
Gilded Age
United States (1860-1896)
Meiji Era
Japan (1868-1912)
French Third Republic
France (1870-1940)
German Empire
Germany (1871-1918)
Gas Automobile Invented
Germany (1886-1888)
Beautiful Era
France, United States of America (1890-1914)
Progressive Era of United States
United States (1890-1920)
worldwar1
United Kingdom, France, Russia, Germany, Austria (1914-1918)
Russian Civil War
Russia (1917-1922)
Roaring Twenties
United States (1919-1929)
Manchukuo
Manchuria, China (1932-1945)
worldwar2
Germany, Italy, France, United Kindgom, United Sta (1939-1945)

All milestones on record, sorted by year


HomoSapiensMovingToAmerica
-25000 (enter)
First Agricultural Revolution
-10000 (Iraq)
Great Pyramid of Giza finished
-2540 (Egypt)
Athenian Democracy
-508 (Greece)
Parthenon Dedication
-438 (Greece)
Hagia Sophia Dedication
537 (enter)
Chinese Keju Exam Begun
605 (China)
Muhammad found Islam
622 (Saudi Arabia)
Vikings arrive on coast of England
793 (enter)
Zero was invented
814 (Iran)
Oath of Strasbourg
842 (France, Germany, Italy)
Treaty of Verdun
843 (enter)
Leif Ericson discover America
1000 (Canada)
Norman Conquest of England
1066 (United Kingdom)
Portuguese began slave trade
1441 (Portugal)
Christopher Columbus Discover America
1492 (San Salvador)
Amsterdam Stock Exchange Formed
1602 (Netherlands)
Peace of Westphalia
1648 (France, Germany, Spain, Netherlands)
Modern Piano Invented
1700 (Italy)
French lost Quebec
1759 (Canada)
Industrial Revolution Starts
1760 (England)
The Wealth of Nations
1776 (Scottland)
Prototype New York Stock Exchange Formed
1792 (United States)
Congress of Vienna
1815 (Austria)
Orsted Discovered Electromagnetism
1820 (Danmark)
First Permanent Camera Photograph
1826 (France)
Burst of Tulip Mania
1837 (Holland)
Russian Emancipation Reform 1861
1861 (Russia)
Unification of Italy
1870 (Italy)
Four Stroke Engine patent filed
1876 (Germany)
Joseph Swan demonstrate electric light
1878 (United Kingdom)
Statue of Liberty
1886 (United States)
Eiffel Tower
1889 (France)
Discovery of Xray
1895 (Germany)
First Patents of Wireless Radio
1900 (United States, United Kingdom)
First Powered Flight
1903 (United States)
Ford Model T First Affordable Car
1908 (United States)
Birth of Fascism
1914 (Italy)
United States enter World War I
1917 (United States)
Treaty of Brest-Litovsk
1918 (Russia)
Treaty of Versailles
1919 (Great Britain, France, Germany, United States)
Treaty of Sevres
1920 (Turkey)
First Electronic Scanning Television
1928 (United States)
Atomic bomb on Hiroshima
1945 (Japan)
founding_peoples_republic_of_china
1949 (China)
Nixon Shock
1971 (United States)
Honeywell-SperryRand Patent
1973 (United States)
Microsoft Starts
1975 (United States)
Apple Computer Start
1976 (United States)
First Popular Web Browser
1993 (United States)

