- One Piece, starting from the past and heading toward the present storyline. The following is a list of events as they take place in the world of
Note, however, that aside from the dates of "402", "1120", "1122", and "1127", all dates on this page are either estimates or non-precise time units and therefore are subject to change as the story progresses on.
Before the Great Age of Pirates Edit
|When did it happen? (Years Ago)|
|~5000 years ago|
|The Tree of Knowledge was planted by the ancient Oharans.|
|~4000 years ago|
|The Palace of Alubarna was built.|
|~1100 years ago|
|Kaienreki 402: The City of Gold, Shandora, is built and prospers.|
|~1000 years ago|
|The earliest known sighting of the elephant island Zou is recorded. The Mink Tribe isolate themselves from the outside world on Zou. A quarrel between the Longarm Tribe and the Longleg Tribe begins.|
|~900 years ago|
|The Void Century begins.
A great civilization dominates the planet from one corner to the next, and great weapons of mass destruction are built. In the same century, they also disappear under mysterious circumstances. The only traces left behind of their civilization are the Poneglyphs.Joy Boy attempts to raise Noah with Poseidon's aid, but he breaks his end of the bargain to Fish-Man Island and Noah is never raised, leaving it to await the day it could be used.
|~800 years ago|
|After a great war, Shandora is destroyed.
The Void Century ends.An organization of twenty kings comes together to create an alliance known as the World Government. As they come to power, they control and censor everything that has happened in the last 100 years, at the same time outlawing worldwide the ability to research and read the Poneglyphs.
|~700 years ago|
|A bridge begins construction somewhere in East Blue on the island of Tequila Wolf, with an unknown purpose.|
|659 years ago|
|Oars is born.|
|~500 years ago|
|Oars, a ruler over a nation of brigands from around the world, dies of frostbite traveling through the Northern Lands and remains preserved in the ice.|
|~460 years ago|
|A cure is found for the Tree Fever that had plagued the land of Lvneel, almost wiping out a majority of the inhabitants.|
|441 years ago|
|Mont Blanc Noland is born.|
Kalgara is born.
|408 years ago|
|Jarl is born.|
|407 years ago|
|Jorl is born.|
|~400 years ago|
|Kaienreki 1120, June 21: Noland departs from Vira with his crew. Following the Log Pose, they happen upon a merchant selling an unusual artifact from Skypiea called a "waver".
Kaienreki 1127, November 16: Noland brings the King of Lvneel to Jaya to show him the treasures of the people there. He sets sail with 3 ships; however, due to a storm, two are sacrificed to protect the King. When they arrive on Jaya (November 16th), there is no one living there and the City of Gold is gone.6 months later, Noland is executed for his "lies" about the city of Gold. He dies claiming the city fell into the ocean.
|~300 years ago|
|The Germa Kingdom reigns over the North Blue for 66 days as the Germa Empire.|
|~200 years ago|
|The St. Briss leaves from the Briss Kingdom carrying a crew towards the Grand Line. The crew makes it to Skypiea but then vanishes without a trace.
The World Government makes an alliance with Fish-Man Island after centuries of discrimination. The institution of slavery is prohibited by the World Government to secure a peace agreement. Ryugu Kingdom also attended its first Levely, to which it doesn't attend another until 200 years later.The Fighting Fish appear near Green Bit.
|160 years ago|
|Brogy is born.|
Dorry is born.
Morley is born.
|143 years ago|
|Carmel is born.|
|141 years ago|
|Dr. Kureha is born.|
|127 years ago|
|Jaguar D. Saul is born.|
|120 years ago|
|Surume is born. |
|113 years ago|
|Carmel starts her job as a child slaver under the name "Mountain Witch".|
|107 years ago|
|Clover is born. |
|~100 years ago|
|Dorry and Brogy begin their Duel on Little Garden.
The disease-carrying Kestia is believed to be extinct.Giant Warrior Pirates are captured and set to be executed by the Marines. However, Carmel convinces the Marines to let them go and she joins them on their way back to Elbaf. Shortly thereafter, she opens the Sheep's House orphanage and begins to watch over abandoned children. Unbeknownst to the children, however, she uses the orphanage as a front to enhance her slavery ring and continues to do so for the next 37 years.
|99 years ago|
|Sanjuan Wolf is born.|
|97 years ago|
|Haredas is born.|
|90 years ago|
|Brook is born.|
|82 years ago|
|Haredas left Birka to study the weather.|
|81 years ago|
|Hajrudin is born.|
|79 years ago|
|Sengoku is born.|
Amazon is born.
|78 years ago|
|Monkey D. Garp is born.
