Islamic World Timeline

by Cameron Morris

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Muhammad born 570 CE in the Arabian city of Mecca

570

In 610, Prophet Muhammad received God first revelations of Quran through Gabriel

610

In 620, Prophet Muhammad was taken from Mecca to Jerusalem and then to heaven

620

The First Year of the Muslim Calendar in 622

622

Muhammad's Pilgrimage to Mecca in 629

629

Returning to Medina from his Pilgrimage, Muhammad fell ill and died in 632

632

Christian rule ended when the Muslims conquered Jerusalem in 638 CE.

638

Development of Islamic Trade, Art, Law, Culture, Agriculture and Industry

750 - 1258

Roman Catholic Europe Launches the First Crusades from 1095-1453

1095 - 1453

From 1201-1924 the Ottoman Empire Rules the Middle East

1201 - 1924

In 1928 the Muslim Brotherhood is Founded

1928

The Arab World most influential Islamic Movement

Arab-Isreali War of 1967

1967

On the morning of June 5, 1967, Israel launched a preemptive strike against Egyptian forces in response to Egypt's closing of the Straits of Tiran. By June 11, the conflict had come to include Jordan and Syria.

Second Arab-Isreali War of 1973

1973

The October 1973 Arab-Israeli War, known as the Yom Kippur War in Israel and the Ramadan War in Arab countries, was a watershed event in Arab-Israeli relations.