The Medieval World and Beyond Period 1 Gupta R

  • 300

    Camels were first brought to the Sahara

  • 300

    Classic Mayan Civilization began

  • 476

    The Fall of Rome

    Rome collapsed because of
    Political Instability, Economic and Social Problems, and Weakening Frontiers.
  • 500

    The Byzantine Empire begins.

    The Byzantine Empire starts.
  • 500

    The Ghana Empire Begin

    The Ghana Empire begin
  • 552

    Buddhism was introduced to Japan

  • 593

    Prince Shutoku came to power

  • Jan 1, 604

    The Seventeen Article Constitution began

  • Jan 1, 610

    Muhammad became a prophet of Islam

    Muhammad was called to be a prohet, or messenger of god.
  • Jan 1, 618

    The Tang Dynasty Began

  • Jan 1, 618

    Buddhism religion expanded in the Tang Dynasty

  • Jan 1, 651

    The first official edition of the Qur’an was written

    Caliph Uthman created the first official edition of the Qur'an.
  • Jan 1, 700

    Traders brought Islam to West Africa

  • Jan 1, 710

    Nara became the capital of Japan

  • Jan 1, 750

    Bookmaking begins to spread the Qur’an

    They begin printing the Qur'an and volumes of poetry and prose.
  • Jan 1, 768

    Charlemagne's Christian Empire begins

    Charlemagne was crowned Holy Roman Emperor by Pope Leo III.
  • Jan 1, 794

    Heian-Kyo became the capital of Japan

  • Jan 1, 794

    The Heian Period began

  • Jan 1, 850

    Tantg Dynasty recorded a formula for gunpowder

  • Jan 1, 900

    The Japanese invented kana

  • Jan 1, 907

    The Tang Dynasty ended

  • Jan 1, 1000

    Feudalism begins

    Europeans had developed the system of feudalism with providing people with protection and safety .
  • Jan 1, 1000

    The Tale of Genji, first novel was written

  • Jan 1, 1050

    Movable type was invented in China

  • Jan 1, 1054

    The Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox churches split

    A schism splits the Roman Catholic Church and The Eastern Orthodox Church.
  • Jan 1, 1065

    Song Dynasty began civil service exams

  • Jan 1, 1085

    The Reconquista began with Toledo

    Christians scored a key victory and captured Toledo, Spain.
  • Jan 1, 1096

    The First Crusade Begins

    The First Crusade begin to get to the Holy Land, Jerusalem.
  • Jan 1, 1146

    The Second Crusade begins

    The Second Crusade begin for the Holy Land, Jerusalem.
  • Jan 1, 1185

    The heian Period ended

  • Jan 1, 1189

    The Third Crusade begin

    The Third Crusade begin to fight for the Holy Land.
  • Jan 1, 1192

    The era of the samurai began

  • Jan 1, 1192

    The First shogun came to power

  • Jan 1, 1200

    The Incas first settled in Cuzco

  • Jan 1, 1203

    The Ghana Empire Ended

    Mali conquered Ghana.
  • Jun 1, 1215

    Signing of the Magna Carta

    King John signs the Magna Carta.
  • Jan 1, 1240

    The Mali Empire began

  • Jan 1, 1250

    Aztecs arrived in the Valley of Mexico

  • Jan 1, 1258

    The Mongols Destroyed Baghdad

    They destroyed Baghdad and killed the caliph ending the Abbasid Dynasty.
  • Jan 1, 1279

    The Mongols Dynasty began

  • Jan 1, 1300

    The Mongol Empire was weakened

    The Muslims stopped the Mongols from advancing.
  • Jan 1, 1300

    The Renaissance began in Italy

  • Jan 1, 1312

    Mansa Musa was the first Islamic leader

  • Jan 1, 1325

    The Aztec started building Tenochtitlan

  • Jan 1, 1337

    Hundred Year's War begins

    the Hundred Years' War begins between England and France.
  • Jan 1, 1347

    The Bubonic Plague

    The bubonic plague starts to affect Europe.
  • Jan 1, 1350

    Timbuktu became a center of learning

  • Jan 1, 1368

    The Ming Dynasty began

  • Jan 1, 1368

    The Mongols Dynasty ended

  • Jan 1, 1397

    The Medici family began to rule Florence

  • Jan 1, 1400

    The Inquisition took place

    A judicial body established by the Catholic church to combat heresy and other forms of Religious error was created.
  • Jan 1, 1405

    Zheng He made his first voyage

  • Jan 1, 1438

    The Incas began to create roads

  • Jan 1, 1450

    Johannes Gutenberg invented the printing press

  • Jan 1, 1453

    The Byzantine Empire Ends.

    The byzantine Empire was conquered bye the Ottonman Turks.
  • Jan 1, 1453

    The Hundred Years' War Ends

    The French beat the English in the big series of wars.
  • Jan 1, 1460

    The SongHai Empire Begin

  • Jan 1, 1488

    Bartolomeu Dias began to sail around the tip of Africa

  • Jan 1, 1492

    The Spanish conquer Granada

    Isabella and Ferdinand sent armies and conguered Granada.
  • Jan 1, 1492

    Isabella sent Christopher Columbus to find a sea route to Asia

  • Jan 1, 1497

    Vasco da Gama began to sail to India

  • Jan 1, 1497

    John Cabot landed in Canada

  • Jan 1, 1500

    Post-Classic Mayan Civilization ended

  • Jan 1, 1500

    Humanism began in Italy

  • Jan 1, 1500

    Pedro Cabral begain to sail to Brazil

  • Jan 1, 1500

    The microscope was invented

  • Jan 1, 1504

    Michelangelo completed his statue of David

  • Jan 1, 1517

    Martin Luther posted his Ninety-Five Theses

  • Jan 1, 1519

    The Aztec Empire ended

  • Jan 1, 1519

    Ferdinand Magellan began to sail around the world

  • Jan 1, 1519

    Hernan Cortes destroyed the Aztecs

  • Jan 1, 1524

    Giovanni da Verrazano landed in North America

  • Jan 1, 1525

    William Tyndale translated the Bible into English

  • Jan 1, 1532

    Inca Empire ended

  • Jan 1, 1532

    Francisco Pizarro destroyed the Incas

  • Jan 1, 1534

    King Henry VIII created Anglicanism

  • Jan 1, 1541

    John Calvin created Calvinism

  • Jan 1, 1543

    Copernicus stated that the earth revolves around the sun

  • Jan 1, 1543

    Copernicus stated his theory of the heliocentric universe

  • Jan 1, 1545

    The Council of Trent was formed

  • The SongHai Empire ended

  • Henry Hudson began to try to find the Northwest Passage

  • Galileo decided to build a telescope

  • The Mali empire ended

  • The Thirty Years’ War began

  • The Ming Dynasty ended

  • Peace of Westphalia was signed

  • The Thirty Years’ War ended

  • Newton published a book about gravity

  • The era of the samurai ended