Significant events that happened between 650 C.E - 1750 C.E

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  • Jan 1st, 0650

    Medieval Europe

    Medieval Europe
    Arab forces conquer most of the Byzantine territories, formerly occupied by the Persians.
  • Jan 1st, 0750

    Medieval Europe

    Medieval Europe
    Irish monks establish early-medieval art. The greatest surviving product of these monks is the Book of Kells, a Gospel book of decorative art.
  • Jan 1st, 0750

    The Polynesian Expansion

    The Polynesian Expansion
    Polynesians colonised New Zealand.
  • Jan 1st, 0793

    The Vikings

    The Vikings
    Vikings first attacked England, which started a 200 year regime of terror for England and Europe.
  • Jan 1st, 0838

    Japanese Shogunate

    Japanese Shogunate Emperor forbids contact with China.
  • Jan 1st, 0872

    The Vikings

    The Vikings
    Harald I gains control of Norway.
  • Jan 1st, 0995

    The Vikings

    The Vikings
    Olav I conquers Norway and proclaims it a Christian kingdom.
  • Jan 1st, 1000

    The Vikings

    The Vikings
    Olav I dies; Norway is ruled by the Danes.
  • Jan 1st, 1016

    The Vikings

    The Vikings
    Olav II regains Norway from the Danes.
  • Jan 1st, 1028

    The Vikings

    The Vikings
    Knut (Canute), king of England and Denmark, conquers Norway.
  • Jan 1st, 1066

    The Vikings

    The Vikings
    Harold Godwinson king of England defeats Harald Hardrada king of Norway at the Battle of Stamford Bridge.
  • Jan 1st, 1100

    The Inca's

    The Inca's
    Inca civilisation emerged in South America.
  • Jan 1st, 1125

    Medieval Europe

    Medieval Europe
    German princes abolish the hereditary claim to the throne and establish the right to elect new rulers.
  • Jan 1st, 1206

    Mongol Expansion

    Mongol Expansion
    Genghis Kahn forms Mongol alliance and begins period of Mongol expansion.
  • Jan 1st, 1299

    The Ottoman empire

    The Ottoman empire
    The reign of Osman I, founder of the Ottoman Empire, began.
  • Jan 1st, 1333

    The Black Death

    The Black Death
    Black death erupted in China.
  • Jan 1st, 1352

    The Black Death

    The Black Death
    By this date The Black Death had killed 25 million people in Europe alone.
  • Jan 1st, 1356

    The Black Death

    The Black Death
    A war began between the English and the French directly following an occurrence of the Black Death in France. French peasants suffered the most economically, as is usual in medieval times during war.
  • Jan 1st, 1419

    Medieval Europe

    Medieval Europe
    The province of Burgundy breaks from France and allies with the English during the Hundred Years' War.
  • Jan 1st, 1427

    The Aztecs

    The Aztecs
    Aztec Empire was founded in central Mexico.
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    Significant events that happened between 650 C.E to 1750 C.E