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ONLINE TIMELINES

Interactive Timelines World Project

Timelines of History by Country

Timeline Index: Who, What, When, Where . . .

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Geni International Projects Index

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HISTORICAL PERIODS

  • Ancient (3300 BCE - 600 CE)
  • Middle Ages (406–1499)
  • Modern (1500–1899)
  • Contemporary (1900 – present)

ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS

Ancient Greece/Rome

Early Middle Ages( 4th century – 15th century)

The Dark Middle Ages (Feudalism) (4th century – 900 CE)

The Renaissance (1400's CE – 1600's CE)

Age of Discovery (or Exploration) (1500's CE– 1700's CE)

The Age of Enlightenment (or Reason) (1800's CE)

Modern era (1800's CE– 20th century)

CONTEMPORARY ERA

Great Black Migration (US)

  • World War I (1914 CE – 1918 CE) - Great Black Migration (U.S.)
  • Interwar period (1918 CE – 1939 CE) - Great Black Migration (U.S.)
  • Roaring Twenties (1920 CE – 1929 CE) - Great Black Migration (U.S.)
  • Great Depression (1929 CE – World War II) - Great Black Migration (U.S.)

Space Age (after 1957)

The Sixties

The New Millenium (2000 – present)

AFRICA

Eastern Africa

Burundi

Comoros

Djibouti

Eritrea

Ethiopia

Kenya

Madagascar

Malawi

Mauritius

Mayotte

Mozambique

Reunion

Rwanda

Seychelles

Somalia

South Sudan

Tanzania

Uganda

Zambia

Zimbabwe

Central Africa

Angola

Cameroon

Central African Republic

Chad

Republic of the Congo

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Equatorial Guinea

Gabon

Sao Tome and Principe

Northern Africa

Algeria

Canary Islands

Ceuta

Egypt

Libya

Madeira

Melilla

Morocco

Sudan

Tunisia

Western Sahara

Southern Africa

Botswana

Lesotho

Namibia

South Africa

Swaziland

Western Africa

Benin

Burkina Faso

Cape Verde

Cote d'lvoire

Gambia

Ghana

Guinea

Guinea-Bissau

Liberia

Mali

Mauritania

Niger

Nigeria

Saint Helena

Senegal

Sierra Leone

Togo

OCEANIA

Australia

Fiji

Kiribati

Marshall Islands

Federated States of Micronesia

Nauru

New Zealand

Palau

Papua New Guinea

Samoa

Solomon Islands

Tonga

Tuvalu

Vanuatu

ASIA

Afghanistan

Armenia

Azerbaijan

Bahrain

Bangladesh

Bhutan

Brunei

Burma (Myanmur)

Cambodia

China

  • Chinese Emperors
  • Period of Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms (China, 420 CE – 960 CE),
  • Ming Dynasty (China, 220 CE – 1644 CE)
  • Qing dynasty (China, 1644 CE – 1912 CE)

Cyprus

East Timor

Georgia

India

Indonesia

Iran

Iraq

Israel

Japan

Jordan

Kazakhstan

Kuwait

Kyrgystan

Laos

Lebanon

Malaysia

Maldives

Mongolia

Nepal

North Korea

Oman

Pakistan

Palestine

Philippines

Qatar

Russia

Saudi Arabia

Singapore

Sri Lanka

South Korea

Syria

Taiwan

Tajikistan

Thailand

Turkey

Turkmenistan

United Arab Emirates

Uzbekistan

Vietnam

Yemen

EUROPE

Central Europe

Austria

Czech Republic

Germany

Hungary

Liechtenstein

Poland

Slovakia

Slovenia

Switzerland

Eastern Europe

Northern Europe

Denmark

Faroe Islands

Estonia

Finland

Guernsey

Iceland

Isle of Man

Jersey

Latvia

Lithuania

Norway

Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands

Sweden

United Kingdom - England

United Kingdom - Ireland

United Kingdom - Scotland

United Kingdom - Wales

Southern Europe

Albania

Andorra

Bosnia & Herzegovina

Croatia

Gibraltar

Greece

Italy

Republic of Macedonia

Malta

Montenegro

Portugal

San Marino

Serbia

Slovenia

Spain

Vatican City

Scandinavia: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland

NORTH AMERICA

Bermuda

Canada

Greenland

Mexico

Saint Pierre and Miquelon

United States

CARIBBEAN

Anquilla

Antigua and Barbuda

Aruba

Bahamas

Barbados

Bonaire

British Virgin Islands

Cayman Islands

Cuba

Curacao

Dominica

Dominican Republic

Grenada

Guadeloupe

Haiti

Jamaica

Martinique

Montserrat

Navassa Island

Puerto Rico

Saba

Saint Barthelemy

Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Lucia

Saint Martin

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Sint Eustatius

Sint Maarten

Trinidad and Tobago

Turks and Caicos Islands

United States Virgin Islands

CENTRAL AMERICA

Belize

Costa Rica

El Salvador

Guatemala

Honduras

Nicaragua

Panama

SOUTH AMERICA

Argentina

Bolivia

Brazil

Chile

Colombia

Ecuador

Falkland Islands

French Guiana

Guyana

Paraguay

Peru

South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands

Suriname

Uruguay

Venezuela

AMERICAS - The West

  • Peru (200 CE – 1534 CE)
  • New World (1600 CE – 1750 CE)
  • Reconstruction era (United States, 1865 CE – 1877 CE)
  • Gilded Age (United States, late 19th century)
  • Progressive Era (United States, 1890s – 1920s)

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AFRICAN AMERICAN NOTABLES

ART

CINEMA / ENTERTAINMENT

CONQUERORS & GREAT MILITARY LEADERS

HISTORICAL NOTABLES

MATHEMATICS

MUSIC

PHILOSOPHY

PHYSICIANS, MEDICINE

RELIGION

Bahai history (1817 - present)

Bible

Buddhism (563 BCE – present)

Christianity (Jesus 6 BCE – present)

Founders of religious traditions (2300 BCE – present)

Hinduism

Islam (Mohammed 545 CE–present)

Judaism (Abraham -- present)

Mormonism (Joseph Smith Jr. 1820 - present)

Religious Leaders (400CE–present)

Saints

Society of Friends (Quakers)

SCIENCE

SOVERIGN DYNASTIES - WESTERN EUROPE

WARS & CONFLICTS

Wars before 1000

Wars 1000-1499

Wars 1500-1799

Wars 1800-1899

Wars 1900-1944

Wars 1945-1989

Wars 1990-2002

'Wars 2003-2010

Wars 2011-Present

WRITERS

Middle East - Islamic History

Kashmir

Middle East - Jewish History

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