It was an empire that was really really good and they had cool things like water and was one of the best empires at the time they were also a very advanced civilization. It is important because the romans influenced many of the things we use today.
The Christian Church takes shape
The christian religion started to spread and the romans were killing them but then they had stopped because the emperor constantine made a decree that made them allowed to practice there religion. It has influenced the way people practice religon today.
Not!? the fall of rome
The western part of rome was taken of by germanic tribes and they then moved east and had continued there way of roman life but under a new name the byzantine empire. The importance of the roman or byzantine empire was that they made new technological advances such as mozaics and aquaducts
revolt in constanstinople
The emperor and his wife was at the chariot races when a fight broke out between the greens and blues and it ended up in a riot. They rebuilt the city and he made justinians code and it is the basis form many legal quotes in the western world.
The Hagia Sophia
532 CE - 537 C.E
The Hagia Sophia was built during 532 CE and 537 CE and was the worlds largest church in the world at the time,the entire city was based off of religon. The importance of this was that people could practice their religon freely.
730 CE - 843 CE
emperor leo lll had banned icons in religon because he had thought that you should only serve 1 god and should not be distracted by any other saints or angles. It had led to the destruction of many religious art.
The magna carta
angry barons made a meeting with king john and telling him to stamp a document the magna carta and there was an agreement between the barons and the king for better laws. The magna carta has influenced many legal documents today and has became the foundation of england's rights and liberties.
The hundred years war
1337 - 1453 CE
The hundred years war had weakened feudalism because there was a dispute of land between king Edward III and philip VI that had started the war between france and england. It was important to the downfall of feudalism in europe and had also made advances in military technology.
The bubonic plauge
The bubonic plauge killed 1/3 of the entire europe population and it had also weakened the feudalism system th there being a change in power from the emperor to the peasants. It was important because it started the fall of feudalism
joan of arc
joan led a french army and was captured by england and accused her of being a witch and burned her. She was a french hero who had changed the way french men and women look at their nation.