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This is the Cryptid Timeline, which gives a very accurate timeline about Cryptids and Cryptozoology.

Cryptid Timeline
Year(s) Event Image
6000-5000 BC Cave Paintings of Aliens are painted.
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800-146 BC Greek Mythology involving creatures such as the Centaur and Minotaur.
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300 AD Middle Ages and Renissance prompt belief in Goblins, Faries, Demon DogsKraken, and Dragons.

Goblin

1100 AD Actec religion prompts belief in Quetzalcoatl.
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1531 AD Bishop-fish caught off of a German coast, as well as a Sea Monk off of a Polish coast.

Bishop-fish

1603 AD Japan's Edo Period spawns belief in creatures such as the Nuppeppo and Kappa. The Kaijin is also encountered.

Nuppeppo

1735 AD Jersey Devil legends begin when the creature is born.
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1802 AD Loch Ness Monster first reported.
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1832 AD Yeti encountered.
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1837 AD Spring Heeled Jack first encountered.
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1845 AD Bunyip first reported.
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1847 AD Bigfoot Native American legends begin.
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1848 AD HMS Deadalus Sea Serpent spotted.
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1860 AD First Ogopogo sighting.
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1867 AD Lambton Worm song written.
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1890 AD Two men kill a Thunderbird.
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1893 AD Hodag captured.
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1906 AD Robert the Doll created.
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1909 AD Massive amounts of Jersey Devil encounters, as well as Snallygaster reports.

Snallygaster

1915 AD White River Monster encountered.
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1924 AD Trunko globster (unconscious) washes up on Margate Beach.
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1925 AD Monster of Monterey carcass washes up on Moore Beach.
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1933 AD Loch Ness Monster brought to world's attention.
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1934 AD Tatzelwurm photo taken.
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1944 AD Foo Fighters seen during World War II.
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1952 AD Flatwoods Monster encountered for the first time.
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1953 AD Hopkinsville Gunbattle takes place.
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1955 AD Loveland Frog first sighted.
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1966 AD Mothman first encountered.
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1967 AD Patterson-Gimlin Bigfoot film shot.
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1969 AD Ahool first sighted.
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1971 AD White River Monster encountered.
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1973 AD Pascagoula abductions occur.
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1974 AD Honey Island Swamp Monster reported by two men.
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1975 AD EL Chupacabra attacks occur.
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1976 AD Owl Man and Igopogo first encountered.

Owl Man

1977 AD New Nessie carcass discovered.
New Nessie.jpg
1979 AD Megalania encounter.
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1988 AD Lizard Man encounter.
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North America Bear Lake MonsterBeast of Bray RoadBermuda BeastBigfootDover DemonEnfield HorrorFlatwoods MonsterFouke MonsterHodagHoney Island Swamp MonsterIgopogoJackalopeJersey DevilLizard ManLoveland FrogMannegishiMichigan DogmanMomo the MonsterMonster of MontereyMothmanOgopogoOklahoma OctopusRobertSkunk ApeSnallygasterWendigoWhite River Monster
South America BloopMegacondaMinhocão
Europe

Beast of Bodmin MoorCanvey Island MonsterLambton WormLeprechaunLoch Ness MonsterMinotaurOwl ManSpring Heeled JackTatzelwurm

Africa

Jba FofiGamboKasai RexMadagascar TreeMokele-mbembeTrunko

Australia

BunyipMegalaniaNew Nessie

Asia

Mongolian Death WormNuppeppoYeti

Antarctica

Ningen

Varied

AhoolAlienBishop-fishChupacabraDemon DogDragonFoo FightersGhostGlobsterGoblinHMS Deadalus Sea SerpentKrakenReptilianSasquatchSea MonkShadow PeopleThunderbirdZaratanZombies

Religious

JinnQuetzalcoatl

Cryptids with green text are authentic. Cryptids with yellow text are presumed authentic. Cryptids with blue text have an unknown authenticity status. Cryptids with orange text are assumed hoaxes. Cryptids with red text are hoaxes. Cryptids with purple text are found in religion. Cryptids with italic text have been featured articles.
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