Like this study set? Create a free account to save it.

Sign up for an account

Already have a Quizlet account? .

Create an account

c. 250-336 AD

Arius lives and teaches Arianism

325 AD

First Council of Nicaea (outlaws Arianism)

306-337 AD

Reign of Constantine the Great

395 AD

Roman Empire divided

400s-900s AD

Dark Ages

400s-1500s AD

Middle Ages

410 AD

Vandals sack Rome under Genseric

476 AD

Rome falls

529 AD

Justinian Code

570-632 AD

Life of Muhammad

622 AD

The Hegira

661 AD

Umayyad dynasty of calips established in Damascus

793-1000s AD

Viking Age

726 AD

Iconoclastic Controversy begins (Eastern Church)

732 AD

Charles Martel halts the expansion of Islam into Europe

c. 750 AD

Height of Muslim Empire

756 AD

Pepin confirms his Donation

756-1031 AD

Muslim Umayyad dynasty rules Spain

800 AD

Charlemagne crowned Holy Roman Emperor

843 AD

Treaty of Verdun

849-899 AD

Alfred the Great

911 AD

Treaty of St. Clair-sur-Epte (Charles III & Rollo)

919-936 AD

Henry the Fowler rules the German provinces

955 AD

Otto I defeats the Magyars at the Battle of Lechfeld

962-973 AD

Otto I reigns as Holy Roman Emperor

988 AD

Vladimir I makes Eastern Orthodox Christianity Russian

1000s-1200s AD

High Middle Ages

1016 AD

Leif Ericson winters in "Vinland"

1016-1042 AD

Canute (Dane) conquers England

c. 1020-1085

Hildebrand of Soana (Pope Gregory VII)

1054 AD

Church split

1066 AD

Battle of Hastings (William the Conqueror)

1076 AD

Investiture Controversy at Canossa

1095 AD

Urban II declares Crusades

1096-1099 AD

First Crusade

1170 AD

Thomas a Becket is murdered in Canterbury Cathedral

1189-1199 AD

Richard I, "The Lionheart," rules England

1204 AD

Crusaders capture and sack Constantinople

1206 AD

Genghis Khan declared supreme monarch of the Mongols

1208 AD

Francis of Assisi renounces his wealth

1215 AD

Magna Charta

c. 1225-1274 AD

Thomas Aquinas

1232 AD

Pope Gregory IX appoints first "inquisitors."

1254-1324 AD

Marco Polo

1256 AD

Kublai Khan becomes ruler of the Mongol Empire

1261 AD

Byzantines drive out the Crusaders

1305-1377 AD

Babylonian Captivity

c. 1320-1384 AD

John Wycliffe

1337-1453 AD

Hundred Years' War

1346 AD

Battle of Crecy

1347-1352 AD

Black Death kills a quarter of Europe's population

1368 AD

The Chinese recapture China from the Mongols (Ming dynasty)

1378-1417 AD

The Great Schism

1382 AD

English Bible completed (Wycliffe, et al)

1412-1431 AD

Joan of Arc

1414 AD

John Hus is burned at the stake

1415 AD

Battle of Agincourt

1453 AD

Constantinople falls to the Ottoman Turks

1455 AD

Johannes Gutenberg invents the printing press

1455-1485 AD

Wars of the Roses

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions and try again


Reload the page to try again!


Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

Voice Recording