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Timeline

This will be an index of events, and when they happened. Hopefully, this will turn into a full blown set of history.

There are also a set of dedicated pages for individual years in recent history, starting from 3500 BC.

4000 BC

Sundials were invented in egypt to help with measurement of time.

5000 BC

Balance scales were invented in egypt to help with measurement for trade.

7000 BC

Fired pottery is first used.

The Population of the city of Jericho in Isreal reaches 2500 people.

8000 BC

Some humans stop being nomadic and started growing crops in the middle east.

The oldest recorded city was built at Jarmo in northern iraq. It could house about 300 people.

10000 BC

Goats show up as domesticated with human remains in the middle east.

12000 BC

Dogs show up as domesticated with human remains.

20000 BC

Bows and arrows first show up in the historical record.

Oil lamps first show up in the historical record.

2 million BC

The earliest humaniform hominid dies and becomes a fossil

2.5 million BC

A hominid prehuman dies and becomes a fossil. Although his legs are humaniform, his arms are ape like.

65 million BC

an asteroid hits the earth at chicxulub, depositing a layer of iridium. This iridium layer is known as the k-t boundry. The dust produced by the impact produces a nuclear winter, which nothing larger than a cat survived.


You can also look at Zyra's timeline of events.

last modified 21:58 2004/11/15