All events on record, sorted by start year


HomoSapiensMovingOutOfAfrica
-50000 - -40000
First Olympiad of Ancient Greece
-776 - -772
Jewish Bible Torah Created
-600 - -400
First Persian Invasion of Greece
-492 - -490
Second Persian Invasion of Greece
-480 - -479
Peloponnesian War
-431 - -404
Corinthian War
-395 - -387
BattleRedCliffs
208 - 208
Battle of Tours
732 - 732
The Crusade
1095 - 1212
Black Death in Europe
1348 - 1350
Zheng He Voyage
1405 - 1433
Dutch Revolt
1566 - 1648
English Civil War
1642 - 1651
Building Palace of Versailles
1664 - 1710
Franco-Dutch War
1672 - 1678
English Revolution of 1688
1688 - 1688
Nine Years War
1688 - 1697
Building Modern Winter Palace
1753 - 1762
American Revolution
1763 - 1774
FrenchRevolution
1789 - 1799
Invention of Steam Locomotive
1802 - 1820
Lewis and Clark Expedition
1804 - 1806
Battle of Trafalgar
1805 - 1805
Peninsular War
1807 - 1814
War of 1812
1812 - 1815
Burning of Washington
1814 - 1814
Decembrist Revolt
1825 - 1825
Three Glorious Days
1830 - 1830
First Electrical Telegraphs
1833 - 1837
Texas Revolution
1835 - 1836
Panic of 1837
1837 - 1848
First Opium War
1839 - 1842
Mexican-American War
1846 - 1848
California Gold Rush
1848 - 1853
Crimean War
1853 - 1856
Second Opium War
1856 - 1860
American Civil War
1861 - 1865
Austro-Prussian War
1866 - 1866
Franco-Prussian War
1870 - 1871
Panic of 1873
1871 - 1881
Panic of 1893
1893 - 1893
Sino-Japanese War I
1894 - 1895
Annexation of Hawaii
1898 - 1898
Boxer Rebellion
1899 - 1901
Russo-Japanese War
1904 - 1905
1905 Russian Revolution
1905 - 1907
Panic of 1907
1907 - 1908
1917 Russian Revolution
1917 - 1917
May Fourth Movement
1919 - 1919
Great Depression
1929 - 1940
Sino-Japanese War II
1937 - 1945
Manhattan Project
1942 - 1945
Korean War
1950 - 1953

