Key Events in Medieval Europe

Events

Battle of Hastings

1066

Tower of London is Built

1073

The First Crusade. Jerusalem is retaken from the Muslims

1099

The Second Crusade

1147

The Third Crusade. Jerusalem is again retaken after Saladin regains control of Jerusalem

1190

Magna Carta signed

1215

the Great Famine

1315 - 1317

The Black Death

1347

the Gutenburg Press is invented

1455