The Medival World and Beyond-Period6-PatilAdvait

  • 300

    Camels were first brought to the Sahara

  • 300

    Classic Mayan Civilization began

  • 476

    The Fall of Rome

    The Roman Empire Crumbled
  • 500

    Byzantine Empire Begins

    The Byzantine Empire begins. It contained Europe and Asia.
  • 500

    The Ghana Empire begins

    About 500 CE
  • 552

    Buddhism was introduced to Japan

  • 593

    Prince Shotoku came to power

  • Jan 1, 604

    The Seventeen Article Constitution began

  • Jan 1, 610

    Muhammad became a prophet of Islam

  • Jan 1, 618

    The Tang Dynasty Began

  • Jan 1, 618

    Buddhism Expands under the Tang Dynasty

  • Jan 1, 651

    The first official edition of the Qur’an was written

  • Jan 1, 700

    Traders brought Islam to West Africa

  • Jan 1, 710

    Nara became the capital of Japan

  • Jan 1, 750

    Bookmaking began to spread the Qur’an

  • Period: Jan 1, 768 to Jan 1, 814

    Charlemagnes Christian Empire

  • Jan 1, 794

    Heian-kyo became the capital of Japan

  • Jan 1, 794

    The Heian period began

  • Jan 1, 850

    The Tang Dynasty Records a Formula for Gunpowder

  • Jan 1, 900

    The Japanese invented kana

  • Jan 1, 907

    The Tang Dynasty Ends

  • Jan 1, 1000

    Feudalism Begins

    A new the of ruling system, feudalism, begins.
  • Jan 1, 1000

    The Tale of Genji, the first novel, was written

  • Jan 1, 1050

    Movable Type was Invented

  • Jan 1, 1054

    Eastern Orthodox and Roman Catholic Churches Aplit Apart

    A schism forms between the Eastern Orthodox and Roman Catholic Churches, and they become separate.
  • Jan 1, 1065

    The Song Dynasty Began Civil Service Exams

  • Jan 1, 1085

    The Reconquista began with Toledo

  • Jan 1, 1096

    The First Crusade began

  • Jan 1, 1146

    The Second Crusade began

  • Jan 1, 1185

    The Heian period ended

  • Jan 1, 1189

    The Third Crusade took place

  • 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

    Ghana Empire Ended

  • Jun 1, 1215

    The Magna Carta is Signed

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

    The Mali empire begins

  • Jan 1, 1250

    Aztecs arrived in the Valley of Mexico

  • Jan 1, 1258

    The Mongols destroyed Baghdad

  • Jan 1, 1279

    The Mongols Dynasty began

  • Jan 1, 1300

    The Mongol empire was weakened

  • Jan 1, 1300

    The Renaissance began in Italy

  • Jan 1, 1300

    Humanism began in Italy

  • Jan 1, 1312

    Mansa Musa was the first Islamic leader

  • Jan 1, 1325

    Aztecs started building Tenochtitlan

  • Jan 1, 1337

    Hundred Years War Begins

  • Jan 1, 1347

    Bubonic Plague Begins

    The Bubonic Plague that reduced Europe's population by one-third begins.
  • 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, 1400

    The Inquistion took place

  • 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 Byzatine Empire Ends

  • Jan 1, 1453

    Hundred Years War Ends

  • Jan 1, 1460

    The Songhai Empire Began

  • Jan 1, 1469

    The Medici family began to rule Florence

  • Jan 1, 1488

    Bartolomeu Dias began to sail around the tip of Africa

  • Jan 1, 1492

    The Spanish conquered Granada

  • Jan 1, 1492

    Isabella sent Christopher Columbus to find a sea route to Asia 1492

  • 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 began to sail to Brazil

  • Jan 1, 1500

    The microscope was invented

  • Jan 1, 1504

    Michelangelo completed his statue of David

  • Jan 1, 1514

    Copernicus Copernicus stated that the earth revolves around the sun

  • 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, 1520

    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

    The 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 his theory of the heliocentric universe

  • Jan 1, 1545

    The Council of Trent was formed

  • The Songhai Empire Ends

  • Henry Hudson began to try to find the Northwest Passage

  • Galileo decided to build a telescope

  • The Mali empire ends

  • The Thirty Years’ War began

  • The Ming Dynasty Ends

  • Peace of Westphalia was signed

  • The Thirty Years’ War ended

  • Newton published a book about gravity

  • The era of the samurai ended