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Medival Europe Timeline of Stuff

  • Period: 330 to Dec 17, 1453

    Byzantine Empire

    It was the Roman empire during the late antiquity and the middle ages.
  • 509

    King Clovis I becomes first king of the franks.

    King Clovis I becomes first king of the franks.
    Dedicated to uniting franks under one rule.
  • 527

    Emperor Justinian becomes king.

    Emperor Justinian becomes king.
  • Sep 13, 610

    The Prophet Muhammad

    The Prophet Muhammad
    The prophet muhammad, born in 570 AD, recieves a revelation from God in 610. He went on to preach the revelations of God in the form of Islam....
  • Period: Jun 21, 622 to Jul 2, 622

    The First Hijra

    Migration or journey of Muhammad and his followers from Mecca to Medina.
  • Nov 16, 632

    Abu Bakr

    Abu Bakr
    Became the first Muslim caliph.
  • Jun 20, 635

    Damascus becomes center of Islam world.

    Damascus becomes center of Islam world.
  • Period: Aug 28, 661 to Mar 16, 750

    Ummayad Caliphate

    Established the four main social classes of Muslims.
    The Umayyad caliphate was marked both by territorial expansion and by the administrative and cultural problems that such expansion created. Despite some notable exceptions, the Umayyads tended to favor the rights of the old Arab families, and in particular their own, over those of newly converted Muslims.
  • Period: May 16, 750 to Oct 14, 1258

    The Abbasid Empire

    The 10th Muslim caliphate of the Arab empire. Started in 750 by Abu Al-Abbas a descendent of Muhammad's uncle. Ended in 1258 when the Mongols killed everyone.
  • Sep 14, 764

    Baghdad becomes center of Islamic world.

  • Period: Oct 16, 783 to Mar 17, 1258

    Golden Age of Islamic Rule.

    Major advancements of art and science.
    Ended in 1258 when the Mongols invaded and destroyed Baghdad.
  • Period: Dec 25, 800 to Jan 28, 814

    Charlemagne's Empire

  • Sep 2, 873

    The Fuedal System

    Fuedal System is Established.
    Vassals were protected by their lords.
  • Period: Sep 19, 962 to

    holy roman empire

    Based on the Catholic church
  • Period: Dec 6, 1060 to Feb 13, 1307

    Seljuq Turks Dynasty

    Powerful empire in Persia.
    Ancestors of the modern turks.
    Defended the Islamic world against the crusaders.
    Conquered large parts of the Byzantine empire.
    Paved the way for Ottoman Turks.
  • Oct 14, 1066

    Battle of hastings

    between the french army of william II and english King Harold.
  • Nov 4, 1066

    Wiliam the Conqueror

    Wiliam the Conqueror
    Becomes first norman king of England.
  • Period: Sep 19, 1095 to Sep 19, 1099


    The crusades Were a series of religious expeditionary wars blessed by pope urban II and the catholic church, with the stated gosl of restoring christian access to holy places in and near Jerusalem.
  • Jan 11, 1096

    Pope Urban II

    Pope Urban II
    Started the First crusades.
  • Sep 19, 1119

    john, king of england

    john, king of england
    During his reign, england lost to the duke of normandy and king phillip II of france, which resulted in the collapse of most of the angevin empire and contibuted to the subsequent growth in power of the capetian dynasty during the 13th century.
  • May 7, 1215

    Magna Carta

    The 1215 charter required King John of England to proclaim certain liberties and accept that his will was not arbitrary, for example by explicitly accepting that no "freeman" (in the sense of non-serf) could be punished except through the law of the land, a right which is still in existence today.
  • Aug 4, 1258

    The Mongols Invade Baghdad

    The Mongols Invade Baghdad
    The mongols, under the command of Hulegu, sieze baghdad and destroy the city, killing everyone.
  • Dec 5, 1327

    Cairo becomes center of Muslim world.

    Cairo becomes center of Muslim world.