All people on record, sorted by birth year


Homer
Homer, Homer
-850 - -750
Pythagoras of Samos
Pythagoras, of Samos
-570 - -495
Confucius
Qiu, Kong
-551 - -479
Socrates
Socrates, Socrates
-469 - -399
Democritus
Democritus, Democritus
-460 - -370
Plato
Plato, Plato
-428 - -347
Aristotle
Aristotle, Aristotle
-384 - -322
Alexander the Great
Alexander, The Great
-356 - -323
Euclid
Euclid, of Alexandria
-300 - -220
Archimedes
Archimedes, of Syracuse
-287 - -212
Liu Bang
Bang, Liu
-256 - -195
Caesar Augustus
Caesar, Augustus
-63 - 14
Jesus of Nazareth
Jesus, Christ
-2 - 30
Apostle Paul
Paul, Saint
5 - 67
Cai Lun
Lun, Cai
50 - 121
HuaTuo
Tuo, Hua
140 - 208
CaoCao
Cao, Cao
155 - 220
Bei Liu
Bei, Liu
161 - 223
Diocletian
Diocletianus, Augustus
233 - 311
Constantine the Great
Constantine, The Great
272 - 337
Zu Chongzhi
Chongzhi, Zu
429 - 500
Yang Jian
Jian, Yang
541 - 604
Charlemagne
Charles, The Great
742 - 814
Louis the Pious
Louis, Pious
778 - 840
Otto the Great
Otto, The Great
912 - 973
Bi Sheng
Sheng, Bi
990 - 1051
Peter Abelard
Peter, Abelard
1079 - 1142
Saladin
Salah, Ayyub
1138 - 1193
Genghis Khan
Genghis, Khan
1162 - 1227
Altertus Magnus
Albertus, Magnus
1193 - 1280
Qin Jiushao
Jiushao, Qin
1208 - 1261
Roger Bacon
Roger, Bacon
1214 - 1294
Kublai Khan
Kublai, Khan
1215 - 1294
Arnaldus de Villa Nova
Arnaldus, de Villa Nova
1235 - 1311
Marco Polo
Marco, Polo
1254 - 1324
Henry the Navigator
Henry, The Navigator
1394 - 1460
Johannes Gutenberg
Johannes, Gutenberg
1398 - 1468
Joan of Arc
Joan, d'Arc
1412 - 1431
Ivan III of Russia
Ivan III, Tsar
1440 - 1505
Leonardo da Vinci
Leonardo, da Vinci
1452 - 1519
Vasco da Gama
Vasco, da Gama
1460 - 1524
Nicklaus Copernicus
Nicklaus, Copernicus
1473 - 1543
Michelangelo
Michelangelo, Simoni
1475 - 1564
George Hartmann
George, Hartmann
1489 - 1564
Elizabeth I of England
Elizabeth, Queen
1533 - 1603
Michel de Montaigne
Michel, Montaigne
1533 - 1592
William Gilbert
William, Gilbert
1544 - 1603
Robert Norman
Robert, Norman
1550 - 1600
Francis Bacon
Francis, Bacon
1561 - 1626
Galileo Galilei
Galileo, Galilei
1564 - 1642
Johannesburg Kepler
Johannes, Kepler
1571 - 1630
Rene Descartes
Rene, Descartes
1596 - 1650
Li Zicheng
Zicheng, Li
1606 - 1645
Wu Sangui
Sangui, Wu
1612 - 1678
Antonie van Leeuwenhoek
Antonie, van Leeuwenhoek
1632 - 1723
Robert Hooke
Robert, Hooke
1635 - 1703
Nichlas Malebranche
Nichlas, Malebranche
1638 - 1715
newton
Isaac, Newton
1643 - 1727
Leibniz
Gottfried, Leibniz
1646 - 1716
Denis Papin
Denis, Papin
1647 - 1712
Thomas Savery
Thomas, Savery
1650 - 1715
KangxiEmperor
Xuanye, Kangxi
1654 - 1722
Thomas Newcomen
Thomas, Newcomen
1664 - 1729
Peter I
Pyotr , Romanov
1672 - 1725
Yongzheng Emperor
Yinzhen, Yongzheng Emperor
1678 - 1735
Johann Sebastian Bach
Johann, Bach
1685 - 1750
Charles du Fay
Charles, du Fay
1689 - 1739
Montesquieu
Charles-Louis, Montesquieu
1689 - 1755
Voltaire
Francois-Marie, Arouet
1694 - 1778
Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin, Franklin
1705 - 1790
Leonhard Euler
Leonhard, Euler
1707 - 1783
qianlong emperor
Hongli, Qianlong
1711 - 1799
Denis Dederot
Denis, Dederot
1713 - 1784
Jean le Rond dAlembert
Jean-Baptiste, dAlembert
1717 - 1783
Immanuel Kant
Immanuel, Kant
1724 - 1804
Catherine II of Russia
Catherine, Tsar
1729 - 1796
GeorgeWashington
George, Washington
1732 - 1799
Joseph Haydn
