Alternative History

Eight changes happen, all in the fifteenth century. This leads to a complete difference between this timeline and the OTL.

Timeline: PODs[]

POD 1/1410: Teutonic Order defeat Poland, Lithuania and Russia at the Battle of Grunwald

POD 2/1415: Moors defeat Portugal at Cueta.

POD 3/1420: Joan of Arc dies after falling from a hill, aged eight.

POD 4/1437: Pacachuti murdered four months before founding the Inca Empire.

POD 5/1449: Aztec fishing trip lost in storm, discover Europe.

POD 6/1453: Byzantine Empire defeat Ottomans in the Siege of Constantinople, manage to survive.

POD 7/1475: Ottoman Empire defeat Moldavia at Battle of Vaslui.

POD 8/1494: France do not agree to help Milan against Venice.

Timeline: 1410-1500[]

1410: POD 1

1411: Teutonic Order begin to convert Russia to Roman Catholicism.

1415: POD 2

1416: Russia's official religion becomes Roman Catholicism.

1417: Russia form alliance with the Teutonic Order.

1418: Poland attack Braclaw in Lithuania, ending alliance.

1420: POD 3

1421: Lithuania declares war on Poland and Russia. Poland forms alliance with the Teutonic Order.

1422: Poland conquers South-eastern Lithuania.

1424: Moors invade Portugal.

1425: Russia conquers Western Lithuania.

1427: Lithuania forms alliance with Golden Horde; Russia surrenders.

1428: Russia, Lithuania and the Golden Horde merge to form the Golden Kingdom of the North.

1429: England take Orleans from France.

1430: Treaty of Novgorod: Teutonic Order disbands/ Poland take control of former Teutonic and Lithuanian land/ Russia gains independence but lose half of their former land.

1431: England take Bourges.

1435: England take Tours and Lyon.

1436: Treaty of Marseilles; end of the War of the Ninety-Nine Years.

1437: POD 4

1438: Chanka Tribes invade Kingdom of Cuzco. King Urco killed in the First Battle of Cuzco City.

1439: Cuzco Kingdom falls.

1440: Moors have control of Southern Portugal.

1441: Moors invade Castile. Castile and Portugal form alliance.

1446: Milan invade France from Monaco.

1448: Siege of Lyons; England and France form alliance against Milan.

1449: POD 5

1450: Aztec Fishing boat sets of from Lisbon to the "old world".

1452: Milan invade the Swiss Confederacy. Pull out of France.

1453: POD 6

1456: Byzantine Empire defeat Ottomans at Thessaloniki; retake Macedonia.

1458: Henry VI dies; Edward IV (ATL) becomes king aged just 5.

1459: Richard, Duke of York assaninates Edward IV; becomes king Richard III(ATL)

1461: Edmund Tudor claims the throne of England; start of the War of the Roses.

1462: Lithuania revolt against Poland.

1465: France retake much of former land while England is in turmoil.

1467: Battle of Vilnius; Lithuania regain independance.

1468: The Twelve Revolutions; France splinters into thirteen nation-states.

1470: Aztec army arrives in Lisbon; lays siege to the city.

1471: Edmund Tudor becomes King Edmund I of England; sets about defending country.

1472: The Duke of York flees to Scotland; prepares army.

1474: Byzantine Empire retakes all of Greece.

1475: POD 7

1476: Ottomans destroy Moldavia.

1478: Ottoman army marches into Russia, but are met by a larger Mongol army. There is much bloodshed.

1479: Ottomans launch full out attack against Mongols, but are in turn attacked by the Byzantines.

1480: France and England form alliance to defeat other French states.

1481: Most of Portugal conquered by Aztecs, as well as most Moorish lands in Iberia.

1484: Kingdom of Iberia formed by Castile, Aragon and Portugal.

1486: Byzantines take all of Turkey, while Ottomans are forced to surrender against Mongols.

1489: France have retook most of former land, with only Normandy, Brittany and Aquitaine survive.

1491: Siege of Carlisle; start of Richard's invasion of England.

1492: Moors defeat Aztecs at Ceuta, ensure Morocco shall not be invaded by the Mesoamericans.