Europe Timeline

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Timeline of Europe

260-73
Gallic Empire.
305-6
Reign of Constantine I in the west.

306-37
Rule of Constantine in west.

312
Battle of Milvian: Conversion of Constantine.

406
Vandals, Alans, Sueves cross Rhine.

408
Alaric’s Visigoths enter Italy.

410
Sack of Rome.

440-61
Leo I bishop of Rome.

451
Hun invasion of Gaul.

476-480
Formal end of Western Empire.

493
Ostrogothic kingdom established in Italy.

511
Division of Frankish Kingdom.

558-61
Francia united under Chlotar I.

590-604
Gregory ‘The Great’, bishop of Rome.

620s
Isidore writing history and chronicle.

711
Arab invasion of Spain.

786-814
Reign of Charlemagne.

772-804
Saxon wars.

835
Beginning of Danish raids on Francia.

871
Byzantine recapture Bari.

885-6
Viking siege of Paris.

972
Otto (II) marries Byzantine princess.

1000
Conversion of Iceland.