Silvers Rayleigh is born.Chinjao is born.
|77 years ago|
|Gol D. Roger is born.|
Tom is born.
|76 years ago|
|Tsuru is born. Bakkin is born.|
|75 years ago|
|Boodle is born.|
Gerth is born.
|74 years ago|
|Edward Newgate is born.|
|73 years ago|
|A famous pirate crew entered Swallow Island and they all died from disease, leaving their treasure behind. Crocus is born.|
|72 years ago|
|Little Oars Jr. is born.|
Kokoro is born.
|70 years ago|
|Lao G is born. Neptune is born.|
|68 years ago|
|Charlotte Linlin is born. Gan Fall is born.|
|67 years ago|
|Haredas and his colleagues have completed the construction of Weatheria.|
Zeff is born.
|66 years ago|
|One year later, Haredas and his colleagues start to study the weather across the world.|
Spandine is born.
|65 years ago|
|Shandia Chief is born.|
|64 years ago|
|Shakuyaku is born.|
|63 years ago|
|Charlotte Linlin was dropped off at Elbaf by her birth parents to never return. She gets taken care of by Mother Carmel.
Loki is born.
Road is born.
Goldberg is born.
Sometime after the Sheep's House celebrates Linlin's “sixth birthday”, Linlin was left alone. Elbaf became so repugnant of Linlin that they refrain from saying her name.Streusen joins with Linlin to the creation a "dream country" in the island at the center they were in which eventually came to be Whole Cake Island and the rest of the surrounding islands, to be named Totto Land.
|62 years ago|
|Minister of the Left is born. Den is born.|
|61 years ago|
|Giolla is born.|
|60 years ago|
|Fisher Tiger is born.|
Riku Doldo III is born.
|59 years ago|
|Kanjuro is born.|
Jigoro is born.
|58 years ago|
|Borsalino is born.|
Higuma is born.
|57 years ago|
|Elizabello II is born.|
|56 years ago|
|Sengoku, Monkey D. Garp, and Tsuru join the Marines. Kin'emon is born.|
|55 years ago|
|Sakazuki is born. Nico Olvia is born.|
|54 years ago|
|Pagaya is born. Bluejam is born.|
|53 years ago|
|Emporio Ivankov is born. And is born.|
|52 years ago|
|Laboon arrives at Reverse Mountain with the Rumbar Pirates. He is left behind with Crocus at the Twin Capes to wait for them. Squard is born.|
|51 years ago|
|Koushirou is born.  Heracles is born.|
|50 years ago|
|Gecko Moria is born. Nefertari Cobra is born.|
|49 years ago|
|The Rumbar Pirates are forced to split in two after half the crew, including captain Yorki, contract an incurable disease. Brook takes control over the healthy half of the crew.
The Rumbar Pirates are annihilated by an unknown assailant in the Florian Triangle, leaving no survivors.Charlotte Compote is born.
|48 years ago|
|Brook's soul (thanks to the Yomi Yomi no Mi) finds his body, only to realize that it has rotted away, leaving only his skeleton and afro intact. Bas is born.|
|47 years ago|
|Bartholomew Kuma is born.|
Urouge is born.
Yasopp is born.
Magellan is born.
Charlotte Mondée is born.
Charlotte Amande is born.
Charlotte Hachée is born.
Charlotte Effilée is born.Hogback is born.
|46 years ago|
|Jinbe is born.
Charlotte Opera is born.
Charlotte Counter is born.
Charlotte Cadenza is born.
Charlotte Cabaletta is born.
Charlotte Gala is born.Jerry is born.
|45 years ago|
|Negikuma Maria is born.
Charlotte Custard is born.
Charlotte Angel is born.Chadros Higelyges is born.
|44 years ago|
|Krieg is born.
Shiryu is born.Charlotte Zuccotto is born.
|43 years ago|
|Dracule Mihawk is born.
Charlotte Brûlée is born.
Charlotte Broyé is born.Mont Blanc Cricket is born.
|42 years ago|
|Boodle and his followers flee to Organ Island from pirate attacks and set up Orange Town.
