Delhi

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History

Antiquity

The early 1st Millennium BC including the 10th century BC, 9th century BC, 8th century BC, 7th century BC, and 6th century BC can be connected. Delhi is thought to have been continuously inhabited since at least the 6th century BC.

Classical and medieval history

Early classical history including the 5th century BC, 4th century BC, 3rd century BC, 2nd century BC, and 1st century BC can be connected. Late classical history including the 1st century CE, 2nd century CE, 3rd century CE, 4th century CE, and 5th century CE can be connected. Early medieval history including the 6th century CE, 7th century CE, 8th century CE, 9th century CE, and 10th century CE can be connected. Late medieval history including the 11th century CE, 12th century CE, 13th century CE, 14th century CE, and 15th century CE can be connected.

Modern history

The 16th century including the early 16th century, early mid 16th century, mid 16th century, and late mid 16th century can be connected. The late 16th century including the early 1580s, late 1580s, early 1590s, and late 1590s can be connected. I have no details of Delhi in this period.

17th century

The 17th century including the early 17th century, early mid 17th century, mid 17th century, late mid 17th century, and late 17th century can be connected.

The early 17th century including the early 16000s, late 1600s, early 1610s, and late 1610s can be connected. I have no details of Delhi in this period. The early mid 17th century including the early 1620s, late 1620s, early 1630s, and late 1630s can be connected. In 1638 Shah Jahan moved the capital of the Mughal empire back to Delhi. The mid 17th century including the early 1640s, late 1640s, early 1650s, and late 1650s can be connected. Delhi served as the capital of the Mughal empire under Shah Jahan. The late mid 17th century including the early 1660s, late 1660s, early 1670s, and late 1670s can be connected. Delhi was the capital of the Mughal empire. The late 17th century including the early 1680s, late 1680s, early 1690s, and late 1690s can be connected. The relative importance of Delhi began to decline as the Maratha empire rose to prominence.

18th century

The 18th century including the early 18th century, early mid 18th century, mid 18th century, late mid 18th century, and late 18th century can be connected.

The early 18th century including the early 1700s, late 1700s, early 1710s, and late 1710s can be connected. The relative importance of Delhi continued to decline as the Maratha empire rose to prominence. The early mid 18th century including the early 1720s, late 1720s, early 1730s, and late 1730s can be connected. Delhi was sacked by the Marathi in 1737, and by Nader Shah of Persia in 1739. The mid 18th century including the early 1740s, late 1740s, early 1750s, and late 1750s can be connected. The Marathi assumed control of Delhi. The late mid 18th century including the early 1760s, late 1760s, early 1770s, and late 1770s can be connected. The Marathi were defeated by Persians in 1761, but regained control of Delhi in 1771. The late 18th century including the early 1780s, late 1780s, early 1790s, and late 1790s can be connected. Delhi was under Marathi rule.

19th century

The 19th century including the early 19th century, early mid 19th century, mid 19th century, late mid 19th century, and late 19th century can be connected.

The early 19th century including the early 1800s, late 1800s, early 1810s, and late 1810s can be connected. in 1803 in the second Anglo-Marathi war, the English defeated Marathi forces and assomed control over Delhi. The early mid 19th century including the early 1820s, late 1820s, early 1830s, and late 1830s can be connected. Delhi was under control of the British East India Company. The mid 19th century including the early 1840s, late 1840s, early 1850s, and late 1850s can be connected. The British asserted direct rule over Delhi in 1857, The late mid 19th century including the early 1860s, late 1860s, early 1870s, and late 1870s can be connected. Delhi was under British rule. The late 19th century including the early 1880s, late 1880s, early 1890s, and late 1890s can be connected. Delhi was under British rule.

20th century

The early 20th century including the early 1900s, late 1900s, early 1910s, and late 1910s can be conneected. In 1911 it was announced that the capital of British India would be moved from Calcutta to Delhi. The early mid 20th century including the early 1920s, late 1920s, early 1930s, and late 1930s can be connected. New Delhi was established as the capital of British India in 1931. The mid 20th century including the early 1940s, late 1940s, early 1950s, and late 1950s can be connected. Delhi became the capital of independent India.

The late mid 20th century including the early 1960s and late 1960s can be connected. The early 1970s including 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, and 1975 can be connected. The late 1970s including 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, and 1980 can be connected.

Late 20th century

The late 20th century including the early 1980s, late 1980s, early 1990s, and late 1990s can be connected.

The early 1980s including 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, and 1985 can be connected. The late 1980s including 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, and 1990 can be connected. The early 1990s including 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, and 1995 can be connected. The Union Territory of Delhi was named the National Capital Territory of Delhi. The late 1990s including 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, and 2000 can be connected.

