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Can you determine whether the following events occurred before (B) or after (A) AD 1000?

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Event(B)efore or (A)fter
Minamoto no Yoritomo becomes first shogun of Japan
Duchy of Normandy founded in modern-day France
University of Bologna (oldest in Europe) founded
Song dynasty begins rule of China
The Great Schism splits Christianity into two branches
Bede the Venerable dies
Genghis Khan establishes Mongol Empire
Construction begins on the Tower of London
William the Conqueror becomes King of England
Invention of gunpowder
Hugh Capet begins Capetian dynasty in France
Iceland settled by the Norse
Dante completes the Divine Comedy
England's last pagan king dies
The prophet Muhammad is born
Event(B)efore or (A)fter
Signing of the Magna Carta
Rome is sacked by Alaric of the Visigoths
First recorded use of movable type for printing
Founding of Hanseatic League
Arabs attempt first siege of Constantinople
Eric the Red begins colonizing Greenland
Vikings begin attacks on England
Pope Urban begins First Crusade
Founding of Knights Templar
Charlemagne dies
Otto the Great becomes Holy Roman Emperor
Construction begins on Notre-Dame de Paris
Ottoman Empire founded
Henry II of England invades Ireland
Alfred the Great unites most of England

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