AP World History Timeline Flashcards

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1620
Plymouth
1676
Bacon's Rebellion
1770
Boston Massacre
1096
the crusades begin
June 1754
Albany Plan
1663
Carolinas becomes propriety
Summer 1777
Albany Plan
February 1704
Deerfield Massacre
710
Umayyad entrance into Spain
Winter 1777
1778- Valley Forge
1688
Glorious Revolution in England
February 1781
Maryland signs Articles
June 1775
Olive Branch Petition
September 1796
Washington's Farewell Address
1622
Powhatan's final attack Jamestown
1,200-700 B.C.E.
Sacred Vedas composed.
Solidarity Movement in Poland overthrew communism
1989
563 BCE
Siddhartha (Buddha) is born
63 BCE
Cicero is elected Consul
1798
James Madison publishes Virginia Resolution
1770 to 1772
period of calm
1792
England sends minister to US
1679
New Hampshire becomes royal province
1585
Raleigh fails to colonize Roanoke
1664
New Haven absorbed by Connecticut
546-483 B.C.E.
Life of the Buddha.
Nationalism: Italy and German unified into modern nations
1860's
628
Treaty signed with Quraysh (basically Mohammed won)
1876 AD
Leo Tolstoy writes Anna Karenina
1492 AD
Christopher Columbus "discovers" the "new world"
1782 AD
Mary Wollstonecraft wrote A Vindication of Women's Rights
July 26, 1788
New York approves Constitution
1587
Raleigh's second attempt to colonize Roanoke
May 29, 1790
Rhode Island approves Constitution
1795
Directory comes to power in France
1789
Hamilton begins working on financial plans
May 1787
Annapolis Meeting regroups in Philadelphia
2,500 B.C.E
Emergence of Harappan (Indus) civilization
WWII destroyed Europe and let Russia expand
1939-45
Prague Spring: Czech effort to throw off communism crushed
1968
629
Mohammed returns to Mecca and destroys the idols in the Ka'ba
329 BCE
Alexander the Great defeats the Achaemenid Persian Empire
1959 AD
Fidel Castro becomes leader of Cuba
1578
Elizabeth I gives Gilbert first royal colonial charter
June 1759
General Wolfe seizes Quebec for Britain
February 7, 1778
America signs treaty with France
1,000-600 B.C.E.
Epic Age: Mahabharata, Ramayana, and Upanishads composed.
622
Mohammed is forced to leave Mecca to take refuge in Medina, where he helps sort out disputes
1946 AD
Jawarhal Nehru is elected the first president of post-colonial India
1653 AD
Oliver Cromwell becomes the leader of England after the English Civil War
1859 AD
Charles Darwin publishes The Origin of Species
1235 BCE
Sundiata Kieta becomes the King of Mali
September 1609
Henry Hudson sailed Hudson River Dutch set up trading post near Albany
221-201 B.C.E.
Qin Dynasty; the First Emperor, the Great Wall begun, a single basic language.
750
Battle on the River Zah had an Abbasid victory
272 AD
Constantine, who would go on to be Roman emperor
1206 AD
At the age of 42, Temujin takes the title Genghis Khan, which means "Universal Ruler"
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