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Ancient History Timeline

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1. Cycladic civilization in Greece






2. completion of Stonehenge.






3. Domestication of the horse






4. The Hallstatt culture






5. Domestication of the horse






6. Egyptian calendar






7. Rise of Greek city-states






8. Three Sovereigns and Five Emperors period in China






9. Norte Chico civilization begins in Peru






10. Norte Chico civilization begins in Peru






11. First dynasty of Egypt






12. The beginning of the Kingdom of Israel (united monarchy) occurred sometime between these dates






13. Jiroft civilization Begins in Iran






14. Newgrange Ireland






15. Hakra Phase of theIndus Valley Civilization begins in theIndian Sub-continent.






16. Rise of Elam in Iran






17. The beginning of Shang Dynasty in China - evidence of a fully developed Chinese writing system






18. Mycenaean Greece






19. Yu the Great established the Xia Dynasty in China






20. Stonehenge construction begins.In its first version - it consisted of a circular ditch and bank - with 56 wooden posts.






21. Composition of the Rigveda is completed






22. Newgrange Ireland






23. Yu the Great established the Xia Dynasty in China






24. Cucuteni-Trypillian culture in the Ukraine






25. Approximate date for the composition of the Iliad and the Odyssey






26. Cycladic civilization in Greece






27. Three Sovereigns and Five Emperors period in China






28. Skara Brae Scotland






29. First known use of papyrus by Egyptians






30. Egyptian calendar






31. Indus Valley Civilization comes to an end but is continued by the Cemetery H culture; The beginning of Poverty Point Civilization in North America






32. Completion of the Great Pyramid of Giza.






33. Alphabetic writing emerges






34. The beginning of Shang Dynasty in China - evidence of a fully developed Chinese writing system






35. The Hallstatt culture






36. First known use of papyrus by Egyptians






37. Pharaonic rule in Egypt begins.






38. Beginning of Hittite dominance of the Eastern Mediterranean region






39. Olmec civilization flourishes in Pre-Columbian Mexico - during Mesoamerica'sFormative period






40. completion of Stonehenge.






41. Mycenaean Greece






42. The Zhou force (led by King Wu of Zhou) overthrow the last king of Shang Dynasty; Zhou Dynasty established in China






43. The Zhou force (led by King Wu of Zhou) overthrow the last king of Shang Dynasty; Zhou Dynasty established in China






44. Bronze Age begins in the Near East






45. Minoan Civilization ancient palace city Knossos reach 80000 inhabitants






46. Rise of Greek city-states






47. Alphabetic writing emerges






48. King Khufu completes construction of Great Pyramid of Giza.






49. Disintegration of Hittite Empire






50. Emergence of Maya culture in the Yucat