Muhammad, is the founder of the religion known as Islam and received prophecies at around the age of 40 from an angel.
589 - 618
The Sui Dynasty was, compared to other dynasties, relatively short-lived. The Sui Dynasty was the answer to over many years of political diffusion and lack of organization in China. The Sui Dynasty was succeeded by the Tang Dynasty.
618 - 907
The Tang Dynasty was a clear successor to the Sui Dynasty. The Tang Dynasty was briefly interrupted for a period of time in which the Empress Wu interrupted the dynasty and declared the second Zhou Dynasty. The Tang Dynasty is also famous for many of its inventions and contributions to China.
Arab Attack on Constantinople
650 CE - 651 CE
Arab's were defeated at Constantinople
661 - 750
The Umayyad clan was the first of four caliphates whom were to success Mohammed. This caliphate stemmed from Mecca.
Korea Wins Independence
Korea winds its independence from Tang conquerors.
762 - 1258
The Abbasid Dynasty was one of the largest and longest living of the four caliphates. The dynasty was responsible for much of Islam's cultural fluration meant as well as the spread of the religion it's self. Some might classify this age as Islam's Golden age.
768 - 814
King Charlemagne was a very powerful king in western Europe. He was the first king in Western Europe after the collapse of Rome. Charlemagne was also king of the Franks. He expanded the Frank's territory by tenfold.
Kingdom of Ghana
830 - 1135
Ghana was the first of three African kingdoms located upon the west Africa. Mali was Ghana's successor.
960 - 1127
The Song Dynasty succeeded the Tang Dynasty. The Song Dynasty was also unique because it features a split. The Song Dynasty was split between the north song Dynasty and the South song dynasty.
1st Christian Crusade
1096 - 1099
This Crusade occurred in Palestine.
Very famous gunpowder is invented
1203 - 1204
The fourth Crusade. Westerners sacked Constantinople. In addition pope innocent asked members to join the Crusaders to retake Jerusalem from the Abbasid clan.
The Fall of Constantinople
The fall of Constantinople marked the end of the Byzantine Empire. The capital was seized by Ottoman Turks.
The rein of Chinngis Khan
1206 - 1227
Temujin also known as Genghis Khan founded the Mongol state. He was the one to expand most of the Mongol Empire
1230 - 1600
The Mali empire was a simple result of Ghana's kingdom being able to win its independence. The Mali empire was considered to be an independent city State. Unfortunately, it's split up into several city states later in it's rein do to ongoing wars with outside nations.
End of Abbasid Caliphate
The death of the Abbasid caliphate, considered to be one of the biggest caliphates in the Islamic religion. Was simply caused by the Mongols seizing the capital of Baghdad
The rein of Kublai Khan
1260 - 1294
Kublai Khan, grandson of Genghis Khan, had a pivotal role in the next century of Chinese history. He succeeded Genghis Khan.
The Bubonic Plauge
1320 - 1340
The bubonic plague, also known as the Black death, was a wide spreading, fast acting, fast killing plauge that spread all across Europe in the dark ages, otherwise known as the 1300s
It was this event that established the Mayans in central Mexico.
Hundred's Year War
1338 - 1453
The hundred years war was a war fought between the kingdom of France and the Kingdom of England. The war is called the hundred year war for the war lasting over 100 years.
The Great Schism.
1378 - 1417
A schism in the Christian Church in which the church became the Catholic Church and the Eastern Orthodox Church.