Today in History for Year 711
Events 1 - 3 of 3
Apr 30th - Islamic conquest of Hispania: Moorish troops led by Tariq ibn-Ziyad land at Gibraltar to begin their invasion of the Iberian Peninsula (Al-Andalus).
Jul 9th - Berbers under Tarik-ibn Ziyad occupies North Spain
Jul 19th - Muslim forces under Tariq ibn Ziyad defeat the Visigoths led by their king Roderic.
Deaths 1 - 2 of 2