Timeline Project- (Unit 2-600 CE - 1450 CE) Mueggenborg

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  • Period: 224 to Apr 8, 651

    Sasanid Empire

    One of the two main powers in the West along with the roman empire. Pre-islamic.
  • Period: 250 to

    Maya Civilization

    Written language. cultural diffusion. mesoamerica.
  • Period: 330 to Apr 8, 1453

    Byzantine Empire

    East roman empire. Greek- speaking. Capital constantinple.
  • Period: 330 to Apr 8, 1453


    capital of roman empire, ottoman empire, and byzantine empire. Largest and wealthiest city in Europe.
  • Apr 8, 610

    Foundation of Islam

    monotheistic religion. Qur’an, muhammad. revalations.
  • Apr 8, 632

    Split between Sunni and Shi'ite

    Split after death of Muhammad. Disagree over rightful successor. Sunnis believe that Abu Bakr was Muhammad's rightful successor. Shiites believe that Muhammad divinely ordained his cousin and son-in-law Ali
  • Period: Apr 8, 661 to Apr 8, 750

    Umayyad Chaliphate

    Second of the four major arad chaliphate. established after muhammads death.
  • Period: Apr 8, 711 to

    Muslims Conquer Spain

    islamic ummayad caliphate conquer hispana.
  • Period: Apr 8, 750 to Apr 8, 1513

    Abbasid Caliphate

    islamic caliphate capital baghdad. overthrew ummayad caliphate. transffered power (later) to the ottomans and capital relocated to constantinople.
  • Period: Apr 8, 1037 to Apr 8, 1194

    Seljuk Turks

    dynasty that ruled parts of Central Asia and the Middle East from the 11th to 14th centuries. They established an empire, the Great Seljuq Empire, which at its height stretched from Anatolia through Persia and which was the target of the First Crusade.
  • Period: Apr 11, 1095 to Apr 11, 1291


  • Period: Apr 25, 1095 to Apr 25, 1291


    were a series of religiously sanctioned military campaigns, waged by much of Roman Catholic Europe, particularly the Holy Roman Empire. The specific crusades to restore Christian control of the Holy Land were fought over a period of nearly 200 years, between 1095 and 1291.
  • Period: Apr 8, 1174 to Apr 8, 1193


    Muslim. first Ayyubid Sultan of Egypt and Syria. He led Muslim and Arab opposition to the Franks and other European Crusaders in the Levant. At the height of his power, sultanate included Egypt, Syria, Mesopotamia, Hejaz, and Yemen.
  • Period: Apr 8, 1200 to Apr 8, 1517


    creation of special warrior class became powerful military caste in musilm society. particulary in egypt. fought back the mongols and fought the crusades.
  • Period: Apr 11, 1200 to Apr 11, 1532

    Inca Civilization

    The empire was split by a civil war to decide who would be Inca Hanan and who would be Inca Hurin. Under the leadership of the descendants of Manco Capac, the Inca state grew to absorb other Andean. america.
  • Period: Apr 8, 1206 to Apr 8, 1227

    Genghis Khan

    founfer ruler and emperor of the mongol empire. He came to power by uniting many of the nomadic tribes of northeast Asia. started mongol invasion.
  • Period: Apr 8, 1206 to Apr 8, 1527

    Delhi Sultanate

    five Islamic kingdoms or sultanates of Turkic origin in medieval India, ruled from Delhi between 1206 and 1526. replaced by the Mughal dynasty.

    Mamluk dynasty
    Khilji dynasty

    Tughlaq dynasty

    Sayyid dynasty
    Lodi dynasty
  • Apr 11, 1215

    Magna Carta

    Magna Carta was the first document forced onto an English King by a group of his subjects, the feudal barons, in an attempt to limit his powers by law and protect their privileges
  • Period: Apr 8, 1230 to

    Mali Kingdom

    west african empire. ruler mansa musa. profound cultural influences on west africa. spread language,laws and customs along the niger river.
  • Period: Apr 8, 1236 to Apr 8, 1324

    Mongol Invasion

    The Mongol Empire emerged in the course of the 13th century by a series of conquests and invasions throughout Central and Western Asia, reaching Eastern Europe by the 1240s. gains persisted into the 15th century in Persia and in Russia.
  • Period: Apr 11, 1300 to


    cultural movement. began in italy and spread to rest of europe. began in late rmiddle ages. refered to as an era. resurgence of classical thought. educational reform. after fall of constantinople.
  • Period: Apr 11, 1300 to Apr 11, 1521

    Aztec Civilization

    certain ethnic groups of central mexico. late post classical period in mesoamerica. tenochtitlan. aztec triple alliance of acolhaus, and tepances which formed aztec empire. valley of mexico. culture rich adn complex mythological and religious traditions. soanish colonization of the americas were the fall of te aztec empire.
  • Period: Apr 8, 1312 to Apr 8, 1337

    Mansa Musa

    emperor of the Malian Empire. At the time the Malian Empire consisted of territory formerly belonging to the Ghana Empire
  • Period: Apr 11, 1337 to Apr 11, 1453

    Hundred Years War

    war over french throne. fought by House of Valois and the House of Plantagenet
  • Period: Apr 8, 1340 to

    Songhai Kingdom

    state located in western african, one of the largest islamic empires in history. name of the people in capitla city. base of power niger river. independece from mali empire.
  • Period: Apr 8, 1368 to

    Ming Empire

    ruled china. following collapse of mongol-led yuan dynasy. socially stable, and orderly government. last dynastys ruled by han. vast navy and army. zheng he. economy stimulated by trade. decline= famine ice age challenge government, manchu rise.
  • Period: Apr 8, 1370 to Apr 8, 1405


    conqueror of Western, South and Central Asia. the founder of the Mughal Dynasty
  • Period: Apr 8, 1405 to Apr 8, 1433

    Zheng He

    ming government sponsered a series of naval expeditions. establish a Chinese presence, impose imperial control over trade to impress foreign peoples in the Indian Ocean basin and extend the empire's tributary system. add tribituary states.
  • Apr 11, 1436

    Gutenberg Press

    apply pressure to ink surface and tadaa, print. this ann spread of printing press reguarded as most influential events of the second millennium, revolutionizted the way people concived ad described the world they lived in. originated in the holy roman empire,
  • Period: Apr 8, 1462 to Apr 8, 1505

    Ivan III

    Grand Prince of Moscow. tripled the territory of his state laid the foundations of the Russian state. one of the longest-reigning Russian rulers in history.
  • Establishment of Holy Roman Empire

    charlemange was the forerunner. made religion important.
  • Period: to

    Sui Empire

    Imperial Chinese dynasty which unified China in the 6th century. Preceded by the Southern and Northern Dynasties,
  • Period: to

    Tang Empire

    imperial chinese dynasty. preceded sui dynasty.
  • Period: to Apr 8, 1279

    Song Empire

    it succeeded the Five Dynasties followed by the Yuan Dynasty. It was the first government in world history to issue banknotes or paper money, and the first Chinese government to establish a permanent standing navy. This dynasty also saw the first known use of gunpowder
  • Period: to Apr 8, 1235

    Ghana Kingdom

    The Empire grew rich from the trans-Saharan trade in gold and salt. Complex societies had existed in the region since about 1500 BCE, and around Ghana's core region since about 300 CE.
  • Period: to Apr 8, 1349

    Kievan Russia

    medievial state of russia.disintegrated by the mongol conquests.
  • Period: to


    was King of the Franks from 768 and Emperor of the Romans. he expanded the frankish kingdom into an empire.