Byzantine Timeline

A complete history of the Byzantine Empire, from the founding of Byzantium to the fall of Trebizond.

Main

Byzantium Founded

900 bc

Byzantine Empire

295 - 1453

Capital of Rome moved to Constantinople

324

Emperor Constantine of the Romean Empire moved the capital to Byzantium and renamed the city Constantinople.

Crusades

1095 - 1291

First Crusade

1096 - 1099

Second Crusade

1147 - 1149

Third Crusade

1189

Empire of Trebizond

April 1204 - 1461

Fall of the Ottoman Empire

1920

This treaty punished the Ottoman Empire, one of the Central Powers in the First World War.
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Rulers

Constantine I

306

Constantius II

337 - 361

Julian

361 - 363

Jovian

363 - 364

Valens

364 - 378

Theodosius I

378 - 395

Arcadius

405 - 408

Theodosius II

408 - 450

Constans II

641 - 668

Heraklonas

641

Constantine III

641

Justanian II Rhinotemus; 1st Reign

685 - 695

Justanian II Rhinotemus; 2nd Reign

705 - 711

Leo V the Armenian

813 - 820

Territorial

Map of Byzantium

562

Wars

Byzantine-Sassinad Wars

476 - 627

Battle of Melanthias

559

Battle of Muta

629

Siege of Dristen

973

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Battle of Crotona

July 13, 983

No picture available.

Battle of Zeugminum

1168

Battle of Constantinople

July 25, 1261

No picture available.