The Isalmic Empire

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  • 570

    Muhammad born

    Muhammad born
    Muhammad was born in an oasis city int the Middle East called Mecca.
  • Nov 8, 622

    Flight of Muhammad

    Flight of Muhammad
    When Muhammad moved from Mecca to Medina is known as the Hijra, or the Flight and it marks year 1 of the Islamic calendar.
  • Nov 12, 622

    Islam Emerges

    Islam Emerges
    Isams emerged in Mecca in 622 CE, and it was founded by Muhammad.
  • Nov 8, 632

    Muhammad's Death

    Muhammad's Death
    After Muhammad's death, cause for Islam to have a difficulty to choose a next successor to be able to keep control of Isalm. Because Muhammad died unexpectcly and never was able to choose next successor.
  • Nov 12, 700

    The economic struggles of Arabs

    The economic struggles of Arabs
    Economic tensions increased between wealthy Arabs and the ones that had less.
  • Nov 12, 750

    Sunni's Empire

    Sunni's Empire
    A powerful Meccan clan build up the Umayyad cailphate, a dynasty of Sunni capliphs that ruled the Muslim empire.
  • Nov 12, 750

    Damascus captured

    Damascus captured
    Shiite and non-Arab Muslims, he captured Damascus, and than he had members of the defeated Umayyad family killed.
  • Nov 12, 1050

    Seljuk Turks

    Seljuk Turks
    In the 1050s, the Seljuk Turks invaded the Byzantine empire, and they migrated from central Asia into the Middle East.
  • Nov 12, 1054

    Christianity Divides

    Christianity Divides
    Christianity had divided into two branches over beliefs and authority in 1054
  • Period:
    Nov 12, 1055
    to
    Nov 12, 1095

    Seljuk Turks Threats

    A Seljuk sultan controlled Baghdad, and as Seljuk pushed into Asia Minor they threatened the Byzantine empire. In 1095, a conflict prevented Christians pilgrims from traveling to Jerusalem.
  • Period:
    Nov 12, 1216
    to
    Nov 12, 1258

    The Mongols conquer

    Genghis Khan led the Mongols out of Central Asia across southwest Asia. In 1258,Hulagu, the grandson of Genghis led and looted Baghdad, killikng the lst Abbasid caliph.