9th Century (800-899) C.E.

800 The Aghlabid rule is established in North Africa.
803 Downfall of the Barmakids. Execution of Jafar Barmki.
805 Campaigns against the Byzantines. Capture of the islands of Rhodes and Cypress.
809 Death of Harun ur Rashid. Accession of Amin.
814 Civil war between Amin and Mamun. Amin killed and Mamun becomes the Caliph.
815 Shia revolt under Ibn Tuba Tabs.
816 Shia revolt in Makkah; Harsama quells the revolt. In Spain the Umayyads capture the island of Corsica.

817 Harsama killed.
818 The Umayyads of Spain capture the islands of Izira, Majorica, and Sardinia.
819 Mamun comes to Baghdad.
820 Tahir establishes the rule of the Tahirids in Khurasan.
822 Death of AI Hakam in Spain; accession of Abdul Rahman. II.
823 Death of Tahir in Khurasan. Accession of Talha and his deposition. Accession of Abdullah b Tahir.

827 Mamun declares the Mutazila creed as the state religion.
833 Death of Mamun. Accession of Mutasim.
836 Mutasim shifts the capital to Samarra. 837 Revolt of the Jats.
838 Revolt of Babek in Azarbaijan suppressed.
839 Revolt of Maziar in Tabaristan. The Muslims occupy South Italy. Capture of the city of Messina in Sicily.

842 Death of Mutasim, accession of Wasiq.
843 Revolts of the Arabs.
847 Death of Wasiq, accession of Mutawakkil.
850 Mutawakkil restores orthodoxy.
849 Death of the Tahirid ruler Abdullah b Tahir; accession of Tahir II.
852 Death of Abdur Rahman II of Spain;. accession of Muhammad I.
856 Umar b Abdul Aziz founds the Habbarid rule in Sind.
858 Mutawakkil founds the town of Jafariya.
860 Ahmad founds the Samanid rule in Transoxiana.
861 Murder of the Abbasid Caliph Mutawakkil; accession of Muntasir.
862 Muntasir poisoned to death; accession of Mutasin.
864 Zaidi state established in Tabaristan by Hasan b Zaid.
866 Mutasim flies from Samarra, his depostion and accession of Mutaaz.
867 Yaqub b Layth founds the Saffarid rule in Sistan.
868 Ahmad b Tulun founds the Tulunid rule in Egypt.
869 The Abbasid Caliph Mutaaz forced to abdicate, his death and accession of Muhtadi.
870 Turks revolt against Muhtadi, his death and accession of Mutamid.
873 Tahirid rule extinguished.
874 Zanj revolt in South Iraq. Death of the Samanid ruler Ahmad, accession of Nasr.
877 Death of Yaqubb Layth in Sistan, accession of Amr b Layth.
885 Death of Ahmad b Tulun in Egypt, accession of Khamar- wiyiah.
866 Death of Muhammad I the Umayyad ruler of Spain, accession of Munzir. Death of Abdullah b Umar the Habbari ruler of Sind.

888 Death of Munzir the Umayyad ruler of Spain, accession of Abbullah.
891 The Qarmatian state established at Bahrain.
892 Death of the Samanid ruler Nasr, accession of Ismail.
894 The Rustamids become the vassals of Spain.
896 Death of the Tulunid ruler Khamarwiyiah; accession of Abul Asakir Jaish.
897 Assassination of Abul Asakir Jaish; accession of Abu Musa Harun.
898 Qarmatians sack Basra,


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