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AP European History

General Europe Changes

Golden Age of the Dutch Republic

1600 - 1700

Thirty Years War

1618 - 1648

King Gustavus Adolphus dies

1632

Peace of Westphalia

1648

Northern Wars

1655 - 1660

Baroque Art movement

1675

War of Spanish Succession

1702 - 1713

Treaty of Utrecht

1713

Kay’s flying shuttle invented

1733

Seven Years War

1756 - 1763

Each of the 3 partitions of Poland

1772 - 1792

Congress of Vienna

1814

Russia

Peter the Great’s Rule begins

1689 - 1725

St. Petersburg is constructed

1701

Catherine the Great begins her rule

1762

Pugachev’s Rebellion

1773

Italian States/ Italy

Galileo put on trial

1633

HRE/ Confederation of the Rhine/ Germany

Kepler’s Laws of Planetary Motion

1609

Hanoverian Dynasty begins

1714

War of Austrian Succession

1740 - 1748

Frederick the Great’s rule

1740 - 1786

Maria Theresa’s rule

1748

Malthus’ ideas on population

1776

Joseph II’s rule

1780 - 1790

Confederation of the Rhine created

1806

Ricardo’s Iron Law of Wages

1817

Jeremy Bentham’s ideas about Utliltarianism

1831

Chartists

1834

Poor Law of 1834

1845

France

Descarte’s “Discourse on Method”

1637

Jean Baptiste Colbert made French Minister of Finance

1640

Louis XIV’s reign begins

1643 - 1715

The Fronde

1648

Versailles is constructed

1655

Tennis Court Oath

1748

Montesquieu’s “Spirit of the Laws”

1748

Diderot’s “Encyclopedia”

1751 - 1765

Rousseau’s “Emile”

1762

Treaty of Paris 1763

1763

Adam Smith’s “The Wealth of Nations”

1776

Declaration of Rights of Man and Citizen

1789

Tennis Court Oath

1789

French Revolution

1789

Civill Constitution of the Clergy

1790

Declaration of Pillnitz

1791

-Declaration of Rights of Woman and the Female

1791

Marie Antoinette executed

1793

Committee of Public Safety est.

1793

King Louis XVI executed

1793

Robespierre is executed

1794

The Directory

1795

Napoleon Bonaparte’s coup d’état

1799

Napoleonic Wars

1803

Code Napoleon est.

1804

Continental System

1807

England

English Civil War

1646

Oliver Cromwell becomes Lord Protector

1653

Isaac Newton’s “Principia”

1687

Glorious Revolution

1688

Locke’s “2nd Treatise of Government”

1690

Enclosure Acts

1700

Hargreaves Spinning Jenny invented

1764

Watt’s steam engine invented

1775

Cartwright’s power loom invented

1785

Arkwright’s water frame invented

1785

American Revolution

1794

Act of Union with Ireland

1801

Irish Potato Famine

1845

Corn Laws Repealed

1846

Corn Laws Passed

1846