Charlotte Nusstorte is born.
Charlotte Dosmarche is born.Kerville is born.
|41 years ago|
|Spandam is born.
Arlong is born.Laffitte is born.
|40 years ago|
|Iceburg is born.
Charlotte Moscato is born.
Charlotte Mash is born.
Charlotte Cornstarch is born.Nekomamushi is born.
|39 years ago|
|Shanks is born.
Donquixote Rosinante is born.
Charlotte Compo is born.
Charlotte Laurin is born.Enel is born.
|38 years ago|
|Doctor Hiriluk returns to Drum Island and begins his research into finding a cure for the sickness that plagues his homeland.
Charlotte Mont-d'Or is born.Hack is born.
|37 years ago|
|Jabra is born.
Charlotte Mozart is born.
Charlotte Marnier is born.Porchemy is born.
|36 years ago|
|Kumadori is born.
Cutty Flam is born.
Charlotte High-Fat is born.
Charlotte Tablet is born.Vito is born.
|35 years ago|
|Bakka and Wolf set out to sea.
Charlotte Citron is born.
Charlotte Cinnamon is born.Edward Weevil is born.
|34 years ago|
|Hina is born.
Charlotte Basans is born.Sicilian is birn.
|33 years ago|
|Donquixote Homing decides to give up his divine position as a Celestial Dragon, which also lowers the status of his immmediate family.
Pleasure Town was destroyed by pirates. Since then, the town made a rule of "Make everyone happy and be gentle to everyone".
Charlotte Melise is born.Gotti is born.
|32 years ago|
|Borsalino, age 26, and Sakazuki age 23, join the Marines.
Blueno is born.
Pedro is born.Caribou is born. 
|31 years ago|
|Donquixote Doflamingo kills his father.
Fukurou is born.
Charlotte Galette is born.
Charlotte Poire is born.Gedatsu is born.
|30 years ago|
|Kuzan, age 19, joins the Marines.
After failing to challenge the Grand Line, resulting many of the crew members being killed or injured, Bakka returns to Swallow Island and sets fire to his hometown to find treasure buried on the island.
Nico Robin is born.
Hody Jones is born.
Charlotte Snack is born.
Charlotte Bavarois is born.Giovanni is born.
|29 years ago|
|Viola is born.
Charlotte Prim is born.
Charlotte Praline is born.Koncelot is born.
|28 years ago|
|Gol D. Roger discovers he has a fatal disease. Preparing for what would be his greatest journey, he enters the Grand Line and recruits Crocus as ship doctor.
Charlotte Kanten is born.
Kozuki Momonosuke is born.
Charlotte Montb is born.Jack is born.
|27 years ago|
|In the midst of a journey that has already taken them to Skypiea, Water 7, and all the way to the New World, the Roger Pirates face off against pirate Shiki. Roger escapes, while Shiki suffers massive losses and gets a steering wheel implanted into his head.
Kalifa is born.
Charlotte Chiboust is born.Satori and his brothers are born.
|26 years ago|
|Shyarly is left in the care of a then 15-year old Arlong by her father.
Kozuki Hiyori is born.Paulie is born.
|25 years ago|
|The Roger Pirates find the One Piece.
Upon hearing of the capture of Roger, and that Roger will be executed within a week, Shiki goes on a rampage throughout Marineford before being brought down by Sengoku and Monkey D. Garp. He is sent to Level 6 of Impel Down for his actions.
Shyarly predicts the coming of the great pirate era that comes a year later.
Perona is born.
Kaku is born.
Charlotte Marble is born.
Charlotte Mobile is born.
Charlotte Maple is born.Mansherry is born.
Great Age of Pirates Edit
|When did it happen? (Years Ago)|
|24 years ago|
|The great pirate Gol D. Roger is sentenced to death. Roger's speech before his death leads pirates to the Grand Line to seek out his hidden treasure, dubbed 'One Piece'. This event marks the beginning of an era called "The Great Age of Pirates" (大海賊時代 Daikaizokujidai?).
Shanks begins his journey as a pirate captain by asking Buggy to join his crew. Buggy declines, and this is the last time the pair meets for the next 22 years until reuniting during the Marineford War.
Bartolomeo is born.
Charlotte Brownie is born.Sheepshead is born.
|23 years ago|
|Ryuma's grave is robbed and his corpse along with Shusui, are stolen.
