The Middle Ages

Main

Feudalism in Western Europe

300 - 1400

• The Hagia Sophia is built as a Christian church

415

• The Fall of the Western Roman Empire

476 AD

Justinian is the Byzantine Emperor

527

Sunni – Shi’a Split

632

Muslim Moors Expelled From Spain

732

Battle Of Tours

732

Charlemagne becomes Holy Roman Emperor

800

The Great Schism

1054 AD

William the Conquerer wins the Battle of Hastings

1066

Pope Urban II calls for the First Crusade

1095

Mansa Musa built Timbuktu in Mali

1100

King Henry II establishes Common Law

1170

Crusaders sack Constantinople

1204

King John signs the Magna Carta

1215

The Hundred Years War

1337 - 1453

The Renaissance Begins

1350 - 1700

Byzantine Empire falls to the Ottoman Turks

1453

The Fall of Zimbabwe

1500

Islam begins (Year 1 on Muslim Calendar)

1610