600 To 649
This Decade - Military Technology Iron stirrup has become common. Curb bit introduced about this time.
c - Welsh bard, Aneirin, writes Y Gododdin, a poem alluding to Author's warrior prowess.
c - Original Welsh triads probably composed; only later, medieval collections survive. u.c.700
c - Period of the Jewish Rabbinic Geonim. u.c.1300
x - Rise of the Kingdom of Mercia.
may 26 - Britain St. Augustine of Canterbury dies.
sep 13 - Sabinian begins his reign as Pope replacing Pope Gregory the Great.
dec 25 - Battle at Etampes Stampae. Burgundy beats Neustriers.
mar 13 - 12th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet.
apr 19 - Comet 1P/607 H1 Halley's Comet approaches within 0.0898 AUs of Earth.
nov 12 - Boniface III dies ending his reign as Catholic Pope.
may 13 - Pope Boniface IV turns Pantheon into Catholic church.
x - Prophetic call and start of Quranic revelations
apr 06 - Lailat-ul Qadar, night koran descended to Earth.
oct 05 - Heraclius' fleet takes Constantinople.
x - Jerusalem falls to Persians.
nov 23 - Columbanus, Irish monastery founder/poet/saint (Poenitentiale), dies.
x - Britain King Ethelbert of Kent dies.
c - Russia Origins of the Khazar State
jul 19 - Start of the Hijri, the Islamic calendar+ Muharram 1, 1 AH Mahomet begins flight from Mecca to Medina..
sep 20 - Prophet Mohammed/Abu Bakr arrives in Jathrib (Medina).
jan 08 - Moslem army occupies Kurashitische Caravan.
jan 08 - Abu Sufjan ibn Harb, Kurashite chief, dies in battle.
oct 27 - Honorius I begins his reign as Catholic Pope.
x - Tang court adopts Buddhism
jul 29 - Avaren/Slaves under khagan Bajan begin siege of Constantinople.
aug 07 - Battle at Constantinople: Slavic/Persians/Avarenvloot defeated.
dec 12 - Battle at Nineveh: Byzantine emperor Heraclius beats Perzen.
apr 03 - Chosroes II, emperor of Persia (579..628), murdered by his son.
x - Jerusalem retaken by Byzantines.
x - Capitulation of Mecca, rededication of Kaba
x - The four "rightly guided caliphs" of Islam. u.661
jun 08 - Prophet Muhammad of Islam, dies according to tradition.
jun 16 - Origin of Persian [Yezdegird] Era.
x - St Aiden founds Lindisfarne.
x - Beginning of the Arab empire
aug 22 - Abd Allah Abu Bekr, Arabic merchant/1st kalief of Islam, dies.
aug 23 - Aboe Bekr Abd Allah, [al-Siddik], friend/successor of Mohammed, dies.
x - Under Khalif of Islam Abu Bakr As-Siddiq, the Prophet Muhammad's closest companion, the Muslim armies vanquished the Byzantines
jul 23 - Arabs gain control of most of Palestine from Byzantine Empire.
aug 20 - Battle at Yarmuk: Moslems beat Byzantines or August 15.
x - Slavs overrun Greece.
x - Dagobert I, last Mervingian king.
x - Jews permitted to return to Jerusalem under Islam
x - Caliph Omar Ben Hatav captures Jerusalem placing it under Arab Muslim rule.
mar 11 - Sophronius of Jerusalem, saint/patriarch of Jerusalem, dies.
oct 12 - Honorius I dies, ending his reign as Catholic Pope
jan 19 - Dagobert I dies.
jul 18 - Arnulf, bishop of Metz (614-640)/politician, dies at about 58.
aug 02 - Pope Severinus dies.
nov 27 - Acharius, bishop of Noyon/saint, dies.
may 13 - Eligius (Saint Eloy) becomes bishop of Doornik-Noyon.
jun 09 - Arabic/Islamic army contrasts with the Hippo over Alexandria.
x - Muslims take the Byzantine imperial capital of Alexandria.
feb 29 - Oswald, English missionaries/saint, dies in battle.
sep 17 - Arabs conquer Alexandria, library destroyed.
nov 03 - Kalief Omar I injured during assassination attempt.
nov 04 - Omar I, Arabic 2nd kalief of Islam, murdered.
dec 08 - Omar I, 2nd kalief of Islam, murdered.
dec 14 - Osman ibn Affan appointed 3rd kalief of islam.
x - Japan The Taika Great Change reform occurs. u.700 Imperial prince Naka-no-?e the emperor Tenchi and Nakatomi Kamatari sieze control of the government from the Soga and begin a sweeping reorganization.
may 02 - Maruta of Tagrit, theology/1st mafriaan Jakobitische church, dies.
jul 01 - Martin I elected to succeed Theodore I as pope.
jul 05 - Martin I begins as pope. u.655
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