Tashigi is born.
Koala is born.Charlotte Joconde is born.
|22 years ago|
|Nico Olvia is captured by the Marines and her comrades are killed. Jaguar D. Saul frees her and deserts the Marines. Nico Olvia returns to Ohara. Her daughter Nico Robin meets Saul.
Ohara Incident: Ohara is burned to the ground by a Buster Call summoned by the CP9. Professor Clover, Olvia and all Oharan citizens are killed. Nico Robin, the sole survivor, begins her life on the run from the World Government with a 79,000,000 bounty. Jaguar D. Saul presumably dies when he is frozen by Aokiji.
Shiki escapes from Impel Down.
Sabo is born.
Nojiko is born.
Kuina is born.
Charlotte Raisin is born.Nero is born.
|21 years ago|
|Vinsmoke Judge attempts to genetically alter his unborn quadruplet sons in their mother's womb in order to give them superhuman capabilities and remove their sense of empathy. However, Sora takes a highly dangerous drug to combat its effects. Three of their sons are successfully modified while the drug causes Sanji to be born as a normal human. The drug also causes Sora to develop a terminal illness that lasts for a few years before eventually killing her.
Charlotte Panna is born.Mozu is born.
|20 years ago|
|Whitebeard claims Fish-Man Island under his protection. In doing so, pirates weren’t allowed to harm or capture the residents there.
Kozuki Oden and the Nine Red Sheaths try to open the borders of Wano Country, but both Oden and his wife Kozuki Toki are executed by Kurozumi Orochi and Kaido. Before her demise, Toki uses the powers of the Toki Toki no Mi to send her son and their retainers to safety 20 years into the future.
Inuarashi and Nekomamushi begin their feud.
Sterry is born.
Kyuin is born.Bell-mère, a Marine, is caught in a battle between Marines and pirates. She survives and takes two orphans she finds, Nami and Nojiko, back to Cocoyasi Village; she later adopts both girls as her daughters.
|19 years ago|
|Boa Hancock and her sisters are kidnapped and become slaves of the Celestial Dragon.
Charlotte Yuen is born.Kaya is born.
|18 years ago|
|Nefertari Vivi is born. Marianne is born.|
|17 years ago|
|An incident on an island leaves five hundred soldiers being held hostage by pirates. The pirates demand their captain be made king of the island in exchange for the release of the five hundred captives. The World Government sends in one thirteen year old boy to end the hostage situation; he kills the five hundred soldiers and then the pirates when they open fire on him. The boy later goes on to become the top killing machine of the secret CP9: Rob Lucci.
An unnamed king of an unnamed kingdom visited Kamabakka Kingdom on Momoiro Island. After he returned, he was an okama. This incident tore the kingdom and the family apart, and they were later exiled. Bellett, son of this unnamed king, became a pirate and would later blame Emporio Ivankov for this incident.Charlotte Nougat is born.
|16 years ago|
|Fisher Tiger, who was enslaved by the Celestial Dragons for several years, breaks free and heads back to Fish-Man Island. He talks with King Neptune about deciding to go back to Mary Geoise and free all of the slaves that he regretfully left behind.
Shirahoshi is born.
Rebecca is born.Charlotte Pudding is born.
|15 years ago|
|A year after escaping, the adventurer Fisher Tiger goes back and scales the Red Line in order to attack Mary Geoise, starting a rebellion that ultimately frees all of the slaves of the Celestial Dragons, including Boa Hancock and her sisters.
Charlotte Flampe is born.Carrot is born.
|14 years ago|
|Bepo leaves Zou at the age of 8 to chase after his elder brother Zepo. When he climbed down Zou to get a view of the sea, he was swept away. He then boards a ship heading for the North Blue. Bourbon Jr. and Hikoichi are born.|
|13 years ago|
|Vivi becomes the vice leader of the Suna Suna Clan.
Shachi and Penguin’s parents died in a tsunami. They were raised by Shachi’s aunt and uncle, who made them do illegal activities.
Donquixote Rosinante and Trafalgar Law travel to Minion Island to steal the Ope Ope no Mi to save Law's life; but are discovered by the Donquixote family after accidentally giving an intelligence letter to Vergo, a member of Donflamingo's crew undercover as a Marine. Rosinate is killed by his brother and the island undergoes the Birdcage, which kills everyone except a boy that was a member of a local pirate crew.
