Medieval History

By Junho
  • 410

    Rome is captured by the Visigoths under Alaric I.

    Rome is captured by the Visigoths under Alaric I.
  • 410

    Sacking of Rome

  • Period: 410 to Feb 10, 1500

    Medieval Era

  • 476

    Fall of Rome

  • 568

    Lombards invade Italy

  • Feb 14, 790

    Vikings Era Starts

    Vikings Era Starts
  • Dec 25, 800

    Charlemagne becomes Emperor

    Charlemagne becomes Emperor
  • May 11, 804

    Death of Alcuin of York

    Death of Alcuin of York
  • Jan 28, 814

    Charlemagne dies

  • Feb 1, 832

    The Rise of Wessex

    The Rise of Wessex
  • Feb 14, 849

    Alfred 'the Great' is born

    Alfred 'the Great' is born
  • Feb 14, 858

    Ethelbald becomes King of Wessex

    Ethelbald becomes King of Wessex
  • Feb 14, 899

    Death of Alfred the Great

  • Feb 14, 1016

    Knut becomes King of England

    Knut becomes King of England
  • Feb 14, 1066

    Vikings Era Ends

  • Feb 14, 1066

    Battle of Stamford Bridge

    Battle of Stamford Bridge
  • Feb 14, 1086

    Compilation of the Doomsday book

  • Feb 10, 1096

    First Crusades Starts

    First Crusades Starts
  • Feb 14, 1099

    First Crusades Ends

  • Feb 14, 1119

    Knights of Templar Starts

    Knights of Templar Starts
  • Feb 14, 1147

    Second Crusade

    Second Crusade
  • Feb 14, 1184

    The first of many Inquisitions begins

  • Feb 14, 1187

    Muslims capture Jerusalem

  • Feb 14, 1190

    Third Crusade. Saladin manages to unite the Muslim world and recapture Jerusalem, sparking the Third Crusade

    Third Crusade. Saladin manages to unite the Muslim world and recapture Jerusalem, sparking the Third Crusade
  • Feb 14, 1200

    Fourth Crusade embarks. Eventually sacks Constantinople

    Fourth Crusade embarks. Eventually sacks Constantinople
  • Feb 14, 1212

    Children's Crusade

    Children's Crusade
  • Feb 14, 1215

    Magna Carta

    Magna Carta
  • Feb 14, 1216

    Foundation of the Dominincan Order

  • Feb 14, 1307

    The Knights Templar are rounded up and murdered by Philip the Fair of France, with the backing of the Pope

  • Feb 14, 1311

    The Great Famine Starts

    The Great Famine Starts
  • Feb 14, 1315

    The Great Famine Ends

  • Feb 14, 1337

    Hundred Year's War Started

    Hundred Year's War Started
  • Feb 11, 1347

    Black Death Starts

    Black Death Starts
  • Feb 14, 1347

    The Black Death ravages Europe for the first of many times. An estimated 20% - 40% of the population is thought to have perished within the first year

  • Feb 14, 1350

    Black Death Disappears

  • Feb 14, 1356

    The Battle of Poitiers

    The Battle of Poitiers
  • Feb 14, 1381

    Bible translated into Enlgish

    Bible translated into Enlgish
  • Feb 14, 1381

    Peasants Revolt

    Peasants Revolt
  • Feb 14, 1382

    First Outbreak of the Black Death in Asia

  • Feb 14, 1452

    Leonardo da Vinci is born

    Leonardo da Vinci is born
  • Feb 14, 1453

    Hundred Years War Ends

  • Feb 14, 1453

    Invented Printing Press

    Invented Printing Press
  • Feb 14, 1485

    The Wars of the Roses ends and the Tudor dynasty begins