Timeline of Awesomness

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In History
  • 500

    Teotihuacan reaches population peak in central Mexico

  • 511

    Clovis unites Franks under Christian rule

  • 527

    Justinian becomes ruler of Byzantine Empire

  • Oct 15, 618

    Tang Dynasty begins 289-year rule in China

  • Oct 15, 630

    Muhammad returns to Mecca after making the Hijra to Medina

  • Oct 15, 732

    Charles Martel defeats the Muslims at Tours

  • Oct 15, 794

    Heian period begins in Japan

  • Oct 15, 800

    Al-Kwarizimi writes the first algebra textbook

  • Oct 15, 800

    Pope Leo III crowns the Frankish king Charlemagne emperor

  • Oct 15, 800

    Empire of Ghana thrives on trade

  • Oct 15, 800

    Anasazi culture develops in the Southwest

  • Oct 15, 843

    Treaty of Verdum divides Charlemagne's empire

  • Oct 15, 850

    Byzantine culture spreads to Russia

  • Oct 15, 900

    Outside invasions spur growth of feudalism

  • Oct 15, 900

    Classic period of Maya civilization ends

  • Oct 15, 935

    Koryu Dynasty controls Korea

  • Oct 15, 960

    Song Dynasty established in China

  • Oct 15, 962

    Otto the Great becomes emperor

  • Oct 15, 987

    Caperian dynasty begins in France

  • Oct 15, 1000

    Muslim scholars, who preserved Greek medical works, share them with Europeans

  • Oct 15, 1000

    Hausa city-states begin to emerge

  • Oct 15, 1066

    Norman invasion of England

  • Oct 15, 1095

    First Crusade begins

  • Oct 15, 1100

    Muslim literature flourishes

  • Oct 15, 1100

    Yoruba kingdom of life is established

  • Oct 15, 1100

    Mississippian culture thrives at Cahokia

  • Oct 15, 1190

    Holy Roman Empire weakens

  • Oct 15, 1192

    Kamakura Shogunate rules Japan

  • Oct 15, 1215

    King John approves Magna Carta

  • Oct 15, 1235

    Sundiata founds Mali Empire

  • Oct 15, 1240

    Mongols destroy Kiev

  • Oct 15, 1279

    Kublai Khan conquers China

  • Oct 15, 1324

    Mali king Mansa Musa goes on hajj to Mecca

  • Oct 15, 1325

    Aztecs build Tenochtitlan

  • Oct 15, 1347

    Bubonic plague strikes Europe

  • Oct 15, 1429

    Joan of Arc leads the French to victory over the English at Orleans

  • Oct 15, 1438

    Pachacuti becoms Incan emperor

  • Oct 15, 1453

    Constantinople falls to Ottoman Turks

  • Oct 15, 1453

    Hundred Years' War ends with French victory

  • Oct 15, 1464

    Sunni Ali begins Songhai Empire

  • Oct 15, 1502

    Montezuma II crowned Aztec emperor