Sanji is expelled from the Vinsmoke Family at the age of 8 by his father Vinsmoke Judge, and he's allowed to leave the Germa Kingdom while they're invading a country in the East Blue. He boards a nearby cruise ship called the Orbit and works there as a trainee chef for the next 2 years.
Trafalagar Law removes the Amber Lead in his liver with his “Room” ability. Wolf finds him in a cave and offers him a place to stay as long as he works.
While wandering around Swallow Island, Bepo is bullied by two delinquents named Shachi and Penguin. Trafalgar Law witnesses the beating and Shachi and Penguin pick a fight with him. Law defeats them and Bepo joins up with him.
Shachi gets attacked by a boar and Penguin injures his arm from a bomb, which also causes an explosion in a forest. Law and Bepo rescue them as Wolf gives them blood for a transfusion. They join him as well as Bepo on his travels to form the core of what would eventually become the Heart Pirates.Charlotte Wafers is born.
|12 years ago|
|Sugar, aged 10, eats the Hobi Hobi no Mi. As a side effect of the Devil Fruit, she remains biologically ten years old forever.
Red-Haired Shanks, then twenty seven years old, arrives at Luffy's hometown and decides to stay there. Luffy accidentally eats the Gomu Gomu no Mi, giving him rubber powers and an inability to swim. Higuma is eaten by a Sea King in an incident involving Luffy and Shanks. Shanks leaves Luffy's hometown after staying there for almost a year.
Shortly after Shanks' departure, Luffy is taken by his grandfather Monkey D. Garp to train with Curly Dadan and meets his adopted brother Portgas D. Ace. Luffy soon forms a brotherhood with Ace and Sabo based on their shared desire to become pirates.
The Celestial Dragons come to visit the Goa Kingdom on Dawn Island. The Bluejam Pirates set fire to the Gray Terminal in preparation for their arrival, but most who reside there are saved from being burnt to death by Monkey D. Dragon and the Revolutionaries.
The pirate captain Mont Blanc Cricket arrives at Jaya. He stays to search for the truth about whether his ancestor was a liar so that he may be liberated from his family curse. His crew abandons him shortly afterwards.
The Sun Pirates meet Koala, a young girl who was a slave of the Celestial Dragons. Fisher Tiger rebrands her slave mark into the mark of the sun, making her the first human to bear the Sun Pirates' emblem.
Upon returning Koala to her home island, Fisher Tiger is ambushed by a group of Marines led by Rear Admiral Strawberry. After barely escaping the island with a Marine ship stolen by his crew, Tiger chooses to die rather than receive a transfusion of the human blood on the ship.
Angered by Tiger's death, Arlong heads back to Foolshout Island to get revenge on the humans who betrayed Tiger, only to be defeated and captured by Vice Admiral Borsalino. He is then imprisoned in Impel Down.Charlotte Wiro is born.
|11 years ago|
|Jinbe agrees to the World Government's terms and becomes one of the Shichibukai, which allows Arlong to be released from prison. Unfortunately, this led to a massive disagreement between Jinbe and Arlong that caused the Sun Pirates to disband into three factions: The Arlong Pirates, the Macro Pirates, and Jinbe's crew.
Zeff returns from the Grand Line. A storm sinks the Orbit and Zeff's pirate ship. Zeff and Sanji end up stranded on an island with very little food for 85 days and are eventually saved. Baratie is opened.
Ninjin is born.
Piiman is born.
Tamanegi is born.
Charlotte De-Chat is born.Aisa is born.
|10 years ago|
|After capturing ships holding Heavenly Tribute for the Celestial Dragons and blackmailing the World Government for the position, Donquixote Doflamingo becomes a Shichibukai.
Queen Otohime is assassinated, causing an uproar on Fish-Man Island.
Hody steals the energy pills from the Tamate Box and resigns from the Neptune army. In case of another theft, the Minister of the Right places explosives inside the box that will detonate the moment it is opened.
Pekoms lead the other minks of the Nox Pirates who couldn't continue their journey, leaving just Pedro and Zepo. Later, Pekoms and his group arrived at Big Mom's territory. There, their lives were saved and they entered into her care.
Minatomo sells the blueprints to Kaido’s mansion at a pawnshop. Sometime later, it ends up in Kuri.
