AP Euro 1715–1918

Rulers

Reign of Louis XV of France

1715 - 1774

Reign of Frederick II of Prussia

1740 - 1786

Pitt the Elder as Prime Minister of Britain

1757 - 1761

Catherine the Great of Russia

1762 - 1796

Reign of Louis XVI

1774 - 1792

Reign of Louis Philippe of France

1830 - 1848

Louis Napoleon Elected President

1848

Louis Napoleon Declares Himself Napoleon III

1852

Czar Nicholas II Comes to Power in Russia

1894

Wars

War of Austrian Succession

1740 - 1748

Seven Year's War

1756 - 1763

First Coalition v. France

1792 - 1797

Napoleonic Wars

1805 - 1815

Invasion of Russia

1812

Napoleon Defeated

1813

Works

Diderot's Encyclopedia

1751

Rousseau's Social Contract

1762

Beccaria's On Crime and Punishment

1764

Adam Smith's Wealth of Nations

1776

Mary Wollstonecraft's Vindication of the Rights of Women

1792

Communist Manifesto

1848

The Birth of Tragedy

1872

Telephone

1876

Interpretation of Dreams

1900

Laws

Parliament Passes the Enclosure Laws

1761 - 1792

Inventions

Spinning Jenny

1763

Water Frame

1769

Steam Engine

1769

Power Loom

1787

Foreign Policy

Three Partitions of Poland by Russia, Prussia, and Austria

1772 - 1795

Alexander I Breaks with Napoleon

1809

Congress of Vienna

1814 - 1815

Concert of Europe

1814 - 1848

Hundred Days

1815

Romanticism

1820 - 1830

Libreville Created by France in the Congo

1847

Franco–Prussian Alliance

1894

Spanish–American–Cuban War

1898

Russo–Japanese War

1904 - 1905

WWI

1914 - 1918

Domestic Policy

Pugachev Rebellion in Russia

1773 - 1775

Joseph II Adopts Toleration

1781

Assembly of Notables

1787

Estates General Called

1788

Tennis Court Oath

June 1789

Formation of the National Assembly

June 1789

The Great Fear

July 1789 - August 1789

Storming of the Bastille

July 1789

Declaration of the Rights of Man

August 1789

Rights of 1st and 2nd Estates Demolished

August 1789

Women's March on Versaille

October 1789

New Constitution of France

1791

Louis XVI on Trial

1792

Fall of Robespierre

1794

Thermidorian Reaction

1794

Directory

1795

Napoleon Bonaparte

1799

British Corn Laws

1816

Greek Revolution

1821

Reform Bill in England

1832

Potato Blight in Ireland

1845 - 1846

Corn Laws Suspended

1846

German and Italian Unification

1870 - 1871

Kulturkampf in Prussia

1871

Berlin Conference

1884 - 1885

Boxer Rebellion in China

1899

Bloody Sunday Revolution in Russia

1905

Deaths/Massacres

Execution of Louis XVI

1793