The World 500 - 1500 CE

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  • 527

    Justinian becomes ruler

  • 570

    Muhammud was born

  • Sep 22, 630

    Muhammod returns to Mecca

  • Jan 1, 690

    Empress Wu Zhoa assumes throne in China

  • Sep 22, 850

    Chinese invent gunpowder

  • Sep 22, 1054

    Christian church divides

  • Sep 22, 1054

    The pope expels the Patriarch of Constaninople, spitting Christianity into Roman Catholic and Orthodox branches.

  • Sep 22, 1100

    Muslim literature flourishes

  • Sep 22, 1209

    Gengis Ghan begins Mongol conquest

  • Sep 22, 1279

    Kublai Khan conquers China

  • Mar 26, 1453

    Constantinople falls