Hist 287

Middle East

Muhammad's First Revelation

610

Muhammad goes public

613

Muhammad Goes to Yathrib (Medina)

622

Abu-Bakr reigns

632 - 634

Muhammad Takes Back Mecca, Dies.

632

Umar reigns

634 - 644

Uthman reigns

644 - 656

Ali reigns

656 - 661

Umayyad dynasty

661 - 750

Abbasid dynasty

749 - 1258

Seljuks

1037 - 1194

Ayyubid dynasty (Syria)

1174 - 1260

Beginning of Mongol Invasion

1219

Sack of Baghdad (Fall of Abbasids)

1258

Mamluk rule (Syria)

1260 - 1516

Last major invasion of Syria by Mongols

1303

Safavids (Persia)

1501 - 1736

Nasruddin Shah

1848 - 1886

Reza Shah (Persia)

1925 - 1941

Muslim Spain

Muslim conquest

711 - 732

Umayyad dynasty

756 - 1031

Taifa Kingdoms

1030 - 1090

Almoravids

1086 - 1147

Almorhads

1145 - 1228

Nasrids

1230 - 1492

Expulsion of Muslims from Spain

1492

Egypt

Fatimid dynasty

969 - 1171

Ayyubid dynasty

1171 - 1250

Mamluk rule

1250 - 1517

Mehmet Ali

1805 - 1848

1919 Revolution

1919

Four Reserved Points

1922

Anglo-Egyptian Treaty

1936

Military coup

1952

British leave Egypt

1956

Turkey

Ottoman Empire

1299 - 1922

Istanbul

1453

Suleyman "the Magnificent"

1520 - 1566

Selim III creates nizam-i-jedid

1797

Mahmud II

1808 - 1839

Tanzimat Era

1829 - 1876

Hatt-i Sharif of Gülhane

1839

Hatt-i Hümayan

1856

Bosnia/Herzegovnia annexed by Austria

1908

Balkan Wars

1912 - 1913

Armenian Genocide

1915

Arab Revolt against Ottomans

1916 - 1918

Armistice of Mudros

1918

Treaty of Sevres

1920

Ataturk

1923 - 1938

Abolished caliphate

1924

Deleted mention of Islam as state religion

1928

Enfranchisement for Women

1934

Crusades

Pope Urban's Speech

1095

Siege and Fall of Antioch

1097 - 1098

Siege of Nicaea

1097

Capture of Jerusalem, Crusaders

1099

Capture of Edessa by Monsul and Aleppo

1144

Recapture of Jerusalem by Saladin

1187

Capture of Acre

1291

Capture of Ruad Island

1302

World

WWI

1914 - 1918

Balfour Declaration

1917