List of timelines

This is a list of timelines currently on Wikipedia.

OverviewEdit

There are several types of timeline articles.

  • Historical timelines show the significant historical events and developments for a specific topic, over the course of centuries or millennia.
  • Graphical timelines provide a visual representation for the timespan of multiple events that have a particular duration, over the course of centuries or millennia.
  • Timelines by year are timelines for one particular year that show the developments for that year within the topical area of that timeline.
  • Lists of years or Tables of years are indexes that list all of the individual timelines by year that pertain to a specific topic.

Timespans next to the timeline articles listed here include the date of the earliest item included in the linked timeline article.

TypesEdit

GeneralEdit

HistoryEdit

Women in history

ArtsEdit

BiographicalEdit

Contemporary cultureEdit

EntertainmentEdit

CrimeEdit

DisastersEdit

EconomicsEdit

EnvironmentEdit

FictionalEdit

The following is a list of fictional timelines.

Peoples, nations, cultures and geographicalEdit

Ancient civilizationsEdit

Extant civilizationsEdit

Supranational entities and regions, peoplesEdit

Sovereign statesEdit

Subnational regions and cities, narrow timelinesEdit

HealthEdit

LawEdit

MilitaryEdit

Military conflictsEdit

PhilosophyEdit

PoliticsEdit

ReligionEdit

AyyavazhiEdit

BuddhismEdit

ChristianityEdit

IslamEdit

JainismEdit

JudaismEdit

SikhismEdit

ScienceEdit

 
A graphical view of the Cosmic Calendar, featuring the months of the year, days of December, and the final minute.

The Cosmic Calendar is a method to visualize the chronology of the universe, scaling its current age of 13.8 billion years to a single year in order to help intuit it for pedagogical purposes in science education or popular science.

  • Timeline of scientific discoveries (17th century BCE – present)
  • Timeline of scientific experiments (240 BCE – present)
  • Timeline of scientific thought (3000 BCE – present)
  • Timeline of the history of scientific method (2000 BCE – 2009 CE)
  • Timeline of science and engineering in the Islamic world (610 CE – present)
  • Timeline of Polish science and technology (1251 – present)
  • Timeline of dendrochronology timestamp events (~10,000 BCE–present)
  • AnthropologyEdit

    Astronautics and planetary scienceEdit

    Astronomy, astrophysics, and cosmologyEdit

    BiologyEdit

    ChemistryEdit

    Environmental sciencesEdit

    Meteorology

    Geology and paleontologyEdit

    Mathematics and statisticsEdit

    Physiology, medicine, and healthEdit

    PhysicsEdit

    PsychologyEdit

    SportsEdit

    TechnologyEdit

    Communication and information mediaEdit

    Computers and related technologyEdit

    Everyday necessitiesEdit

    Light and optical instrumentsEdit

    MeasurementEdit

    General mechanical engineeringEdit

    Transportation and space explorationEdit

    MiscellaneaEdit

    TerrorismEdit

    See alsoEdit

    External linksEdit