Joseph, Haydn
1732 - 1809
Richard Arkwright
Richard, Arkwright
1732 - 1792
James Watt
James, Watt
1736 - 1819
Luigi Galvani
Luigi, Galvani
1737 - 1798
Joseph II
Joseph, Adam
1741 - 1790
Marquis Condorcet
Marquis, de Condorcet
1743 - 1794
Alessandro Volta
Alessandro, Volta
1745 - 1827
Pierre-Simon Laplace
Pierre-Simon, de Laplace
1749 - 1827
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Wolfgang, Mozart
1756 - 1791
NapoleonBonaparte
Napoleon, Bonaparte
1769 - 1821
Ludwig van Beethoven
Ludwig, Beethoven
1770 - 1827
Andre-Marie Ampere
Andre-Marie, Ampere
1775 - 1836
Alexander I of Russia
Alexander, Tsar
1777 - 1825
Hans Orsted
Hans, Orsted
1777 - 1851
Carl Friedrich Gauss
Carl, Gauss
1777 - 1825
Humphry Davy
Humphry, Davy
1778 - 1829
Niccolo Paganini
Nicolo, Paganini
1782 - 1840
Daoguang Emperor
Daoguang, Emperor
1782 - 1850
Lin Zexu
Zexu, Lin
1785 - 1850
Michael Faraday
Michael, Faraday
1791 - 1867
Auguste Comte
Isidore, Comte
1798 - 1857
Victor Hugo
Victor, Hugo
1802 - 1885
Charles Darwin
Charles, Darwin
1809 - 1882
Abraham Lincoln
Abraham, Lincoln
1809 - 1865
Frederic Chopin
Frederic, Chopin
1810 - 1849
Robert Schumann
Robert, Schumann
1810 - 1856
Frank Liszt
Franz, Liszt
1811 - 1881
Richard Wagner
Wilhelm, Wagner
1813 - 1883
Heinrich Geissler Vacuum
Heinrich, Geissler
1814 - 1879
Otto von Bismarck
Otto, von Bismarck
1815 - 1898
Karl Marx
Karl, Marx
1818 - 1883
Alexander II Tsar
Alexander, Tsar
1818 - 1881
Queen Victoria
Victoria, Queen
1819 - 1901
Clara Schumann
Clara, Schumann
1819 - 1896
Clemens Matternich
Clemens, von Matternich
1821 - 1848
Louis Pasteur
Louis, Pasteur
1822 - 1895
Edouard Lalo
Édouard-Victoire-Antoine, Lalo
1823 - 1892
Johann Strauss II
Johann, Strauss
1825 - 1899
Leo Tolstoy
Lev, Tolstoy
1828 - 1910
JohnPemberton
John, Pemberton
1831 - 1888
james-maxwell
James, Maxwell
1831 - 1879
Xianfeng Emperor
I Ju, Aisin-Gioro
1831 - 1861
Alfred Nobel
Alfred, Nobel
1833 - 1896
Johannes Brahms
Johannes, Brahms
1833 - 1897
Empress Dowager Cixi
Cixi, Empress
1835 - 1908
Camille Saint-Saens
Charles-Camille, Saint-Saëns
1835 - 1921
John Rockefeller
John, Rockefeller
1839 - 1937
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Pyotr, Tchaikovsky
1840 - 1893
Claude Monet
Oscar-Claude , Monet
1840 - 1926
George Clemenceau
George, Clemenceau
1841 - 1929
Jules Massenet
Jules, Massenet
1842 - 1912
Gabriel Faure
Gabriel, Faure
1845 - 1924
GeorgeWestinghouse
George, Westinghouse
1846 - 1914
ThomasEdison
Thomas, Edison
1847 - 1931
Henri Poincare
Jules, Poincare
1854 - 1912
NikolaTesla
Nikola, Tesla
1856 - 1943
Woodrow Wilson
Woodrow, Wilson
1856 - 1924
Tongzhi Emperor
Zaichun, Aisin Gioro
1856 - 1875
John Montgomery
John, Joseph
1858 - 1911
Claude Debussy
Achille-Claude, Debussy
1862 - 1918
Sun Yat-sen
Yat-Sen, Sun
1866 - 1925
Marie Curie
Marie, Curie
1867 - 1934
Wright Brothers
Wilbur, Wright
1867 - 1912
Vladimir Lenin
Vladimir, Lenin
1870 - 1924
Guangxu Emperor
Zaitian, Aisin-Gioro
1871 - 1908
Marcel Proust
Valentin, Proust
1871 - 1922
Maurice Ravel
Joseph-Maurice, Ravel
1875 - 1937
Joseph Stalin
Joseph, Stalin
1878 - 1953
FranklinRoosevelt
Franklin, Roosevelt
1882 - 1945
John Keynes
John, Keynes
1883 - 1946
mao-zedong
Mao, Zedong
1893 - 1976
Georges Doriot
Georges, Doriot
1899 - 1987
Enrico Fermi
Enrico, Fermi
1901 - 1954
SteveJobs
Steve, Jobs
1955 - 2011

