1st Millennium AD: First or Second Half

Can you identify in which half of the 1st Millennium these events occurred? For 1-500 enter 1, and for 501-1000 enter 2.

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Event(1)st or (2)nd
Christianity began
Charlemagne became Holy Roman Emperor
London founded
Rome burned while Nero fiddled
Quran compiled in standard form for the first time
Buddhism officially introduced in Japan
Cai Lun of China invented paper
Panemone windmills invented in eastern Persia
Mount Vesuvius destroyed Pompeii
Muhammad emigrated to Medina (Hijra)
Papal States formally established
Egyptians granted Roman citizenship
Erik the Red formed a colony in Greenland
End of Mayan Classic Period
Justinian I became Byzantine Emperor
Event(1)st or (2)nd
Construction of the Colosseum completed
Attila the Hun died
First Bulgarian Empire founded
Christianity legalized in the Roman Empire
Tang Dynasty started issuing paper money
Arabs conquered Jerusalem
Western Roman Empire ended
Otto I became Holy Roman Emperor
Last ancient Olympic Games held
Han Dynasty reestablished under Guangwu
I-Hsing invented mechanical clock
Mesrob Mashtots invented Armenian alphabet
Teotihuacan's Pyramid of the Sun completed
Hindu–Arabic numeral system developed in India
Roman emperor Augustus died
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Last Updated: Nov 14, 2017
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