Ap Euro Timeline

France

The Fronde

1648 - 1652

Louis XIV's reign begins

1661

Versailles is constructed

1664 - 1668

Jean Baptiste Colbert made French Minister of Finance

1665

Declaration of Rights of Man and Citizen

1789

French Revoloution

1789 - 1799

Tennis Court Oath

1789

"What is the Third Estate?"

1789

Civil Constitution of the Clergy

1790

Declaration of Rights of Women and the Female Citizen

1791

Committee of Public Safety set.

1793

King Louis XVI executed

1793

Marie Antoinette executed

1793

The Directory

1795 - 1799

Robespierre is executed

1797

Napoleon Bonaparte's coup'd état

1799

Napoleonic Code est.

1804

Louis XVIII coronation

1814

Charles X's Abdication/ Coronation

1824

Reveloution of 1830 in France

1830

Louis Phillip Coronation

1830

The Bloody June Days

1848

Frankfurt Assembly

1848 - 1849

Remodeling of Paris

1850

Louis Napoleon elected President

1851

Louis Napoleon becomes Napoleon III

1853

Third Republic of France

1871 - 1911

Boulanger Affair

1889

Dreyfus Affair

1895

"J'Accuse"

1898

England

Long parliment

1640 - 1641

English Civil War

1642 - 1646

Charles I executed

1649

Oliver Cromwell becomes Lord Protector

1655

Cromwell dies

1658

Enclosure Acts

1660 - 1700

Glorious Revolution

1689

Act of Union with Scotland

1707

Hanoverian Dynasty begins

1714

William Pitt the Elder becomes Prime Minister

1757

William Pitt the Younger becomes Prime minister

1783

Act of Union with Ireland

1800

Luddites protest against new machines

1812

Corn Laws passed

1815

Reform Bill of 1832

1832

Poor law of 1834

1834

Queen Victoria Coronation

1837

Chartists

1838 - 1844

Corn Laws repealed

1846

Reform Bill of 1867

1867

Gladstone becomes Prime Minister

1880

Reform Bill of 1884

1884

HRE/ Confederation of the Rhine/ Germany

Thiry years War

1618 - 1648

Peace of westphalia

1648

Maria Theresa's Rule

1740 - 1780

Frederick the Great's Rule

1740 - 1786

Joseph II's Rule

1780 - 1790

Declaration of Pillnitz

1791

Confederation of the Rhine created

1806

burschenschaften

1815

Carlsbad Decrees

1819

Zollverein formed

1834

Iron and Blood speech

1862

Danish war

1864

Bismarck made Chancellor

1866

Austro-Prussian war

1866

Augsleich

1867

Franco-Prussian War

1870 - 1871

William I made Emperor

1871

German Unification complete

1871

Russia

Peter the Great's rule begins

1682

Northern Wars

1701 - 1721

St. Petersburg is constructed

1703

Catherine the Great begins her rule

1762

Pugachev's Rebellion

1773 - 1775

Decmbrist revolt

1825

Serfs freed in Russia

1861

Alexander II assassinated

1881

Italian States

Mazzini advocates for a united Italy

1831

Cavour begins to unify Italy

1852

Garibaldi give S. Italy to Cavour

1860

Victor Emmanuel made king of Italy

1861

Italian Unification complete

1870

Kulterkampf

1871 - 1872

General Changes

Kepler's laws of Planetary Motion

1609

Gustavus Adolphus dies

1632

Galileo put on Trial

1633

"Discourse on Method

1637

Rembrandt paints "Night Watch"

1642

Golden Age of The Dutch Republic

1648 - 1700

French Classicism

1650 - 1675

Baroque Period

1675 - 1750

Vermeer Paints "The Astronomer"

1682

"Principia"

1687

Second treastise of government

1689

Treaty of Utrecht

1713

War of Austrian Succession

1740 - 1748

Montesquieu's Spirit pf the laws

1748

diderot's encyclopedia

1751

Seven Years War

1756 - 1763

Bentham's ideas on Utilitarianism

1756

Voltaire's Candide

1759

Rousseau's Emile

1762

Treaty of Paris

1763

Spinning Jetty invented

1768

The first partition of Poland

1772

Kay's Flying Shuttle invented

1773

American revolution

1776 - 1783

"The Wealth Of Nations"

1776

The second Partition of Poland

1793

The third Partition of Poland

1795

Malthus' Ideas on Population

1798

Romanticism

1800 - 1850

Napoleonic Wars

1803 - 1815

Continental System

1806 - 1807

Congress of Vienna

1814

Iron Law of Wages

1817

Realism

1825 - 1900

Early Utopian Socialism emerges

1830

Greek Independence

1832

Freidriech Lists Economic Nationalism

1841

Revolutions of 1848

1848

"The Communist Manifesto"

1848

Crimean War

1853 - 1856

"Origin of Species"

1859

Pasteur's Germ Theory

1860 - 1864

Impressionist movement

1870 - 1900

Paris Commune resists Prussia

1871

Congress of Berlin

1878

Post-Impressionism

1880 - 1900

"White Man's Burden"

1899