Middle Ages Timeline

Middle Ages

Roman Empire

753 BC - 476 AD

Byzantine Empire

330 AD - 1453 AD

Franks

500 AD - 841 AD

Clovis I ruled the Franks from 481 to 511 AD. The Franks were ruled by a family called the Merovingians. Under the leadership of Clovis I, the Franks became the most powerful group in Western Europe. Clovis converted to Christianity in 496 by his wife.

Islamic Empire

511 AD - 1031 AD

The Islamic Empire ruled from 511 AD to 1031 AD.

Vikings

793 AD - 1066 AD

Middle Ages

1066 AD - 1485 AD

Crusades

1096 AD - 1272 AD