Denizli PROVINCIAL DIRECTORATE OF CULTURE AND TOURISM

Chronological Information


BC 4000's

Chalcolithic Period

M.Ö.3000-2000

Early Bronze Age

M.Ö.2000-1200/1100      

Middle Bronze Age and Late Bronze Ages

M.Ö.1800      

Denizli's involvement in the Arzava Political Union

M.Ö.1200’s

Sea tribe migration

M.Ö.1100’s

The collapse of the Hittite State with the migration of sea tribes

M.Ö.546 BC

The removal of King Lydia kingdom of King Cyrus II from the center

M.Ö.360        

Hellespontos, Misya, Lydia and Karya

 

Satraplar's uprising against Persian Central Authority

M.Ö.334        

The Persian activity in the Denizli region was abolished by Alexander the Great's campaign in Anatolia.

M.Ö.246        

The establishment of the city of Laodikeia during the visit to Laodikeia, the wife of Antiochus II.

M.Ö.188

Muaviye's Cyprus Expedition                             

649

Muaviye’nin Kıbrıs seferi

1070

The first sightings of the Turks in Denizli.

1077

Conquest of Denizli by Turks

1097

Byzantine seized Denizli

1102

  I. Kılıç Aslan's conquest of Denizli

1119

  Byzantine Denizli took over again

1148

  Crossing of the Crusaders from Denizli

1190

Transmission of a Crusader army commanded by Frederik Barbaros from Denizli

1207

Turks recaptured Denizli

1259

Turkmens take over the administration of Denizli

1288

 Denizli's entry into the dominion of the Germiyan

1300-1368

İnançoğulları tribe sovereignty in Denizli

1368

  Denizli's re-entry into the dominion of Germiyan

1391

The passing of Denizli to the Ottomans

1403

Timur gives Denizli back to Germiyanoğulları

1429

Denizli's entry into the Ottoman sovereignty

1874

Opening of the first municipal school (secondary school) in Denizli

1876

Establishment of the first municipality in Denizli

1879

Making an agreement regarding the extension of İzmir-Aydın Railway to Saraykoy

1883

With the change of management, Denizli is transformed into a sanjak that Saraykoy, Buldan, and Tavas towns are connected to.

1884

Connecting Çal Town to Denizli

1888

Connection of Acıpayam town to Denizli, determination of extension of Sarayköy railway line to Dinar

1910

Denizli's becoming an 'independent lieutenant governorship'

22 Mart 1919

A board from Denizli attended the People's Congress gathered in Izmir.

25 Nisan 1919

The government of Istanbul sent a council of advisers under the chairmanship of Prince Abdurrahim Efendi to Denizli

15 Mayıs 1919

Upon the occupation of Izmir by the Greeks, a protest rally was organized in Denizli

16 Mayıs 1919

A rally was organized in Tavas to protest the Greek occupation

17 Mayıs 1919

Arranging a rally against the occupation in Çal

29 Mayıs 1919

Establishment of Society of Rejection Of Occupation in Denizli

8 Haziran 1919

Establishment of the National Forces Front in Sarayköy

10 Haziran 1919

Formation of National Delegation and Sarayköy front in Denizli

3 Ağustos 1919           

The Istanbul Government sent Ali Kemal Pasha, General Commander of the Gendarmerie, to be present at the examinations in Denizli

7 Ağustos 1919

Denizli Governor deputy Faik Bey to withdraw the command of the National Forces by drawing a telegram to the Ministry of Internal Affairs

18 Ağustos 1919

Denizli delegates leaving the city to attend the Sivas Congress

12 Ocak 1920

Emin Efendi and Faik Bey to join the Assembly in Istanbul as Denizli deputy

21 Haziran 1920

Çopur Musa gang raids on Çivril

5 Temmuz 1920

Greeks entering Buldan and some villages of Çal

8 Temmuz 1920

The murder of Sökeli Ali Efe in Denizli from the men of Demirci Mehmet Efe

9 Temmuz 1920

Demirci Mehmet Efe, who entered Denizli, killed 60 people responsible for the death of Sökeli Ali Efe

29 Temmuz 1920

Lieutenant-Colonel Nazmi Bey's 57th Division Commander and Deputy Governor in Denizli

18 Ocak 1921

Civril's Greek occupation

1 Nisan 1921

Çivril's second occupation

30 Ağustos 1922

Rescue of Civril from Greek occupation as a result of Great War

4 Eylül 1922   

Buldan's rescue from the occupation