List all era in list style

Abbasid Caliphate 750 1258
Achaemenid Empire -550 -336
Age of Discovery 1419 1660
Age of Enlightment 1650 1789
Akkadian Empire -2334 -2154
Anglo-Dutch Wars 1652 1784
Archaic Greece -800 -480
Assyria -2400 -608
Avar Khaganate 567 804
Beautiful Era 1890 1914
Bourbon Dynasty 1268 1792
Bourbon Restoration 1814 1830
Byzantine Empire 330 1453
Carolingian Empire 808 888
Delian League -477 -404
Dutch Republic 1581 1795
Early Dynastics Period of Egypt -3050 -2686
Elam -2700 -539
Fatimid Caliphate 909 1171
First Babylonian Dynasty -1894 -1531
First Universities in Europe 1088 1240
Francia 400 843
French Empire First 1804 1815
French Empire Second 1852 1870
French First Republic 1792 1804
French Second Republic 1848 1852
French Third Republic 1870 1940
Gas Automobile Invented 1886 1888
German Confederation 1815 1866
German Empire 1871 1918
Gilded Age 1860 1896
Grand Principality of Moscow 1283 1547
Greco-Bactrian Kingdom -256 -125
Greek Dark Ages -1200 -800
Habsburg Dynasty 1438 1740
HanDynasty -206 220
Hittites Empire -1750 -1180
Holy Roman Empire 962 1806
Hundred Days of Napoleon 1815 1815
Hundred Years War 1337 1453
Hunnic Empire 370 469
India Guptas Golden Age 320 600
India Maurya Empire -322 -185
India Satavahana Dynasty -230 220
India Vedic Period -1700 -500
Indo-Greek Kingdoms -180 10
Indus Valley Civilization -3300 -1300
Islamic Golden Age 750 1258
Jin Dynasty 1115 1234
Jin Dynasty 265 265 420
July Monarchy 1830 1848
Kingdom of Greece 1832 1974
Kingdom of Israel (monarchy) -1030 -930
Kingdom of Prussia 1701 1918
La Tene Celtic Culture -450 -50
Latin Empire 1204 1261
Liao Dynasty 907 1125
Macedonia -800 -146
Manchukuo 1932 1945
Median Empire -678 -594
Meiji Era 1868 1912
Merovingian Kingdom 481 751
Mexican War of Independence 1810 1821
Middle Ages 476 1492
Ming Dynasty 1368 1644
Mongol Attacks on Russia 1223 1480
Mongol Empire 1206 1368
Mycenaean Greece -1900 -1100
Nalanda University founded 427 1197
Napoleonic Wars 1803 1815
New Babylonian Empire -626 -539
Old Kingdom of Egypt -2686 -2181
Ottoman Empire 1299 1922
Parthian Empire -247 224
Phoenicia -1200 -539
Progressive Era of United States 1890 1920
Qin Dynasty -221 -207
Qing dynasty 1644 1912
Railway Buildup in US 1830 1890
Rashidun Caliphate 632 661
Renaissance 1450 1620
Roaring Twenties 1919 1929
Roman Empire -27 476
Roman Republic -509 -27
Russian Civil War 1917 1922
Russian Empire 1721 1917
Sassanid Empire 224 651
Second Athenian Empire -378 -355
Seleucid Empire -312 -63
Seven Years War 1756 1763
Shang Dynasty -1600 -1046
Shun Dynasty 1645 1645
Song Dynasty 960 1279
Southern and Northern Dynasties 420 589
Spanish Golden Age 1521 1643
Spring and Autumn Period -771 -476
Sui Dynasty 589 618
Swedish Empire 1611 1721
Symbolism of Art 1857 1899
TangDynasty 618 907
Thirty Years War 1618 1648
ThreeKingdoms 220 280
Ubaid Period -6500 -3800
Umayyad Caliphate 661 750
Uruk Period -4000 -3100
Warring States Period -475 -221
Western Xia Dynasty 1038 1227
worldwar1 1914 1918
worldwar2 1939 1945
Wudai Dynasty 907 960
Xia Dynasty -2205 -1766
Yuan Dynasty 1271 1368
Zhou Dynasty -1046 -256

All milestones on record, sorted by year


HomoSapiensMovingToAmerica -25000 enter
First Agricultural Revolution -10000 Iraq
Great Pyramid of Giza finished -2540 Egypt
Athenian Democracy -508 Greece
Parthenon Dedication -438 Greece
Hagia Sophia Dedication 537 enter
Chinese Keju Exam Begun 605 China
Muhammad found Islam 622 Saudi Arabia
Vikings arrive on coast of England 793 enter
Zero was invented 814 Iran
Oath of Strasbourg 842 France, Germany, Italy
Treaty of Verdun 843 enter
Leif Ericson discover America 1000 Canada
Norman Conquest of England 1066 United Kingdom
Portuguese began slave trade 1441 Portugal
Christopher Columbus Discover America 1492 San Salvador
Amsterdam Stock Exchange Formed 1602 Netherlands
Peace of Westphalia 1648 France, Germany, Spain, Netherlands
Modern Piano Invented 1700 Italy
French lost Quebec 1759 Canada
Industrial Revolution Starts 1760 England
The Wealth of Nations 1776 Scottland
Prototype New York Stock Exchange Formed 1792 United States
Congress of Vienna 1815 Austria
Orsted Discovered Electromagnetism 1820 Danmark
First Permanent Camera Photograph 1826 France
Burst of Tulip Mania 1837 Holland
Russian Emancipation Reform 1861 1861 Russia
Unification of Italy 1870 Italy
Four Stroke Engine patent filed 1876 Germany
Joseph Swan demonstrate electric light 1878 United Kingdom
Statue of Liberty 1886 United States
Eiffel Tower 1889 France
Discovery of Xray 1895 Germany
First Patents of Wireless Radio 1900 United States, United Kingdom
First Powered Flight 1903 United States
Ford Model T First Affordable Car 1908 United States
Birth of Fascism 1914 Italy
United States enter World War I 1917 United States
Treaty of Brest-Litovsk 1918 Russia
Treaty of Versailles 1919 Great Britain, France, Germany, United States
Treaty of Sevres 1920 Turkey
First Electronic Scanning Television 1928 United States
Atomic bomb on Hiroshima 1945 Japan
founding_peoples_republic_of_china 1949 China
Nixon Shock 1971 United States
Honeywell-SperryRand Patent 1973 United States
Microsoft Starts 1975 United States
Apple Computer Start 1976 United States
First Popular Web Browser 1993 United States