Early 21st century

The early 21st century including the early 2000s, late 2000s, early 2010s, and late 2010s can be connected.

The early 2000s including 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, and 2005 can be connected. The late 2000s including 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, and 2010 can be connected.

Early 2010s

The early 2010s including 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015 can be connected.

2011 including the first quarter 2011, second quarter 2011, third quarter 2011, and fourth quarter 2011 can be connected. 2012 including the first quarter 2012, second quarter 2012, third quarter 2012, and fourth quarter 2012 can be connected. 2013 including the first quarter 2013, second quarter 2013, third quarter 2013, and fourth quarter 2013 can be connected. 2014 including the first quarter 2014, second quarter 2014, third quarter 2014, and fourth quarter 2014 can be connected. 2015 can be connected.

Late 2010s

The late 2010s including 2016 can be connected.

2016 including the first quarter 2016, second quarter 2016, third quarter 2016, and fourth quarter 2016 can be connected.

2017 including the first quarter 2017 and second quarter 2017 can be connected.

Future

The future including the near future, middle future, and far future can be connected.

Other sociology

Peoples of the world

Peoples of the world including nations and major groups of Western Civilization, Asiatic peoples, African peoples, and American Indian peoples can be connected.

Nations such as Congo DR, Thailand, France, United Kingdom, Italy, South Africa, South Korea, Burma, Colombia, Spain, Ukraine, Tanzania, Argentina, Kenya, Poland, Algeria, Canada, Iraq, Uganda, Morocco, Sudan, Peru, Uzbekistan, Malaysia, Venezuela, Saudi Arabia, Nepal, Yemen, Afghanistan, Ghana, North Korea, Mozambique, Taiwan, Australia, Syria, Côte d'Ivoire, Madagascar, Sri Lanka, Angola, Cameroon, Romania, Chile, Netherlands, Kazakhstan can be connected.

Asiatic peoples

Asiatic peoples including South Asian, Middle Eastern, Souteast Asian and Oceanic peoples, and Oriental peoples can be connected. Turkey can be connected.

South Asian peoples such as Bangladesh can be connected. Delhi is a city of India. Pakistan can be connected.

Middle Eastern peoples such as those of Iran can be connected. Egypt can be connected.

Southeast Asian peoples such as those of Vietnam can be connected. Southeast Asian Island peoples such as those of the Philippines can be connected. Indonesia can be connected.

Oriental peoples such as those of Japan can be connected. China can be connected.

Western Civilization including Germany can be connected. Anglic peoples such as those of the United States can be connected. Latin peoples such as those of Mexico can be connected. Lusitanic peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected. Northeast European peoples such as those of Russia can be connected.

African peoples such as those of Ethiopia can be connected. Western African peoples such as those of Nigeria can be connected.

American Indian peoples such as those of Mexico can be connected. Middle American Indian peoples such as those of the southwestern United States can be connected. South American Indian peoples such as those of Brazil can be connected. North American Indian peoples such as those of the United States can be connected.

Other communities

Tokyo, Seoul, Mexico City, New York City, Mumbai, Jakarta, Sao Paulo, Delhi, Shanghai, Manila, Karachi, Cairo, Beijing, Osaka, Canton, Moscow, Los Angeles, Calcutta, Dacca, Buenos Aires, Istanbul, Rio de Janeiro, Shenzhen, Lagos, Paris can be connected.

Social structure and change

Social change including social change processes can be connected. Particular changes and movements including stone age developments, the agricultural revolution, agrarian developments, and industrial revolution can be connected. Social change factors including institutional change, cultural change, demographic change, and natural change can be connected.

Social types including industrial societies, agrarian societies, horticultural societies, and hunting and gathering societies can be connected. Social structure including community and regional structure, class structure, institutional structure, cultural structure, and anthropological structure can be connected.

Institutions including family can be connected. Religion including particular religions, religious organization, religious practice, and religious belief can be connected. Government including particular governments, government activity, government structure, and law can be connected. Economics including economic systems, industries, and economic activity can be connected. Education including school systems, educational organization, cultural institutions, teaching, and research can be connected.

Culture including conceptual culture and material culture can be connected. Behavioral culture including cultural events, recreation and entertainment, occupations, and customs can be connected.

Anthropology including particular groups, human geography, human ecology, physical anthropology, demography, and social foundations can be connected. Personal studies including biography, psychology, and the human body can be connected. Science including astronomy, biology, earth science, chemistry, and physics can be connected.


Created 28 Mar 2013 Last updated 5 Sep 2017