|About 3500 b.c.
||Human presence documented in Ischia
|About 1800 b.c.
||Human presence documented in Procida
|VII century b.c.
||Greek colonization starts (Pithekoussai) until the middle of
the same century with Cuma's foundation by the Greeks of Ischia. Cuma
become the most important "flegrea" town.
|VII centuty b.c.
||Partenope or Palepoli settle down on the Pizzofalcone hill.
|V century b.c.
||First part: Neapolis birth.
||Cuma attacked from the Etruscans of Capua, but they were
||Etruscan attempt to conquest Cuma from the sea. Cuma enters
into an alliance with Syracuse (Gerone), after winning the attackers gives
Ischia to the syracusans that remained there until the end of V century.
||Samnites defeated Cuma.
|II century b.c. (end)
|I century b.c. (beginnig)
||Aenaria probably settle down into the area of the present
||Ischia separates from Naples and goes under Roman control.
||Tiberius gives Ischia to Naples changing it with Capri.
||After barbarians invasion, Byzantines take again the isle
which follows the vicissitudes of Naples.
||The Duchy of Naples.
||Ischia's passage under the Norman domination.
||Angevin domination. Building of the fortification on the
||Angevins against Aragoneses. Alfonso of Aragon starts his
domination with the Avalos family.
||A succesions of eruptions, distruction of the medieval
centre of Gironda.
||French vain attack.
||Ischia is declared "most loyal"
from Ferdinando d'Aragona it's annexed to the Crown lands.
||Francesco d'Avalos marries Vittoria Colonna into the
||The Corsair Khair-ed Din and Dragut raids.
||Ischia under the Austrian domination.
||Michelangelo d'Avalos dies: Ischia's
rebellion to the feudatories. The isle goes back to the Crown lands.
||(Feb.20) Carlo I of Bourbon invades Ischia and Procida.
||French people in Ischia: on the 21st and
22nd of June an English attack from the sea continued until the middle of
||Starting of the works to open Ishcia's
||Opening of new dock and of the Bourbonic Way (Casamicciola-Lacco-Forio).
||Another strong earthquake felt also in
Ventotene. The same event happens in July, 25 1880.
||Violent earthquake with epicentre in Casamicciola.
||Ruinous earthquake for the island devasted Casamicciola.