Historical Events and your Medieval Times Novels


Greek Civilization

800 B.C. - 600 A.D.

The Greek Civilization stated somewhere around 800 - 600 B.C. It ended at 600 A.D. This civilization came before the Middle Ages. The Greek Civilization had a big impact on the Roman Empire.
"Ancient Greece." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 03 Jan. 2013. Web. 18 Feb. 2013. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ancient_Greece.

Roman Empire

27 B.C. - 393 A.D.

The Roman Empire was established in 27 B.C. The Roman Empire ended in 393 A.D. The Roman Empire came befor e the Medieval times.
"Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History." The Roman Empire (27 B.C.–393 A.D.). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2012. Web. 14 Feb. 2013. http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/roem/hd_roem.htm.

Medieval Ages

400 - 1500

The Medieval ages began around 400. It ended in the year 1500. Compare all these events to the Middle Ages!


1400 - 1700

The Renaissance began around 1400. It started during the Medieval Era. Renaissance ended around 1700. It ended after the Medieval times.
"Renaissance." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 20 Feb. 2013. Web. 23 Feb. 2013. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Renaissance.

French Revolution

1789 - 1799

The French Revolution Started in 1789. It ended in 1799. The Revolution started and ended after the Middle ages.
"French Revolution (1787-99)." Encyclopedia Britannica Online. Encyclopedia Britannica, 2013. Web. 22 Feb. 2013. http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/219315/French-Revolution.

Suez Canal Opened


The Suez canal was opened in 1869. The opening occurred after the Middle ages.
"Suez Canal." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 18 Feb. 2013. Web. 18 Feb. 2013. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suez_Canal.

World War I

1914 - 1918

World War I began during 1914. It started after the ending of the Medieval Era. Over 9 million soldiers were killed during this war! The war ended in 1918.
“World War I.” 2013. The History Channel website. Feb 12 2013, 9:49 http://www.history.com/topics/world-war-i.

World War II

1939 - 1945

World War II began in 1939. World War II came shortly after World War I, so it too came after the Middle Ages.
“World War II." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 15 Feb. 2013. Web. 18 Feb. 2013. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II.

United Nations Established


The United Nations was established in 1942. The establishment of the United Nations occurred after the Medieval times.
"History, UN, United Nations, Charter, Chronology.” UN News Center. UN, 2013. Web. 18 Feb. 2013. http://www.un.org/en/aboutun/history/1941-1950.shtml.

Vietnam War

1954 - 1975

The Vietnam War began during 1954. The war ended in 1975. The Medieval ages came before the Vietnam war.
“Vietnam War.” 2013. The History Channel website. Feb 18 2013, 1:45 http://www.history.com/topics/vietnam-war

Space Age

1957 - 2013

The Space age began at 1957. It began after the Medieval Era. Zooming though space NASA is exploring space still today!
"50th Anniversary of the Space Age." 50th Anniversary of the Space Age. NASA, 24 Oct. 2007. Web. 08 Feb. 2013. http://www.nasa.gov/externalflash/SpaceAge/.