Chronology of Indian History
Chronological Indian History with Year and Events
|305 BC||Seleucus Nicator attack India. At that time Chandragupta Maurya was the Emperor of India.|
|261 BC||Ashoka triumph kalinga|
|58 BC||Vikram era.|
|78 AD||Shalivahana or Saka era started. At that time kaniska was the emperor.|
Gupta Empire was started.|
Chandragupta I - Samudragupta - Chandragupta II - Kumargupta - Skandagupta.
Last emperor of gupta era was Budhgupta.
|405 AD||Faxian(Fa-Hien) visited India when vikramaditya was the emperor.|
|606-647 AD||Harsha Vardhana(As a last emperor) ruled northern India.|
|647 AD||Harsha Vardhana died.|
|712 AD||Mohammad Bin Qasim attack Sindh.|
|824 AD||Adi Sankaracharya died.|
|900 AD||Era of chola.|
Sultan Mahmud (Emperor of Gazni) reigned in India.|
Al biruni(Lives in Morokko) came in India.
|1018 AD||Sultan Mahmud attack Kannauj.|
|1025-1026 AD||Sultan Mahmud sacked (17 times looted) the somnath temple in Gujrat, India.|
|1190-1290 AD||Muslim empire in North India.|
First Battle of Tarain between Mohammed Ghori and Prithvi raj Chauhan III.|
Victory of Prithvi raj Chauhan III.
Second Battle of Tarain.
Between Mohammed Ghori and Prithvi Raj Chauhan III.|
Victory of Mohammed Ghori.
Permanent Muslim empire in the reign of Qutb-ud din Aibak.|
Qutb-ud din Aibak killed Mohammed Ghori.
|1210-1235 AD||Reign period of Iltutmish.|
|1221 AD||Genghis Khan attack India.|
Reign period of Razia Sultana
(First and last female Muslim Emperor).|
Construction of Qutb Minar.
|1260-1286 AD||Balban era.|
|1296-1320 AD||Reign of Ala-ud-din Khalji|
|1330 AD||Muhammad bin Tughluq issue copper currency.|
|1336 AD||Establishment of Vijaynagara Empire.|
|1347 AD||Establishment of Bahamani Empire in south India.|
|1398 AD||Timur/tamerlane plunders Delhi at the reign of Nasir-ud-Din Mahmud Shah Tughluq.|
|1469 AD||Born of Guru Nanak founder of sikhism.|
|1498 AD||Vasco-de Gama at calicut,a city of kerala.|
First battle of Panipat between Babur and Ibrahim Lodi. [Babur wins]|
Establishment of Mughal empire in north India.
|1542 AD||Born of Akbar in Umerkot.|
Reign of Akbar,
Second Battle of Panipat between Bairam Khan (Akbar's General) and Hemu (The Hindu king). [Bairam Khan wins]|
Restoration of Mughal Empire.
|1571 AD||Establishment of Fatehpur Sikri by Akbar.|
|1576 AD||Akbar defeats Ranapratap at the battle of Haldighat.|
|1600 AD||East india company get tracking rights in India.|
|1605 AD||Akbar dies.|
|1612 AD||First industry of East India company in surat, at the reign of Jahangir.|
|1627 AD||Birth of Shivaji.|
|1648 AD||ShahJahan completes Taj-Mahal.|
Shah Jahan dies.|
Possition of Shah Jahan gets by Aurangzeb.
|1674 AD||Shivaji crowned with chhatrapati title at Raigad fort,Maharashtra.|
|1675 AD||Ninth Sikh's guru, Tegh Bahadur killed by the order of Aurangzeb.|
Nader Shah attack India at the time of Mohammed Shah.|
Nader Shah loot the Peacock Throne of Shahjahan to Iran.
Battle of palassey between Robert clive and siraj-ud-Dulah[Robert clive win]|
East india comapny rule started in India.
|1760 AD||Battle of Bandisbash.|
|1761 AD||Third battle of Panipat between Ahmad shah Abdali and Balaji Baji Rao. Marathas are lost and routed.|
|1764 AD||Battle of Boxer between Major Manror and mirkashim[Victory of East India company] British era started in India|
|1793 AD||Permanent Settlement by Lord Cornwallis.|
|1799 AD||Fourth Anglo-Mysore war. Tipu sultan died.|
|1835 AD||English language takes place in education system at the reign of Benting by Lord Mackowl.|
|1853 AD||First railway service between Bombay and Thane(32 Km.)|
|1856 AD||Born of Bal Gangadhar Tilak|
Establishment of Indian National congress [By Allan Octivian Hume]|
First meeting of Indian National congress(INC) in bombay, Womesh chandra Banerjee was the president.
|1889 AD||Jawaharlal Nehru is born.|
|1906 AD||All India Muslim league formed in Dacca,bangladesh. Leader: Aga khan|
|1911-1912 AD||Capital of India transferred from kolkata to Delhi.|
|1914 AD||First World war started.|
|1916 AD||Pact between All India Muslim League and Indian National Congress. Lucknow pact happens.|
|1917 AD||Champaran satyagraha, First satyagraha at Bihar, India.|
|1918 AD||End of First world war.|
|1919 AD||Rowlatt Act or Black Bill passed. Jallianwall bagh massacre in Amritsar.|
After the Bal Gangadhar Tilak passed Mahatma Gandhi become leader of Indian National Congress (INC).|
First Non-cooperation movement.
End of Non-cooperation movement to wreck the government internally.
|1923 AD||Swaraj party formed by chittaranjan Das and Motilal Nehru.|
|1925 AD||Chittaranjan Das died.|
|1929 AD||Purna Swaraj resolution by Gandhiji against British Government.|
|1935 AD||Government of India Act.|
Establishment of All India Forward Bloc by Subhas Chandra Bose.|
Second World war started.
Quit India movement.|
Crips proposal for dominion status establishment of Indian National Army by Subhas Chandra Bose.
|1946 AD||Cabinet Mission.|
British raj left from India.|
Indian Independence Act 1947.
Pakistan declares as Independent state.
Partition of India.
Sardar Vallav vai patel dies.|
|1952 AD||First General Election completed[Started on 1951]|
Death of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru.|
Lal Bahadur Sashtri becomes prime minister of India.
|1965 AD||Pakistan attack India through Kutch Sind area.|
|1966 AD||Taskhand pact between India and Pakistan.|
|1969 AD||Madraz named as Tamil Nadu.|
Third India-Pak war, Pakistan loss.|
Bangladesh become Independent country.
Emergency law declares second time.
Indira Gandhi declares Emergency.|
First India satellite Aryabhata successfully launched.
|1977 AD||Emergency law get stopped.|
|1985 AD||Pact between Assam and Punjab at the time of Rajib Gandhi.|
|1989 AD||First super computer (Cray-x-MP14) made for nation.|
|1996 AD||First polar satellite launched vehicle (PSLV-D3) successfully launched from India.|
A. B. Vajpayee makes a trip to Pakistan.|
India started operation Vijay (Kargil war) on 26th may to remove pakistani forces.
|2000 AD||Bill Clinton (US president) visit India to improve relationship.|