||The Aghlabid rule is established in
||Downfall of the Barmakids. Execution
of Jafar Barmki.
||Campaigns against the Byzantines.
Capture of the islands of Rhodes and Cypress.
||Death of Harun ur Rashid. Accession
||Civil war between Amin and Mamun.
Amin killed and Mamun becomes the Caliph.
||Shia revolt under Ibn Tuba Tabs.
||Shia revolt in Makkah; Harsama
quells the revolt. In Spain the Umayyads capture the island of Corsica.
||The Umayyads of Spain capture the
islands of Izira, Majorica, and Sardinia.
||Mamun comes to Baghdad.
||Tahir establishes the rule of the
Tahirids in Khurasan.
||Death of Al Hakam in Spain;
accession of Abdul Rahman. II.
||Death of Tahir in Khurasan.
Accession of Talha and his deposition. Accession of Abdullah b Tahir.
||Mamun declares the Mutazila creed as
the state religion.
||Death of Mamun. Accession of
||Mutasim shifts the capital to
||Revolt of the Jats.
||Revolt of Babek in Azarbaijan
||Revolt of Maziar in Tabaristan. The
Muslims occupy South Italy. Capture of the city of Messina in Sicily.
||Death of Mutasim, accession of
||Revolts of the Arabs.
||Death of Wasiq, accession of
||Mutawakkil restores orthodoxy.
||Death of the Tahirid ruler Abdullah
b Tahir; accession of Tahir II.
||Death of Abdur Rahman II of Spain;.
accession of Muhammad I.
||Umar b Abdul Aziz founds the
Habbarid rule in Sind.
||Mutawakkil founds the town of
||Ahmad founds the Samanid rule in
||Murder of the Abbasid Caliph
Mutawakkil; accession of Muntasir.
||Muntasir poisoned to death;
accession of Mutasin.
||Zaidi state established in
Tabaristan by Hasan b Zaid.
||Mutasim flies from Samarra, his
depostion and accession of Mutaaz.
||Yaqub b Layth founds the Saffarid
rule in Sistan.
||Ahmad b Tulun founds the Tulunid
rule in Egypt.
||The Abbasid Caliph Mutaaz forced to
abdicate, his death and accession of Muhtadi.
||Turks revolt against Muhtadi, his
death and accession of Mutamid.
||Tahirid rule extinguished.
||Zanj revolt in South Iraq. Death of
the Samanid ruler Ahmad, accession of Nasr.
||Death of Yaqubb Layth in Sistan,
accession of Amr b Layth.
||Death of Ahmad b Tulun in Egypt,
accession of Khamar- wiyiah.
||Death of Muhammad I the Umayyad
ruler of Spain, accession of Munzir. Death of Abdullah b Umar the
Habbari ruler of Sind.
||Death of Munzir the Umayyad ruler of
Spain, accession of Abbullah.
||The Qarmatian state established at
||Death of the Samanid ruler Nasr,
accession of Ismail.
||The Rustamids become the vassals of
||Death of the Tulunid ruler
Khamarwiyiah; accession of Abul Asakir Jaish.
||Assassination of Abul Asakir Jaish;
accession of Abu Musa Harun.
||Qarmatians sack Basra.