The medievil peiriod key events

  • Period: 450 to Jan 1, 1498

    medievil ptime span

  • 466

    clovis is the first frank king

    Clovis was the first frank king and ruled from 466 to 511.
  • 570

    Mohammad the prophat is born

    Mohammad the prophat was born he would grow up to be a powerful political and military leader.
  • Jan 1, 732

    The battle of tours

    the Frankish army confronted the Muslim army to stop their spread in western Europe it was a decisive frankish victory.
  • May 14, 1066

    The battle of Hastings

    The battle of Hastings took place on 14 October 1066 during the Norman conquest of England
  • May 14, 1096

    The first crusade

    The First Crusade 1096 to 1099 was an expedition by Roman Catholic Europe to regain the Holy Lands that were taken in the Muslim conquests 632 661.
  • May 14, 1198

    Richard lion heart was coronated

    The coronation of Richard Lionheart’s coronation took place in Westminster Abbey on the 23rd of September 1189.
  • May 14, 1214

    Marco polo travelled to asia

    Marco polo travelled from Venice Italy in the Mediterranean Sea to Beijing china in 1214.
  • May 14, 1215

    The magna carta was written

    The manga cart set down rights which became part of English law and which are now the foundation of the constitution and all countries which speak English. It did not did not make any new rights but it did protect existing rights in writing. Some sources say that the magna carta was signed on the 10th of June 1215 but some other sources say that King John signed it on the on 15th June 1215
  • May 14, 1337

    The hundred years war

    The Hundred Years War was a series of battles from 1337 to 1453 fought between the England and France for control of the French throne many allies of both sides were also in the conflict.
  • May 14, 1348

    The black death

    The black death peaking in Europe between 1348 and 1350, and killing between 20 million and 200 million people.
  • May 14, 1400

    The Roman Empire falls

    The Roman Empire fell in the 1400s because the Roman Empire moved its capital to Turkey and was conquered when they moved.
  • May 14, 1431

    joan of arc is executed

    Joan of arc was executed on May 30 1431 and she was executed because the English leaders thought they would win the hundred years war
  • May 14, 1450

    The invention of the printing press

    The printing press was invented by J. Gutenberg between the late 1430s and 1450s.
  • May 14, 1455

    The war of the roses

    The Wars of the Roses were a series of civil wars fought in England from 1455 to 1487 between the House of Lancaster and the House of York.
  • Jan 1, 1495

    The last supper was painted

    The last supper was painted in 1495–1498 by Leonardo Devinci and the last supper was painted because the Duke of Milan Ludovico Sforza asked him to.
  • King charlemagn is crowned

    king Charlemagne was crowned king of the franks on Christmas day 800 AD although he was king of the franks since the 768 AD.
  • The vikings invade northern europe

    The Vikings invaded the northern europe and mainland Europe after 800AD. The last major attack before they were defeated by the English