Medieval History

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  • 540

    King Arthur

    King Arthur
  • 570

    Birth of Muhammad

  • Feb 16, 732

    Battle of Tours/Poitiers

    Battle of Tours/Poitiers
    Muslim tide turned back by th Franks in a battle that changed the fate of Europe.
  • Period: Jan 1, 750 to Dec 31, 1060

    Viking Era

  • Jan 1, 790

    Vikings begin raiding Ireland

  • Feb 12, 800

    Charlemagne

    Charlemagne
  • Feb 16, 904

    Gunpowder used in China as weapon

    Gunpowder used in China as weapon
    First use of Gunpowder as a weapon
  • Feb 16, 1066

    Battle of Fulford

  • Mar 16, 1066

    Battle of Stamford Bridge

    Battle of Stamford Bridge
    Last recorded viking raid.
  • Oct 14, 1066

    Battle of Hastings

    Battle of Hastings
  • Feb 12, 1086

    Domesday Book

    Domesday Book
  • Feb 10, 1095

    Pope Urban 2 starts first Crusade

  • Feb 16, 1119

    Knights Templar

    Knights Templar
    Rise of the Knights of Templar
  • Period: Mar 16, 1119 to Mar 16, 1314

    Knight of Templar

    Period in which the Knights of Templar were an important factor in Europe
  • Feb 15, 1145

    Second Crusade

  • Feb 16, 1187

    Battle of Hattin

    Christian forces unable to recover
  • Feb 15, 1189

    Third Crusade

  • Feb 15, 1202

    Fourth Crusade

  • Jun 8, 1212

    Childrens Crusade

  • Feb 12, 1215

    Magna Carta

    Magna Carta
  • Feb 16, 1272

    Crusades End

    Crusades End with Christian Expulsion from Holy lands
  • Feb 10, 1337

    Hundred Year War Begins

  • Period: Feb 16, 1337 to Feb 16, 1453

    Hundred Year War

    War between the French and English
  • Feb 10, 1348

    Black Death goes to Europe

    Black Death goes to Europe
  • Feb 16, 1350

    Black Death leaves Europe

  • Feb 12, 1381

    Peasants Revolt

    Revolt against increased taxes introduced by King Richard 2
  • Feb 16, 1383

    Bible Translated to English

  • Feb 16, 1410

    Battle of Tannenberg

    Battle of Tannenberg
    Poland-Lithuania stems the tide of the Teutonic Order
  • Feb 16, 1412

    Joan of Arc

    Joan of Arc
  • Oct 25, 1415

    Battle of Agincourt

    Battle of Agincourt
    English forces defeat Frence forces in a decisive battle in the Hundred Year War.
  • Feb 16, 1440

    Printing Press Invented

  • Feb 14, 1453

    Collapse of Constantinople