Timeline Skillbuilder

Events

Battle of Hastings

1066

Tower of London is built

1073

The First Crusade

1096 - 1099

The Second Crusade

1147

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

1190

Magna Carta signed. The Magna Carta; an an attempt to restore English freedoms to its people, is signed.

1215

The Great Famine

1315 - 1317

The Black Death. This mortal disease is said to have killed 20-40% of the population of Europe in the first year.

1348

The Gutenburg Press is invented

1455