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Chapter Twelve- Byzantine Cultural Context Timeline

timeline of major cultual things from chapter twelve.
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constantine legalizes christianity
324
constantine moves roman capital to byzantium (constantinople)
380
theodosius declares christianity rome's official religion
395
roman empire divides into west (rome) and east (byzantium)
529
justinian declares orthodox christianity the empire's only legal religion
532
nika revolt in constantinople
justinian's life is threatened
1054
the great schism- roman and orthodox churches separate
1209
frankish crusaders sack constantinople
1453
ottoman turks conquer constantinople
end of byzantine empire
Justinian
527 - 565
emperor
Leo III
717 - 741
emperor
Basil I
867 - 886
emperor
Theodora
527 - 565
justinian's consort