Charlotte Normande is born.Chimney is born.
|9 years ago|
|A violent war occurs on Kuraigana Island, coating the island in blood and dead bodies and ingraining a violent personality into the Humandrills of the island.
Koala joins the Revolutionary Army.Mocha is born.
|8 years ago|
|Dr. Hiriluk finds Tony Tony Chopper and saves his life. He takes Chopper in as his assistant and surrogate son. O-Tama is born.|
|7 years ago|
|The Usopp Pirates are formed.
Rob Lucci, Kaku and Kalifa from CP9 go undercover and join the Galley-La Company in order to learn more about Pluton's blueprints. Blueno goes to Water 7 with them but gets work as a bartender instead.Brook is captured on Thriller Bark, where his shadow is taken by Gecko Moria and transferred to the corpse of the samurai Ryuma. Brook manages to escape after wreaking havoc on Thriller Bark and creating his legacy among its inhabitants as "The Humming Swordsman".
|6 years ago|
|Cutty Flam shows up alive at Water 7. He receives Pluton's blueprints from Iceburg. Cutty Flam assumes the name 'Franky'. Nico Robin is hired by Crocodile into Baroque Works as his partner.|
|5 years ago|
|Captain Kuro fakes his own death and takes on the name Klahadore. He becomes the butler for Kaya's family.
The Franky Family begins to collect 200,000,000.Whole Cake Island in an attempt to steal poneglyphs from the Big Mom Pirates and by coincidence, Pedro and Pekoms came face to face once again. Pedro and Zepo are defeated and forced to spin Big Mom's punishment wheel; Zepo subsequently lands on the "100 years" panel and Big Mom, using the powers of the Soru Soru no Mi, steals his remaining 30 years, killing him. She initially plans to take the remaining 70 from Pedro, though she agrees to Pekoms' pleas to reduce the punishment by a decade. Pedro then gouges out his own eye in an effort to further quell her anger, and impressed by this, she removes only 50 years from his lifespan.
|4 years ago|
|Vivi and Igaram join Baroque Works to find out information on who runs it.
Amigasa village went into a famine.Smiley is born.
|3 years ago|
|Don Krieg leaves the East Blue to conquer the Grand Line. He is defeated by Dracule Mihawk but manages to escape with his main ship. Portgas D. Ace and his crew were captured by the villagers of Amigasa, who stole their food. The pirates freed themselves, but were able to stay in the village as guest for a few weeks. Tama takes a liking to Ace and decides to become an enchanting kunoichi.|
|2 years ago|
|Luffy leaves Foosha Village on his quest to become the Pirate King. He subsequently frees Koby from Alvida by defeating her.
Zoro saves Rika from Soro, Helmeppo's dog. For defying him and killing Soro, Helmeppo has Zoro crucified for nine days without food or water. Luffy rescues Zoro and recruits him as his first crew member. Koby joins the Marines.
Klahadore plans to kill Kaya and inherit her fortune, but the Straw Hats help Usopp defeat him and his crew. They receive the Going Merry from Merry, and Usopp joins their crew. The Straw Hat Pirates' jolly roger is established.
Blackbeard and his crew raid Drum Island. Wapol flees in fear.
A coup leads to Vira being taken over.
Feburary 18: Luffy and Usopp create Mr. Snowman and Snow Queen, but they get destroyed in their bickering.
The Straw Hats befriend Nefertari Vivi, defeat Wapol, recruit Tony Tony Chopper, meet Dorry and Brogy, and head to Alabasta. Dalton is appointed as ruler of the renamed Sakura Kingdom. When they dismantle Baroque Works and take down Crocodile, the government covers it up. Crocodile is arrested by Tashigi and Smoker in Alabasta, both of whom are promoted for their efforts. The drought ends and peace returns to the country. Princess Vivi returns after having disappeared a few years prior. Nico Robin joins the Straw Hats.
A small time Mafia thug known as Duval is hunted down by bounty hunters as a result of his striking resemblance to Sanji's new bounty poster. Marines from the Marine HQ are also deployed after him at the behest of Vinsmoke Judge.
Shanks makes contact with Whitebeard. Despite Marine efforts, the two meet with each other. Two days prior to their meeting, "Fire Fist" Ace was defeated by Blackbeard. He is handed in to the Marines, who set a date for his execution. The World Government summons the Shichibukai to rally together with the Marines for a war against Whitebeard. Blackbeard is appointed to the position of Shichibukai for his role in bringing in Ace.
