Tang Dynasty vs. Islam

  • 570

    Islam

    Birth of Mohammad, founder of Islam.
  • Period: 570 to Dec 31, 907

    Tang Dynasty vs. Islam

  • Jan 1, 615

    Islam

    The Sassanid Empire under Shah Khosrau II sacks Jerusalem, taking away the relic of the True cross.
  • Jan 1, 622

    Islam

    Year one of the Islamic calendar begins, during which the Hijra occurs—Muhammad and his followers emigrate from Mecca to Medina in September
  • Jan 1, 624

    Tang Dynasty

    The Yiwen Leiju encyclopedia is completed by Ouyang Xun.
  • Jan 1, 629

    Islam

    The Byzantine-Arab Wars begin. Much of the Roman Empire is conquered by Muslim Arabs led by Khalid ibn al-Walid
  • Jan 1, 632

    Islam

    The Muslim conquests begin
  • Jan 1, 635

    Tang Dynasty

    First Christian missionaries arrive in China
  • Jan 1, 744

    Tang Dynasty

    Poets Du Fu and Li Bai meet for the first time.
  • Jan 1, 879

    Tang Dynasty

    Huang Chao burns and loots the international seaport at Guangzhou, killing thousands of native Chinese and foreign merchants from all over the Asian continent.
  • Jan 1, 907

    Tang Dynasty

    Zhu Wen overthrows the Tang Dynasty