Life of Muhammad

570 C.E. - 632 C.E.

Muhammad's first revelation

610 C.E.

Hijra: Muhammad's flight from Mecca to Yathrib (Medina); Muslim year 1

622 C.E.

Muhammad's gain of control over Mecca

630 C.E.

Death of Husayn ibn Ali, grandson of Muhammad

680 C.E.

Battle of Tours: Muslim incursion into France is halted

732 C.E.

Execution of the mystic al-Hallaj

922 C.E.

Life of the Sufi scholar al-Ghazali

1058 C.E. - 1111 C.E.

Conquest of Jerusalem by Crusaders


Life of the Sufi poet Jalal-ud-Din Rumi

1207 C.E. - 1273 C.E.

Muslim Expulsion of the Crusaders from Israel

1291 C.E.

Expulsion of Muslims from Spain

1492 C.E.

Life of Shah Jahan, builder of Taj Mahal

1592 C.E. - 1666 C.E.

Independence of Pakistan as a Musim nation

1947 C.E.

War between Arabs and Israelis

1966 C.E.