Europe in the Middle Ages

Main

Capetain dynasty replaces the Carolingians

987

1st Church Crusade

1096

2nd Crusade

1148

Henry II

1152 - 1189

3rd Crusade

1191

John I

1199 - 1216

Interdiet-no sacraments can be celebrated in the country at all until the King repents

Literature

The Divine Comedy

1308 - 1321

Written by Dante

England

Cluny Monastery is founded

910

William the Conqueror

1066

Urban II

1088 - 1099

Elanor of Aquitaine

1152

Queen of France, barren, married to Henry II

Becket murdered

1171

Death of Henry II

1189

Richard I

1191 - 1199

4th hateran council

1215

Magna Carta

1216

France

Holy Roman Empire

Leo IX is pope

1049

Pope Gregory VII excommunicates Emperor Henry IV

1076

Letter from Henry IV to Gregory VIII

January 24, 1076

Alexius I Comnenus

1081 - 1118

St. Bernard of Clairveaux

1090 - 1153

Concordat of Worms

1122

Pope Bonidace VIII goes up agianst Philip IV (The Fair)

1302

Approx.