INTERACTIVE OUTLINE HISTORY OF VIETNAM

 

CHRONOLOGICAL PERIOD HIGHLIGHTS OF HISTORY

 

Prehistoric Age (? to 257 B.C.E.)

Hong Bang Dynasty  Hung Vuong

 

Ancient History (257 B.C.E. to 938 C.E.)

Kingdom of Au-Lac
(257-208 B.C.E.)               

Co-Loa

An-Duong-Vuong, Thuc Dynasty

Nam-Viet (207-111 B.C.E.)
Chinese domination                         (111 B.C.E. - 939 C.E.)   Trung Sisters
Giao Chi *  Battle of Bach Dang (938)
Giao Chau *  Ngo Quyen
Van Xuan   
An Nam * (603-939)  *names given Vietnam by the Chinese 

 

Medieval History (939-1427)

Second Battle of Bach Dang (1288)
Several names to 1407 Tran Hung Dao
   
Chinese (Ming) domination (1407-1427)   Le Loi and the Le Dynasty
An Nam * 

 

Early Modern History (1428-1788) - Dai Viet 

Kingdom of Champa (192-1471)
  Tay Son Rebellion (1777)

 

Later Modern History (1788-1940)  

Dai Viet  
Viet-Nam 

Nguyen Anh (Emperor Gia Long)

Minh Mang

Dai Nam (French domination 1858-1940)   Tu Duc

 

  Contemporary History (1940-1999)

Viet Nam (Japanese, French, and U.S. domination, 1940-1975)
Socialist Republic of Vietnam (1975 to the present)

 

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