Islam Parallel Timeline AP World History
Contributors: Will Xu and Wasif Pervez
Stanton Pd. 4
⟶ Updated 10 months ago ⟶
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Muhammad is born in Makkah.
Muhammad is visited by the angel Jibril (Gabriel)
Muhammad and his followers migrate
Muhammad returns to Makkah
Muslims enter Egypt
Muslims defeat the Sasanian army
Ali ibn Abu Talib is killed
Muslims enter the Iberian Peninsula
The Abbasids take over
Abd ar-Rahman founds an Umayyad Dynasty
Birth of al-Khwarizmi
Al-Ma’mun creates the Bayt al-Hikma
Umayyad Abd ar-Rahman III declares himself caliph in Cordoba.
Umayyad caliphate in Cordoba defeated by the Christian Reconquista.
European Crusaders take Jerusalem from the Muslims
Islam continues to spread throughout Asia
Fatimid power ends in Egypt
Genghis Khan and the Mongols enter Persia
Abbasid caliphate destroyed by invading Mongols.
Shotoku's Seventeen Article Constitution in Japan
Nara established as Japan's first capital (and first city)
The Start of the Five Dynasties in China--warfare
The end of the Five Dynasties in China--warfare
Explosive powder used in weapons in China
Establishment of Shogunate in Japan
Battle of Tours
Vikings start raiding Ireland.
The "Medieval Warming Period"
Pope Urban II calls for the First Crusade
The first crusade captures Jerusalem
642 AD The Arabs conquer Egypt
Muslims travel across the Sahara on camels to trade
The Arabs capture Carthage
Trading towns are formed on the east coast of Africa
The kingdom of Ife in Nigeria becomes important
The beginning of the Mississippian Cahokia culture in America
Fall of the Mayan Classic period
The Toltec civilization collapses in Mexico.
Tahitians sail to Hawaii
The Mayan culture revives
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