russell sulit timeline 1

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  • 481

    AD

    Clovis becomes ruler of the Salian Franks at age 13 of the death of his father.
  • 496

    AD

    Clovis is bathtized into the catholic aih. Withoin a few years all of the Franks have converted to Catholicism.
  • 507

    AD

    Clovis dictaes Salic. He moves the FRanish capital to Paris. He dies and splits his kingdom into 4 parts, leaving each to his son.
  • 523

    AD

    Justinian maries Theodoa.
  • 527

    AD

    Justinian the first becomes the Byzantine Emperor.
  • 532

    AD

    Justinian the first orders the construction of the Hagia Sophia
  • 583

    AD

    Fire devastates Constantinople, May- Earthquake strikes Constantinople, THe Avars advanc from the Danube to the walls of Constaninople.
  • 584

    AD

    The Lombards, Avars, Slavs, and Visigoths all win military victories over the BYzantine Empire and gain territory at theri expense.
  • Jan 29, 600

    AD

    Smallpox arrives Europe for the first time. Agustineof Canterbury converts King ethelbert of Kent to Christianity..
  • Feb 5, 607

    AD

    The Pantheon in Rome is converted into a church.
  • Feb 6, 609

    AD

    The city of Edessa is taken from the Byzantne Empire by the Sassnids (Persians).
  • Mar 8, 613

    AD

    Clotaire the 2nd reunites the Frankish kingdoms under one king. Muhammad begins preaching Islam in Mecca.
  • Feb 12, 671

    AD

    Battle of Two Rivers: King Ecgfrit of Northumbia defeats the Picks.
  • Jul 21, 674

    AD

    The first Arab seigevof Constantinople begins.
  • Mar 15, 675

    AD

    Frithuwould of Surrey is baptised and so is his son; Surry becomes Christian. Arabs invade Crete.
  • Jan 14, 697

    AD

    Paolo Lucio Anafesto is elected the first Doge of Venice.
  • Nov 20, 699

    AD

    Umayyad troops invade Armenia and secure submisson of Smbat VI Bagratuni.
  • Feb 12, 702

    AD

    Large-scale Armenian rebellion against Muslim rule breaks out with Byzantine support.
  • Jul 20, 774

    AD

    Charlemagne conquers the kingdom of the Lombards, and takes the title Lombards.
  • Jun 11, 777

    AD

    Charkenagne defeats the Saxibs;their leader Widukind flees to Denmark.
  • May 17, 785

    AD

    Widukind and many other Saxons are baptized.
  • Apr 6, 787

    AD

    Charlemegne conquers Bavaria.
  • Sep 20, 789

    AD

    The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle records the first appearance vikings in England.
  • Jan 31, 791

    AD

    The Avars invade Europe again, but are defeated by Charlemagne.
  • May 17, 860

    AD

    First seige of Constaninople by the Rus.
  • Nov 9, 862

    AD

    Rurik gains control of Novgorod.
  • Jun 12, 874

    AD

    Ingoflur Arnarson arrives as the first permanent Viking settler in Iceland and makes it his capital.
  • Sep 15, 882

    AD

    Oleg of Novgorod takes kiev and makes it his captial.
  • Aug 21, 884

    AD

    Charles becomes King of Western Francia, thus for the last time reuniting the Frankish Kingdom.
  • Aug 17, 885

    AD

    Vikings besiege Paris.
  • Oct 8, 939

    AD

    The Moorss loose Madrid to the Kingdom of leon.
  • Mar 18, 944

    AD

    King Edmund the first of Englad takes Northumbia from the vivkings.
  • Dec 20, 957

    AD

    Olga of Kiev converts to the EAstern Orthodox Church from Daganism beliefs.
  • Jul 14, 962

    AD

    A Byzantine army under Nikephors Phokas captures and plunders Aleppo.
  • Oct 2, 966

    AD

    Mieszko the first duke of Poland, is baptized a Christian.
  • Nov 5, 968

    AD

    Pecheneges begins the Siege of Kiev.
  • Aug 8, 1031

    AD

    The Moorish Calipahte of Caliphate collapes. Byzantine general George Maniaces captures Edessa.
  • Nov 20, 1037

    AD

    George Maniances begins a campaign agaisnt the Arabs on Sicily.
  • Aug 17, 1046

    AD

    The first contact occurs betwwen a campagin the Byzantine Empire and the Selijuks.
  • Jan 15, 1055

    AD

    The Seljuks Turks capture Baghdad.
  • Nov 22, 1119

    AD

    Kights of Templar Founded by Hugh de PAyns.
  • Apr 1, 1120

    AD

    The White Ship is wrecked in the English Channel, reauliting in the death of the son of King Henry the first of England.
  • Jul 16, 1144

    AD

    The Country of Edessa falls to Zengi of Mosul. Manual the first Comnenus brings Raymond, price of antioch, under Byazantine influeince.
  • Sep 16, 1145

    AD

    Pope Eugene the third issuse the bull Quantum praedececessores.
  • Feb 15, 1150

    AD

    The earliest text ual referance is made to Gypsies working as musucians in Constantinople.
  • May 21, 1155

    AD

    Fedrick the first Barbarossa is crowned Holy Roman Emperor.
  • Jan 30, 1163

    AD

    The Almohads finish driving the Normans out of North Africa.
  • Mar 24, 1177

    AD

    Pope Alexander the third sends a letter to Prester John, believing he is real.
  • Mar 7, 1214

    AD

    Battle of Bouvines: In France, Phillip the second defeats John of England.
  • Mar 29, 1220

    AD

    The Mongols first invade the Abbasid Caliphate; Bukhara and Samarkand and taken.
  • Apr 23, 1223

    AD

    The Inquisition is established.
  • May 14, 1249

    AD

    King Louis the nineth of France captures Damietta in Eqypt, the first major military engagement of the Seventh Crusade.
  • Sep 4, 1290

    AD

    King Edward the first of England orders all Jews (numbering around 16,000) to leave England.
  • Oct 6, 1297

    AD

    Battle of Stirling Bridge: The Scottish armies of Andrew Moray and William Wallace defeats the English.