December 31, 2023
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Justinian became empire
End of Byzantine Empire
Fire burns down Constantinople
Lombards invade Italy, eventually taking Northern Italy from the Byzantines.
Heraclius becomes emperor.
Muslims attack Constantinople.
A large Muslim force besiege Constantinople by land and sea. The attack is held off.
Emperor Leo III bans the use of Icons.
For the first time in 300 years, there is an emperor of the "East" and an emperor of the "West".
The use of Icons is restored.
Prince Igor of Kiev attacks Bithynia and later attacks Constantinople
Venetians granted extensive trading rights in the Byzantine Empire.
cross-in-square churches started to be created
Fourth Crusade captures Constantinople
The Frank Empire is started
Clovis I becomes empire
Clovis I dies
The Franks took control of Provence from the Ostrogoths
Charlemagne becomes empire of the franks.
The Vikings start to invade the Franks
The franks create plows
The Franks defeat the Muslims at Tour
Charlemagne's grandson divides the empire into three startes.
The Franks convert to christanity.
The Sui dynasty begins and unifies China
Wen undertakes the first of several construction projects on the Great Wall.
Architect Yuwen Kai designs a vast capital city in Chang'an
Emperor Wen takes control
Emperor Wen dies
The Sui dynasty ends
Emperor Wen centralizes the government
The Sui unify all of China
The Sui subdue the Turks in neighboring regions.
Emperor Yang ascends the throne.
Emperor Yang starts thinking about new projects.
The Zhaozhou Bridge is completed
Yang defeats the Tuguhun people.
Yang begins his first expedition against the Koreans.
Rebel forces capture food storage facilities near Luoyang
Emperor Yang is murdered.
Emperor Yang begins constructing the Grand Canal.
Alfred The Great becomes King of England
Otto The Great becomes the Holy Roman Emperor.
Arrival of Black Death in Europe
Gutenberg invents the printing press
The Frank and Western Europe Empires starts to fall
The Rise of Medici Family
Start of the Umayyad dynasty
The Sufyānid family takes power of the dynasty.
The Sufyānid family loses power.
The Marwanids take control of the Umayyad dynasty.
The first Muslim civil war starts.
The Syrian army became the basis of Umayyad strength.
The army tries to take over Constantinople.
Civil war and the deaths of Yazīd.
Muslim armies invaded Mukrān and Sindh in India
Spain starts to convert to islam
The last Umayyad, Marwān II was defeated at the Battle of the Great Zab River
The Umayyad dynasty ends
The Umayyad take over France
Arab forces in Anatolia were destroyed.
Revolts in Syria, Iraq, and Khorāsān
Start of Byzantine Empire
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