Historical Time Periods

This timeline gives a chronological listing of all historical time periods from prehistory to present day Prehistory – 6 million years ago – 3600 BCE Stone Age All regions 3.4 million years ago – 2000 BCE Ancient Mesopotamia Area from Persian Gulf to Mediterranean Sea 4000 BCE – 2600 BCE Ancient History – 3600 BCE … Read more

Games Consoles 1972 – Present

This timeline gives a chronological listing of Games Consoles The technology and software in successive games consoles are denoted as generations. New technology denotes a new generation First Generation 1972 (September) Magnavox Odyssey The first home video games console developed by Magnavox. The console included a ping pong game which inspired Atari’s Pong. 1972 (29th … Read more

Assassinations 48 BCE to Present Day

This timeline details the most prominent assassinations from 48 BCE to Present Day Please note: we have chosen to use the new format BCE (before common era) rather than the old BC (before Christ) 48 BCE (28th September) Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus (Pompey) Roman statesman Stabbed in Alexandria, Egypt, by three assassins: Achillas, Septimius and Salvius. … Read more