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Islamic History (Chronology):
6th Century (500-599) C.E.     |     home
9th Century (800-899) C.E.
700:     Campaigns against the Berbers in North Africa.
702:     Ashath's rebellion in Iraq, battle of Deir ul Jamira.
705:     Death of Abdul Malik. Accession of Walid I as Caliph.
711:     Conquest of Spain, Sind and Transoxiana.
712:     The Muslims advance in Spain, Sind and Transoxiana.
713:     Conquest of Multan.
715:     Death of Walid I. Accession of Sulaiman.
716:     Invasion of Constantinople.
717:     Death of Sulaiman. Accession of Umar b Abdul Aziz.
720:     Death of Umar b Abdul Aziz. Accession of Yazid II.
724:     Death of Yazid II. Accession of Hisham.
725:     The Muslims occupy Nimes in France.
732:     The battle of Tours in France.
737:     The Muslims meet reverse at Avignon in France.
740:     Shia revolt under Zaid b Ali. Berber revolt in North Africa. Battle of the Nobles.
741:     Battle of Bagdoura in North Africa.
742:     The Muslim rule restored in Qiarowan.
743:     Death of Hisham. Accession of Walid II. Shia revolt in Khurasan under Yahya b Zaid.
744:     Deposition of Walid I1. Accession of Yazid II1 and his death. Accession of Ibrahim and his overthrow. Battle of Ain al Jurr. Accession of Marwan II.
745:     Kufa and Mosul occupied by the Khawarjites.
746:     Battle of Rupar Thutha, Kufa and Mosul occupied by Marwan II.
747:     Revolt of Abu Muslim in Khurasan.
748:     Battle of Rayy.
749:     Battles of lsfahan and Nihawand. Capture of Kufa by the Abbasids. As Saffah becomes the Abbasid Caliph at Kufa.
750:     Battle of Zab. Fall of Damascus. End of the Umayyads.
751:     Conquest of Wasit by the Abbasid. Murder of the Minister Abu Salama.
754:     Death of As Saffah. Accession of Mansur as the Caliph.
755:     Revolt of Abdullah b Ali. MUrder of Abu Muslim. Sunbadh revolt in Khurasan.
756:     Abdul Rahman founds the Umayyad state in Spain.
762:     Shia revolt under Muhammad (Nafs uz Zakia) and Ibrahim.
763:     Foundation of Baghdad. Defeat of the Abbasids in Spain.
767:     Khariji state set up by Ibn Madrar at Sijilmasa. Ustad Sees revolt in Khurasan.
772:     Battle of Janbi in North Africa. Rustamid. state set up in Morocco.
775:     Death or the Abbasid Caliph Mansur, Accession of Mahdi,
777:     Battle of Saragossa in Spain.
785:     Death of the Caliph Mahdi. Accession of Hadi.
786:     Death of Hadi. Accession of Harun ur Rashid.
788:     Idrisid state set up in the Maghrib. Death of Abdul Rahman of Spain, and accession of Hisham.
792:     Invasion of South France.
796:     Death of Hisham in Spain; accession of al Hakam.
799:     Suppression of the revolt of the Khazars. Ninth century.