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  • 2500 BCE
    First Dynasty of Lagash under King Eannutum is first empire in Mesopotamia.
  • 2334 BCE - 2279 BCE
    Sargon of Akkad (the Great) reigns over Mesopotamia and thus creates the world's first empire.
  • 1504 BCE - 1492 BCE
    Egyptian empire reaches greatest extent under Thutmose I.
  • 1500 BCE
    Egyptian empire extends to the Euphrates.
  • 1350 BCE - 1250 BCE
    The Hittite Empire is at its peak.
  • 1285 BCE
    Peak of Hittite power.
  • 188 BCE
    Maximum extent of the Pergamon Empire after Apamea peace.
  • 12 Jul 100 BCE - 15 Mar 44 BCE
    Life of Gaius Julius Caesar, founder of the Roman Empire.
  • 31 BCE
    Greece absorbed into Roman Empire.
  • 60 CE - 61 CE
    Boudicca's Revolt in Britain.
  • 83 CE
    Battle of Mons Graupius in Scotland.
  • 200 CE - 1000 CE
    Tiwanaku Empire flourishes based around Lake Titicaca.
  • c. 500 CE - 1240 CE
    The Ghana Empire dominates West Africa.
  • 802 CE - 1431 CE
    Khmer Empire in South East Asia.
  • c. 1425 CE - 1532 CE
    The Inca Empire flourishes in South America.