Chapter 12

By: Adam MacEachern

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renaissance flourishes in western Europe 1350-1600

1350 - 1600

Year of high renaissance 1390-1520

1390 - 1520

Years of Early Renaissance 1400-1490

1400 - 1490

Book called the book of the city of ladies is written 1404

1404

Cosmo de Medic takes control of Florence 1434

1434

last ruler of Veisconti family of Milan dies 1437

1437

Gutenberg perfects the printing press 1450

1450

Constantinople falls to Ottomans 1453

1453

Life of Erasmus 1466-1536

1466 - 1536

Leonardo paints Mona Lisa 1503

1503

praise of Folly is written 1509

1509

Completion of god creates Adam by Michelangelo 1512

1512

Protestant reformation begins 1517

1517

Martin Luther protests Church corruption 1517

1517

Martin Luther presents 95 theses 1517

1517

Henry VIII breaks with pope and forms Anglican Church 1534

1534

Act of supremacy is signed in England 1534

1534

John Calvin starts new Branch of Protestantism 1536

1536

Roman Inquisitions is created to fight Protestantism 1542

1542

Council of Trent launches counter reformation 1545

1545

Charles V army defeat Protestant Alliance 1547

1547

Death of Henry VIII 1547

1547

Bloody Mary comes to the throne 1553

1553

Catholic queen persecutes English protestant 1553

1553

Peace of Augsburg is signed 1555

1555

Treaty of West Phalia ends at Thirty Years War 1648

1648