The Roman Empire was one of the greatest empire, that lasted 500 years with a population of 50 million people. Its important because it inspired many things we have today.
It is now one of the biggest religion is the world.
It fell because years of high taxes and large army cost to much. It was always attacked and the leaders were corrupted.
The Byzantine Empire was the result of the west side of the roman Empire falling. The Byzantine Empire world be one of richest Empire for over 700 hundred years.
It was the start of political developments in England. It help the way courts run today.
It help bring feudalism to a end. It also shifted power in Europe to common people. It also change the way wars were fought.
It was the worst plague that hit Europe in the 13th century. It killed about 24 million Europeans.
It was after the bubonic plague and the 116 year long war the common people saw that they were alive for a reason. They would fight for more rights and world help the human right treaty be made.