The Middle Ages in Europe

Timeline created by alemartues de lorande
  • 476

    End of Western Roman Empire

    End of Western Roman Empire
  • 481

    Clovis became king of Franks

    Clovis became king of Franks
  • 570

    Birth of Muhammad, prophet of Islam

    Birth of Muhammad, prophet of Islam
  • 600

    Invention of Windmills

    Invention of Windmills
  • 732

    Battle of Tours

    Battle of Tours
  • 800

    Crowning of Charlemagne, king of the Franks

    Crowning of Charlemagne, king of the Franks
  • 919

    First Use of Gun Powder

    First Use of Gun Powder
  • 1020

    Avicenna's "The Canon of Medicine"

    Avicenna's "The Canon of Medicine"
  • 1054

    Great Schism

    Great Schism
  • 1066

    Battle of Hastings

    Battle of Hastings
  • 1096

    Start of the First Crusade

    Start of the First Crusade
  • 1206

    The Mongol Empire is founded by Genghis Khan

    The Mongol Empire is founded by Genghis Khan
  • 1215

    King John of England signed Magna Carta

    King John of England signed Magna Carta
  • 1271

    Marco Polo's journey in Asia

    Marco Polo's journey in Asia
  • 1320

    Dante Alighieri completed The Divine Comedy

    Dante Alighieri completed The Divine Comedy
  • 1347

    Black Death in Europe

    Black Death in Europe
  • 1431

    Joan of Arc was burned alive at 19 years

    Joan of Arc was burned alive at 19 years
  • 1444

    German inventor Johannes Gutenberg invented printing press

    German inventor Johannes Gutenberg invented printing press
  • 1453

    End of Eastern Roman Empire

    End of Eastern Roman Empire
  • 1470

    Invention of Parachutes

    Invention of Parachutes
  • 1482

    Leonardo Da Vinci painted "The Last Supper"

    Leonardo Da Vinci painted "The Last Supper"
  • 1492

    Discovery of America

    Discovery of America
  • Period:
    835
    to
    1042

    Vikings' invasion of Northern Europe

  • Period:
    871
    to
    899

    Alfred the Great, king of Wessex

  • Period:
    1189
    to
    1199

    Richard the Lionheart, king of England

  • Period:
    1337
    to
    1453

    Hundred Years' War between England and France