Absolute Monarchies in Europe

Main

Italian City States are dominant

1470

Columbus' First Voyage

1492

Treaty of Tordesilla

1494

Lutheran Bible Published

1522

Fall of The Spanish Armada

1588

30 Years War

1618 - 1648

Treaties of Westphalia

1648

Louis XIV Dies

1715

American Revolution

1775 - 1783

England

Henry VII

1485 - 1509

Henry VIII

1509 - 1547

Mary I

1553 - 1558

Elizabeth I

1558 - 1603

Spain

Ferdinand y Isabella

1475 - 1516

Charles V

1516 - 1556

Philip II

1556 - 1598

France

Henri IV

1589 - 1610

Louis XIII

1610 - 1643

Louis XIV

1643 - 1718

Prussia

Frederick William The Great Elector

1640 - 1688

Frederick I

1688 - 1713

Frederick William I

1713 - 1740

Frederick II

1740 - 1786

Austria

Leopold I

1658 - 1705

Joseph I

1705 - 1711

Charles VI

1711 - 1740

Maria Theresa

1740 - 1780

Joseph II

1764 - 1790

Russia

Ivan The Great

1462 - 1505

Ivan The Terrible

1533 - 1584

Michael I

1613 - 1645

Peter The Great

1682 - 1715

Catherine The Great

1762 - 1796