The Dark Ages

Timeline created by ashmistry
  • 324

    The Birth of Muhammed

    He was the founder of the religion of Islam.
  • 476

    The Fall of Rome

    The collapse of the Roman Empire that was located in western Europe.
  • 520

    St. Bendict authorized the fist monastery.

    He authorized the first monastery at Monte Cassino, Italy.
  • Oct 10, 732

    The Battle of Tours

    It was fought between the Frankish leader Charles Martel and a big Islamic army led by Emir Abdul Rahman.
  • Oct 5, 800

    Charlemagne is Holy Roman Emperor

  • Oct 14, 1066

    Battle of Hastings

    England was invaded by the Norman and William the Conqueror.
  • Oct 14, 1066

    Death of Harold Godwinson

    He was the last Anglo-Saxons king, and was killed at hastings. The Anglo-Saxson period also ended.
  • Jan 1, 1096

    The First Crusade

    It was a military expedition by the Christians of the west to achieve holy lands back.
  • Jan 1, 1147

    The Second Crusade

    The second crusade turned out to be a fail.
  • Jun 15, 1215

    The Magna Carta was signed by King John of England.

    The Magna Carta gave essential rights to the people, and said that the king did not rule the law.
  • Period:
    324
    to
    Oct 4, 1215

    The Dark Ages