All events on record, sorted by start year


HomoSapiensMovingOutOfAfrica -50000 -40000
First Olympiad of Ancient Greece -776 -772
Jewish Bible Torah Created -600 -400
First Persian Invasion of Greece -492 -490
Second Persian Invasion of Greece -480 -479
Peloponnesian War -431 -404
Corinthian War -395 -387
BattleRedCliffs 208 208
Battle of Tours 732 732
The Crusade 1095 1212
Black Death in Europe 1348 1350
Zheng He Voyage 1405 1433
Dutch Revolt 1566 1648
English Civil War 1642 1651
Building Palace of Versailles 1664 1710
Franco-Dutch War 1672 1678
English Revolution of 1688 1688 1688
Nine Years War 1688 1697
Building Modern Winter Palace 1753 1762
American Revolution 1763 1774
FrenchRevolution 1789 1799
Invention of Steam Locomotive 1802 1820
Lewis and Clark Expedition 1804 1806
Battle of Trafalgar 1805 1805
Peninsular War 1807 1814
War of 1812 1812 1815
Burning of Washington 1814 1814
Decembrist Revolt 1825 1825
Three Glorious Days 1830 1830
First Electrical Telegraphs 1833 1837
Texas Revolution 1835 1836
Panic of 1837 1837 1848
First Opium War 1839 1842
Mexican-American War 1846 1848
California Gold Rush 1848 1853
Crimean War 1853 1856
Second Opium War 1856 1860
American Civil War 1861 1865
Austro-Prussian War 1866 1866
Franco-Prussian War 1870 1871
Panic of 1873 1871 1881
Panic of 1893 1893 1893
Sino-Japanese War I 1894 1895
Annexation of Hawaii 1898 1898
Boxer Rebellion 1899 1901
Russo-Japanese War 1904 1905
1905 Russian Revolution 1905 1907
Panic of 1907 1907 1908
1917 Russian Revolution 1917 1917
May Fourth Movement 1919 1919
Great Depression 1929 1940
Sino-Japanese War II 1937 1945
Manhattan Project 1942 1945
Korean War 1950 1953

