Byzantine Empire


Emperor Justinian begins his reign in 265 A.D.

Byzantium was renamed Constantinople in 330 A.D.

Visigoths sack Rome on 8/24/410

Clovis converts to Christianity in 496 A.D.

Saint Benedict founded a community of monks in 529 A.D.

Charlemagne becomes Roman Emperor on 12/26/800

Otto I crowned emperor of the Romans in 926 A.D.

Schism begins between Eastern and Western Churches in 1054 A.D.

Byzantine Empire ends in 1453