Over a thousand shadows abducted by Shichibukai Gecko Moria are returned to their original owners. Most suspect Moria was defeated; however, Moria retains Shichibukai status and no reports are released on any such defeat. Brook joins the Straw Hats.
Monkey D. Luffy, captain of the Straw Hat Pirates, breaks into Impel Down, from which Buggy happens to be trying to escape. 241 prisoners successfully escape the prison, marking the first mass breakout in its history.
The Battle of Marineford takes place. Both Luffy's and Ace's heritages' are revealed to the public. Portgas D. Ace dies when Admiral Akainu's magma fist goes through his chest. Blackbeard reveals that he invaded Impel Down in order to liberate and recruit several convicts from the apocryphal Level 6: Vasco Shot, Catarina Devon, Sanjuan Wolf, Avalo Pizarro, and the former chief jailer of Impel Down, Shiryu. Edward Newgate dies standing up at Marineford. Marshall D. Teach somehow steals and assimilates Whitebeard's Devil Fruit power, making him the only human known to wield the power of two Devil Fruits. The battle is brought to an end with the arrival of Shanks and the Red Hair Pirates. Other pirates start to invade Whitebeard’s territory after hearing of his death.
Luffy, Jinbe, and Silvers Rayleigh return to Marineford. They sailed around the island once, Luffy rang the Ox Bell sixteen times and gave a silent prayer, and they left once again on the Kuja Pirates' ship.
The original childhood lab of Dr. Vegapunk on Karakuri Island explodes after Franky presses a self-destruct button in the lab. This event becomes known to the world as the "Nightmare of Baldimore". Soon after that, Franky causes another incident, which would become known as The Legend of the Sacred Burning Beast of Baldimore.
Monkey D. Luffy decides to disband the Straw Hat Pirates for two years in order to allow the crew to train and become stronger.
Buggy is invited into the Shichibukai and accepts.
Sabo regains his memory of Luffy and Ace before he decides to find the Mera Mera no Mi.January 8: General Franky is manufactured.
|1 year ago|
|A great battle takes place between the Marines and the combined forces of Duval and his Rosy Life Riders, Hatchan, and Bartholomew Kuma, over the Straw Hat Pirates' ship, the Thousand Sunny. In the end, the Marines were forced to retreat, with the Rosy Life Riders, Hatchan, and Kuma sustaining serious damage. The Thousand Sunny was left unharmed.
An argument occurs between Admirals Aokiji and Akainu for the vacant position of Fleet Admiral. The two engage in a duel to the death on Punk Hazard, which lasted for ten days and left both men severely wounded. In the end, Sakazuki wins and is promoted to the position of fleet admiral. This results in the transfer of Marineford to the New World, the relocation of the G-1 branch, the resignation of Aokiji from the Marines, and the reconstruction of the Marines. The battle causes one side of Punk Hazard to be permanently embroiled in flames, leaving the other half permanently frozen over. The World Military draft is held, and the two vacant Admiral positions are filled by Issho (Fujitora) and Ryokugyu.
After defeating the remnants of the Whitebeard Pirates in the Payback War, Marshall D. Teach acquires great notoriety in the New World by conquering Whitebeard's former sphere of influence, attacking and murdering Devil Fruit users, and stealing their abilities to increase the abilities of his crew, resulting in him usurping Whitebeard's previous status as one of the Yonko.
Bartolomeo appears in the New World as a powerful new Super Rookie.Capone Bege starts planning the assassination of Big Mom.
|The prince and king of the Goa Kingdom die of a suspicious death, resulting in Sterry ascending to the throne. 
Kin'emon, Kiku, Raizo, Kanjuro, and Kozuki Momonosuke arrive in the Wano Country of this year from 20 years ago, having been sent forward through time by the powers of the Toki Toki no Mi. While Kiku stays at Wano, the rest left to recruit allies.
The Fake Straw Hat Crew recruit famous pirates but are unmasked by Sentomaru, who has been promoted into the Marines. The real Straw Hat Pirates reunite at Sabaody Archipelago and word gets out that they're back in action. Upon pursuit by marines, they escape with their coated ship into the sea. With help from various groups of people, the Straw Hats set off for Fish-Man Island.
