1360 - Around this year Bayezid I was born as son of sultan Murad 1.
1389-1402 - He was the sultan of the Ottoman Empire.
1391 - Laid siege to Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire.
1393 - Bayezid's forces blockaded by Tirnova in today's Bulgaria.
1394 - Crossed the Danube River attacking Wallachia. He conquered Salonika in today's Greece.
1396 - Faced with a Hungarian-Venetian crusade, during which he inflicted a crushing defeat at Nicopolis.
1402 - Bayezid's forces are defeated in the battle of Ankara against Timur Lenk. Bayezid is put in jail.
1403 - He died in Aksehir while in captivity.
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