African Timeline

Timeline created by jakeisawesome19
  • Period:
    500
    to
    Jan 1, 1200

    Ghanas Trading Empire

    Ghana dominates the trading routes.
  • 570

    Muhammad is born

    Muhammad is born and sent to live in a nomad family.
  • Jan 1, 610

    Muhammad becomes a prophet

    Muhammad prays in a cave and recieves enlightenment to become a prophet of a new religion called Islam.
  • Jan 1, 624

    Islam fights Makkah

  • Period:
    Jan 1, 634
    to
    Jan 1, 732

    Islam expanding its empire

    Islam goes around conquering much of the world.
  • Jan 1, 687

    Dome of the rock built

    THe dome of the rock was constructed in Jerusalem.
  • Jan 1, 750

    Abassids conquer Umayaads (Baghdad)

    The Abassids stopped the Umayaads expansion at Baghdad.
  • Jan 1, 1076

    Almorabids conquer Kumbi

  • Jan 1, 1240

    Mande conquers Kumbi

  • Period:
    Mar 21, 1240
    to
    Mar 21, 1400

    Mali

    Mali rules africa.
  • Jan 1, 1312

    Mansa Musa

    The Mansa Musa is in charge
  • Jan 1, 1350

    Timbuktu

  • Period:
    Mar 21, 1400
    to
    Mar 21, 1550

    Songhai

    Songhai rules africa