All people on record, sorted by birth year


Homer Homer Homer -850 - -750
Pythagoras of Samos Pythagoras of Samos -570 - -495
Confucius Qiu Kong -551 - -479
Socrates Socrates Socrates -469 - -399
Democritus Democritus Democritus -460 - -370
Plato Plato Plato -428 - -347
Aristotle Aristotle Aristotle -384 - -322
Alexander the Great Alexander The Great -356 - -323
Euclid Euclid of Alexandria -300 - -220
Archimedes Archimedes of Syracuse -287 - -212
Liu Bang Bang Liu -256 - -195
Caesar Augustus Caesar Augustus -63 - 14
Jesus of Nazareth Jesus Christ -2 - 30
Apostle Paul Paul Saint 5 - 67
Cai Lun Lun Cai 50 - 121
HuaTuo Tuo Hua 140 - 208
CaoCao Cao Cao 155 - 220
Bei Liu Bei Liu 161 - 223
Diocletian Diocletianus Augustus 233 - 311
Constantine the Great Constantine The Great 272 - 337
Zu Chongzhi Chongzhi Zu 429 - 500
Yang Jian Jian Yang 541 - 604
Charlemagne Charles The Great 742 - 814
Louis the Pious Louis Pious 778 - 840
Otto the Great Otto The Great 912 - 973
Bi Sheng Sheng Bi 990 - 1051
Peter Abelard Peter Abelard 1079 - 1142
Saladin Salah Ayyub 1138 - 1193
Genghis Khan Genghis Khan 1162 - 1227
Altertus Magnus Albertus Magnus 1193 - 1280
Qin Jiushao Jiushao Qin 1208 - 1261
Roger Bacon Roger Bacon 1214 - 1294
Kublai Khan Kublai Khan 1215 - 1294
Arnaldus de Villa Nova Arnaldus de Villa Nova 1235 - 1311
Marco Polo Marco Polo 1254 - 1324
Henry the Navigator Henry The Navigator 1394 - 1460
Johannes Gutenberg Johannes Gutenberg 1398 - 1468
Joan of Arc Joan d'Arc 1412 - 1431
Ivan III of Russia Ivan III Tsar 1440 - 1505
Leonardo da Vinci Leonardo da Vinci 1452 - 1519
Vasco da Gama Vasco da Gama 1460 - 1524
Nicklaus Copernicus Nicklaus Copernicus 1473 - 1543
Michelangelo Michelangelo Simoni 1475 - 1564
George Hartmann George Hartmann 1489 - 1564
Elizabeth I of England Elizabeth Queen 1533 - 1603
Michel de Montaigne Michel Montaigne 1533 - 1592
William Gilbert William Gilbert 1544 - 1603
Robert Norman Robert Norman 1550 - 1600
Francis Bacon Francis Bacon 1561 - 1626
Galileo Galilei Galileo Galilei 1564 - 1642
Johannesburg Kepler Johannes Kepler 1571 - 1630
Rene Descartes Rene Descartes 1596 - 1650
Li Zicheng Zicheng Li 1606 - 1645
Wu Sangui Sangui Wu 1612 - 1678
Antonie van Leeuwenhoek Antonie van Leeuwenhoek 1632 - 1723
Robert Hooke Robert Hooke 1635 - 1703
Nichlas Malebranche Nichlas Malebranche 1638 - 1715
newton Isaac Newton 1643 - 1727
Leibniz Gottfried Leibniz 1646 - 1716
Denis Papin Denis Papin 1647 - 1712
Thomas Savery Thomas Savery 1650 - 1715
KangxiEmperor Xuanye Kangxi 1654 - 1722
Thomas Newcomen Thomas Newcomen 1664 - 1729
Peter I Pyotr Romanov 1672 - 1725
Yongzheng Emperor Yinzhen Yongzheng Emperor 1678 - 1735
Johann Sebastian Bach Johann Bach 1685 - 1750
Charles du Fay Charles du Fay 1689 - 1739
Montesquieu Charles-Louis Montesquieu 1689 - 1755
Voltaire Francois-Marie Arouet 1694 - 1778
Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin 1705 - 1790
Leonhard Euler Leonhard Euler 1707 - 1783
qianlong emperor Hongli Qianlong 1711 - 1799
Denis Dederot Denis Dederot 1713 - 1784
Jean le Rond dAlembert Jean-Baptiste dAlembert 1717 - 1783
Immanuel Kant Immanuel Kant 1724 - 1804
Catherine II of Russia Catherine Tsar 1729 - 1796
GeorgeWashington George Washington 1732 - 1799
Joseph Haydn Joseph Haydn 1732 - 1809
Richard Arkwright Richard Arkwright 1732 - 1792
James Watt James Watt 1736 - 1819
Luigi Galvani Luigi Galvani 1737 - 1798
Joseph II Joseph Adam 1741 - 1790
Marquis Condorcet Marquis de Condorcet 1743 - 1794
Alessandro Volta Alessandro Volta 1745 - 1827
Pierre-Simon Laplace Pierre-Simon de Laplace 1749 - 1827
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Wolfgang Mozart 1756 - 1791
NapoleonBonaparte Napoleon Bonaparte 1769 - 1821
Ludwig van Beethoven Ludwig Beethoven 1770 - 1827
Andre-Marie Ampere Andre-Marie Ampere 1775 - 1836
Alexander I of Russia Alexander Tsar 1777 - 1825
Hans Orsted Hans Orsted 1777 - 1851
Carl Friedrich Gauss Carl Gauss 1777 - 1825
Humphry Davy Humphry Davy 1778 - 1829
Niccolo Paganini Nicolo Paganini 1782 - 1840
Daoguang Emperor Daoguang Emperor 1782 - 1850
Lin Zexu Zexu Lin 1785 - 1850
Michael Faraday Michael Faraday 1791 - 1867
Auguste Comte Isidore Comte 1798 - 1857
Victor Hugo Victor Hugo 1802 - 1885
Charles Darwin Charles Darwin 1809 - 1882
Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln 1809 - 1865
Frederic Chopin Frederic Chopin 1810 - 1849
Robert Schumann Robert Schumann 1810 - 1856
Frank Liszt Franz Liszt 1811 - 1881
Richard Wagner Wilhelm Wagner 1813 - 1883
Heinrich Geissler Vacuum Heinrich Geissler 1814 - 1879
Otto von Bismarck Otto von Bismarck 1815 - 1898
Karl Marx Karl Marx 1818 - 1883
Alexander II Tsar Alexander Tsar 1818 - 1881
Queen Victoria Victoria Queen 1819 - 1901
Clara Schumann Clara Schumann 1819 - 1896
Clemens Matternich Clemens von Matternich 1821 - 1848
Louis Pasteur Louis Pasteur 1822 - 1895
Edouard Lalo Édouard-Victoire-Antoine Lalo 1823 - 1892
Johann Strauss II Johann Strauss 1825 - 1899
Leo Tolstoy Lev Tolstoy 1828 - 1910
JohnPemberton John Pemberton 1831 - 1888
james-maxwell James Maxwell 1831 - 1879
Xianfeng Emperor I Ju Aisin-Gioro 1831 - 1861
Alfred Nobel Alfred Nobel 1833 - 1896
Johannes Brahms Johannes Brahms 1833 - 1897
Empress Dowager Cixi Cixi Empress 1835 - 1908
Camille Saint-Saens Charles-Camille Saint-Saëns 1835 - 1921
John Rockefeller John Rockefeller 1839 - 1937
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Pyotr Tchaikovsky 1840 - 1893
Claude Monet Oscar-Claude Monet 1840 - 1926
George Clemenceau George Clemenceau 1841 - 1929
Jules Massenet Jules Massenet 1842 - 1912
Gabriel Faure Gabriel Faure 1845 - 1924
GeorgeWestinghouse George Westinghouse 1846 - 1914
ThomasEdison Thomas Edison 1847 - 1931
Henri Poincare Jules Poincare 1854 - 1912
NikolaTesla Nikola Tesla 1856 - 1943
Woodrow Wilson Woodrow Wilson 1856 - 1924
Tongzhi Emperor Zaichun Aisin Gioro 1856 - 1875
John Montgomery John Joseph 1858 - 1911
Claude Debussy Achille-Claude Debussy 1862 - 1918
Sun Yat-sen Yat-Sen Sun 1866 - 1925
Marie Curie Marie Curie 1867 - 1934
Wright Brothers Wilbur Wright 1867 - 1912
Vladimir Lenin Vladimir Lenin 1870 - 1924
Guangxu Emperor Zaitian Aisin-Gioro 1871 - 1908
Marcel Proust Valentin Proust 1871 - 1922
Maurice Ravel Joseph-Maurice Ravel 1875 - 1937
Joseph Stalin Joseph Stalin 1878 - 1953
FranklinRoosevelt Franklin Roosevelt 1882 - 1945
John Keynes John Keynes 1883 - 1946
mao-zedong Mao Zedong 1893 - 1976
Georges Doriot Georges Doriot 1899 - 1987
Enrico Fermi Enrico Fermi 1901 - 1954
SteveJobs Steve Jobs 1955 - 2011

