History Overview CAT

DO NOT COPY THIS TIMELINE 8.9, BERWICK COLLEGE, MR. MITCHELLS CLASS. PROPERTY OF SARAH, AMY, RIDHAM AND J-LEE, 8.5

Events

'Barbarians' invade Western Roman Empire (contributed to fall of Rome)

410 - 411 CE

The 'Dark Ages'

450 - 1066 CE

The Fall of Rome

490 - 491

Early Middle Ages

600 - 1066

Vikings first invade England

739 - 803

Battle of Hastings (Normans conquer England)

1066 - 1272

High Middle Ages

1066 - 1272

The first crusade captures Jerusalem from the Muslims

1099 - 1100

The Last crusade fails

1099 - 1100

Vikings convert to Christianity

1104 - 1105

Mongol Enpire reaches its peak

1206 - 1270

The Magna Carter is drawn up

1215

The Mongols invade Agfanistan, Persia, Russia, parts of eastern Rome and China

1219 - 1220

Late Middle Ages

1272 - 1485

The 'Hundred Years War' begins between England and France

1337 - 1453

The Black Plague attacks Europe

1347 - 1350

Johannes Gutenberg invents printing press

1440

Christopher Columbus sails from Spain and reaches the Americas

1492 - 1493