Basic dates and facts on the history of the Middle Ages

Main dates on the history of the Middle Ages

395

The division of the Roman Empire into the Eastern and Western

476

The demise of the Roman Empire

486

Foundation of the Frankish Kingdom

610

Beginning of sermons by Mohammed

622

Relocation of Muhammad from Mecca to Medina

732

The Battle of Poitiers – the victory of Karl Martell over the Arabs

756

Founding of the Papal States in Italy

768-814

The reign of Charlemagne

800

The Coronation of Charlemagne

843

The Treaty of Verdun, the division of the empire of Charlemagne

962

The coronation of Otto I; the creation of the Holy Roman Empire

1054

Schism split the church into a Catholic and Orthodox

1066

The Norman Conquest of England

1096 1099

The...

First Crusade

1147

The first mention of Moscow

1204

The capture of the Crusaders by Constantinople

1215

“Magna Carta”

1223

The battle on the river. Kalka

1265

Convocation of the English Parliament

1302

Convening of the States-General in France

1309-1377

“Avignon captivity of the popes”

1337 1453

The Hundred Years’ War of England and France

1356

“The Golden Bull” by Charles IV

1358

Jacquerie in France

1380

The Battle of Kulikovo

1381

The uprising led by Wat Tyler in England

1389

The Battle of Kosovo

1410

Battle of Grunwald

1415

Execution of Jan Hus

1419-1434

Hussite Wars in the Czech Republic

Mid-40’s. XV century.

The invention of printing by Johann Gutenberg

1453

Conquest by the Turks of Constantinople

1455-1485

The Wars of the Roses and the White Rose in England

1480

Standing on the river. Ugra completion of Mongol rule

1492

Completion Reconquista


Basic dates and facts on the history of the Middle Ages