All people on record, sorted by birth year


Homer
Pythagoras of Samos
Confucius
Socrates
Democritus
Plato
Aristotle
Alexander the Great
Euclid
Archimedes
Liu Bang
Caesar Augustus
Jesus of Nazareth
Apostle Paul
Cai Lun
HuaTuo
CaoCao
Bei Liu
Diocletian
Constantine the Great
Zu Chongzhi
Yang Jian
Charlemagne
Louis the Pious
Otto the Great
Bi Sheng
Peter Abelard
Saladin
Genghis Khan
Altertus Magnus
Qin Jiushao
Roger Bacon
Kublai Khan
Arnaldus de Villa Nova
Marco Polo
Henry the Navigator
Johannes Gutenberg
Joan of Arc
Ivan III of Russia
Leonardo da Vinci
Vasco da Gama
Nicklaus Copernicus
Michelangelo
George Hartmann
Elizabeth I of England
Michel de Montaigne
William Gilbert
Robert Norman
Francis Bacon
Galileo Galilei
Johannesburg Kepler
Rene Descartes
Li Zicheng
Wu Sangui
Antonie van Leeuwenhoek
Robert Hooke
Nichlas Malebranche
newton
Leibniz
Denis Papin
Thomas Savery
KangxiEmperor
Thomas Newcomen
Peter I
Yongzheng Emperor
Johann Sebastian Bach
Charles du Fay
Montesquieu
Voltaire
Benjamin Franklin
Leonhard Euler
qianlong emperor
Denis Dederot
Jean le Rond dAlembert
Immanuel Kant
Catherine II of Russia
GeorgeWashington
Joseph Haydn
Richard Arkwright
James Watt
Luigi Galvani
Joseph II
Marquis Condorcet
Alessandro Volta
Pierre-Simon Laplace
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
NapoleonBonaparte
Ludwig van Beethoven
Andre-Marie Ampere
Alexander I of Russia
Hans Orsted