Askia The Great Timeline
Period: Jan 1, 1440 to Jan 1, 1530
Asika The Great's Life
Jan 1, 1443
He is BornAskia the great is born.
Jan 1, 1493
Defeats Sunni BarruAfter Sunni Ali Ber died, his son and intended
successor, refused to declare himself a Muslim. Gave one
of Sunni Ali Ber's generals, Muhammad Ture, a reason to think this succesion was not right. General Toure defeated Sunni Baru and ascended to the
throne in 1493.
Jan 1, 1497
Askia Goes On A PillgramegeAskia The Great went on an extravagant pilgrimage to Mecca in 1497. HIs purpose for this was to prove his religous crededentials.