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1307:- Edward II becomes King of England 

bullet 1003:- Maoris first land in New Zealand after sailing from the Polynesian islands 
bullet 1030:- Normans invade southern Italy 
bullet 1051:- Edward the Confessor promises English throne to Duke William 
bullet 1066:- William the Conqueror invades England
bullet 1070:- English rebellion against Normans 
bullet 1086:- Domesday Book
bullet 1087:- William II Rufus becomes King of England
bullet 1095: First Crusade
bullet 1099:- Crusades invade Jerusalem
bullet 1100:- Henry I becomes King of England 
bullet 1106:- Henry I rules Normandy 
bullet 1120:- White Ship sinks 
bullet 1135:- Stephen becomes King of England 
bullet 1140:- Civil War in England: Stephen v Matilda 
bullet 1154:- Henry II becomes King of England
bullet 1187:- Saladin defeats Crusades in Jerusalem
bullet 1189:- Richard I becomes King of England 
bullet 1199:- John becomes King of England 
bullet 1212:- Thousands of children become Crusades; the ones who survive later become slaves
bullet 1215: Magna Carta is written
bullet 1216:- Henry III becomes King of England 
bullet 1271: Marco Polo visits China
bullet 1272:- Edward I becomes King of England 
bullet 1282:- Normans invade Wales 
bullet 1291:- Acre becomes the last city to fall to the Muslims and Crusades leave the Middle East
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bullet 1326:- Ivan I Grand Prince of Moscow
bullet 1327:- Edward III becomes King of England 
bullet 1340:- Birth of Geoffrey Chaucer
bullet 1347:- Black Death starts in Europe
bullet 1351:- Black Death ends in Europe
bullet 1377:- Richard II becomes King of England 
bullet 1386:- Canterbury Tales, written by Chaucer, becomes the first important book written in English
bullet 1399:- Henry IV becomes King of England 
bullet 1400:- Death of Geoffrey Chaucer 
bullet 1413:- Henry V becomes King of England 
bullet 1422:- Henry VI becomes King of England 
bullet 1450:- Johhann Gutenberg makes a printing press in Germany 
bullet 1451:- Birth of Christopher Columbus in Italy
bullet 1453:- Turks capture Constantinople
bullet 1461:- Edward IV becomes King of England 
bullet 1469:- Birth of Niccolo Machiavelli, one of the most important politicians of the Renaissance 
bullet 1480:- Birth of Ferdinand Magellan 
bullet 1483:- Richard III becomes King of England  
bullet 1485:- Henry VII (Tudor) becomes King of England 
bullet 1491:- Birth of Henry VIII
bullet 1492:- Christians conquer Granada 
bullet 1492:- Columbus lands on San Salvador
bullet 1506:- Death of Christopher Columbus

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