Madam Shyarly of the Mermaid Cafe predicts the destruction of Fish-Man Island at the hands of Straw Hat Luffy. Meanwhile, Hody Jones, captain of the New Fish-Man Pirates, and Vander Decken IX, captain of the Flying Pirates, form an alliance and initiate a rebellion against the Ryugu Kingdom. Princess Shirahoshi manifests her ability to summon Sea Kings in order to stop Noah from falling onto Fish-Man Island. She is revealed to be the ancient weapon, Poseidon. Jinbe donates blood to Luffy in the very first human-fish-man blood transfusion since it was outlawed.
Jinbe promises to join the Straw Hats once he finished taking care of his duties.
Neptune frees the human pirates; makes the Fish-Man subordinates work under him; and arrests Hody, officers of the New Fish-Man Pirates, and Vander Decken. Some of the human pirates were later captured by G-5.
The Straw Hat Pirates are targeted by Big Mom after Luffy challenges her and declares himself as the future protector of Fish-Man Island. Luffy gives Tamago and Pekoms the treasure that Caribou stole, including the Tamate Box with an explosive inside of it.
The Straw Hats enter the New World.
The Straw Hats form an alliance with the Heart Pirates in order to dethrone Kaido. Smiley eats the candy, causing a poisonous gas that can petrify people to spread across Punk Hazard. The group defeats and kidnaps Caesar Clown at Punk Hazard before continuing to Dressrosa in order to take down Donquixote Doflamingo. Vergo dies. Monet dies.
G-5 take the children from Punk Hazard to see Vegapunk.
Jinbe places Caribou in a G-5 Marine base. The Caribou Pirates tried to rescue him, but got captured as he sails free. Caribou ends up on one of Kaido’s favorite islands. The Caribou Pirates meet up on the island with a Marine ship. They defeat Scotch and destroyed the factory, but Caribou is taken by X Drake and is later taken prisoner in Wano.
All toys on the island of Dressrosa return to their original forms after Sugar loses consciousness. Sabo, the second-in-command of the Revolutionary Army, consumes the Mera Mera no Mi, which previously belonged to his late brother, Portgas D. Ace. Donquixote Doflamingo is defeated, his crew is arrested, and reign over Dressrosa is returned to the Riku Family. Doflamingo's fall sends many nations that depended on him into chaos, allowing the Revolutionaries to increase their victories.
Seven crews pledge their allegiance to the Straw Hat Pirates, forming the Straw Hat Grand Fleet, which consists of over 5000 members. Due to the events from their reunion at Sabaody Archipelago until Dressrosa, all of the Straw Hats receive new bounties, with updated pictures on their posters, and Sanji's status is changed to "Wanted Only Alive".
Jack attacks Doflamingo's escort. He sinks two of the ships, but is ultimately defeated. He survives, and the newspapers falsely report him as dead.
Brook of the Straw Hat Pirates creates copies of Charlotte Linlin's Road Poneglyph after infiltrating her storeroom, making the Straw Hats one of the few factions in the world to have possession of one at the time.
The Tamate Box explodes, causing Whole Cake Chateau to fall.
Pedro blows himself up with dynamite to have the Straw Hats move forward.
Morgans reports the details of the Sanji Retrieval Team's successful raid against the Yonko Charlotte Linlin to the entire world. Morgans also reveals to the world of Sanji's heritage, the formation of the Straw Hat Grand Fleet, and the addition of the former Shichibukai Jinbe to the Straw Hat Pirates. Following this news, Germa Kingdom is officially expelled from the Government for their attempted alliance. It is also reported that Luffy is considered by certain parts of the world to be a fifth Emperor. Shimotsuki Yasuie gets executed.
|One Piece World Year||When did it happen? (Years Ago)|
|239 Age of Heaven (天暦 Tenreki?)||???|
|Kahira conquers Alabasta (Alabasta's history. Information supplied by Nico Robin)|
|The Bitein Dynasty of Taymar begins its rule (Alabasta's history. Information supplied by Nico Robin)|
|Great Taph Temple completed in Erumalu (Alabasta's history. Information supplied by Nico Robin)|
|The Hero of Oltea, Mamudin... (Alabasta's history. Information supplied by Nico Robin, however she is not allowed to finish the sentence.)|
- Using Noland's Log book as a guide, it is possible to work out that the current storyline of One Piece takes place in the sixteenth century with the Kaienreki reference.