Post classical timeline

Events

reign of justinian

527 - 565

Muhammad establishes Islam

622

rise of the umayyad

661 - 750

split of sunni and shia

680

rise and decline of the Abbasid dynasty

750 - 1258

First king of kievan Russia

855

great schism

1054

Saladin's recapture of Jerusalem

1187

Mongol conquest of Islamic heartlands

1258

Mamluk victory: end of Mongol drive west

1260