Medieval Europe By Thekat1024 476 Last Roman Emperor fell from power Unity of theRoman Empire was lot too. 476 Romans pull out of England The last Roman emperor in the West fell from power. Oct 29, 700 Invention of th stirrup The stirrup made it possible to sit on a horse and charge while holding a spear. Jul 15, 732 Charles Martel led the Franks against the Muslims He defeated them at the Battle of Tours. May 7, 1000 Many women entered convents Most were from noble families.Most educated women became nuns. Jun 4, 1000 Europe divided into Feudal territories It was divided into thousands of feudal terretoritie each with a nobles castle. Jul 3, 1000 Europe's building boom. Architecture is away society demonstrates what is important to it's culture. Sep 17, 1000 Europe reaches a high point As technological and agricultural inovations allowed trade to flourish and crops to increase. Nov 25, 1050 Most people in Western Europe are Catholic Cristianity started in Northern Britain and spead to Europe by A.D. 800.Most people in Western Europe had become Catholics by 1050. Feb 3, 1073 Gregory VII elected Pope He wanted to stop nobles and Kings from interering in Church affairs.He issuedadecree. May 3, 1095 Pope Urban II calls the First Crusade He spoke before a large crowed in eastern France and the crowd got very excited. Aug 23, 1098 First Crusade capture Antioch in Syria It took them unit 1099 to reach Jerusalem. Oct 30, 1098 The cisterian order was founded The most famous monk was Bernard of Clairvaux. Mar 17, 1100 Flanders and Italy trade goods regularly They were enouraged to do so by holding trade fairs. Dec 12, 1100 Feudalism made Europe safer New technology enabled people to produce more food and goods. May 22, 1144 Muslims capture Edessa TheEuropean rulers send another crusade to regain the lost lands. Feb 20, 1174 Saladin because ruler of Egypt He was a brilliant commander. Mar 21, 1187 Saladin defeats Christians and takes Jerusalem He united the muslims and declaredwar against the Christian States the crusders had built. May 19, 1200 Guilds are widespread in Europe Guilds by 1200 the tanners carpenters, bakers, and all other craftpeople had guuilds. Nov 13, 1200 The French defeat the English Philip II went to war against England. Nov 19, 1209 Francis of Assisi Founds Franciscan order This was the first order of friars.They taught Christianity,helped the poor , and were missionaries. May 6, 1215 Signing of the Magan Carta They forced King John to sign it and it took away some of the King's powers. May 13, 1231 Oxford University is founded. Universities were started to educate and train scholars. Nov 9, 1233 Catholic church set up the Inguisition This was the curch court where the tried people for heresy. Jan 6, 1240 Kiev falls to the Mongols The Mongols destroyed most of the large cities and killes many peeople. Jun 13, 1267 Thomas Aquihas Begins writing Summa Theological In it he asks, "Does God exist"? Aug 19, 1290 England expelled Jews. France did the same in 1306 and 1394. Some German ities also forced them to leave by 1350. Jul 13, 1331 First outbreak of plague in China More goods were being shipped across cenral Asia which helped spread Black Death. Nov 6, 1337 The Hundred year's war The English King Edward III declared himself king and this angered the French. they fought back for the next 100 yeaars. Sep 23, 1346 The Black Death arrives It spread quickly. The scientists do not know why. Feb 5, 1350 Europe reaches a high pant Themiddle Ages end and the Renaissance begeins. Nov 9, 1394 France expelled Jews The Jews settled iin Eastern European countries. Jan 1, 1400 Printing press invented Before this this book were rare. May 6, 1429 Joan of Arc inspires the French She told them her favorite saints urged her to free France. Dec 31, 1480 Ivan IIII drives the Mongols out of Russia he called himself a Cza and lived up to his title. Aug 20, 1492 The sspanish defeat the Muskims and expel the Jews Princess Isabella and Prince Ferding force the Muslims to convert to Christianity or leave Spain. Mar 2, 2022 King Clovis becomes a Catholic King Clovis turned Catholic at the wish of his wife, he was then crownedby the pope on Christmas Day, 496, in a small church. Mar 2, 2022 Feudalism begins in Europe A shift from Kings to nobles began. Mar 2, 2022 The Vikings conquered part of Western France Across the English Channel From England. Mar 2, 2022 Charlemagne is crowed by Pope Charles the Great impressed the pope so on Christmas day afer the worship service he crowedhim. Mar 2, 2022 Viking's began trading in Europe Their raids terrified the Europeans. Mar 2, 2022 Otto declared emperor of Romans Otto was one of the Kings of Germany. He sent troops to protect the people ans as a reward the pope made him emporer. Mar 2, 2022 Charlemagne died After he died his empire did not last very long.His son was not a strong leader and his sons divided the empire into 3 Kingdoms.