AP Euro 17th to 19th Centuries

England

Act of Union w/ Scotland

1603

Long Parliament

1640 - 1648

Civil War in England

1642 - 1651

Execution of Charles I

1649

Cromwell Dies

1649

Oliver Cromwell - Lord Protector

1653

"Principia" - Isaac Newton

1687

The Glorious Revolution

1688

Watt’s Steam Engine Invented

1698

Enclosure Acts

1700

Hargreaves Spinning Jenny Invented

1733

Kay’s Flying Shuttle Invented

1753

American Revolution

1765

William Pitt the Elder becomes Prime Minister

1766

Arkwright’s Water Frame Invented

1769

Utliltarianism - Jeremy Bentham

1770

“The Wealth of Nations” - Adam Smith

1776

Cartwright’s Power Loom Invented

1785

William Pitt the Younger becomes Prime Minister

1787

Declaration of Rights of Man and Citizen

1789

“What is the Third Estate?” - Abbe Sieyes

1789

Tennis Court Oath

1789

Declaration of Rights of Woman and the Female Citizen

1791

Malthus’ Ideas on Overpopulation

1798

Act of Union w/ Ireland

1800

Luddites Protest Against New Machines

1811

Corn Laws

1815

Iron Law of Wages - Ricardo

1817

Reform Bills of 1832/1867/1884

1832 - 1884

Queen Victoria coronation/abdication

1838 - 1864

“The Communist Manifesto” - Marx & Engels

1848

“Origin of Species" - Darwin

1859

Gladstone becomes Prime Minister

1868

‘White Man’s Burden” - Kipling

1899

France

Versailles is Constructed

1624

“Discourse on Method” - Descarte

1637

The Fronde

1648 - 1653

French Classicism

1650

Jean Baptiste Colbert Becomes the French Minister of Finance

1668

"Candide" - Voltaire

1759

The French Revolution

1789

Establishment of Committee of Public Safety

1793

Execution of King Louis XVI

1793

Execution of Marie Antoinette

1793

Execution of Robespierre

1794

The Directory

1795

Louis XVIII Coronation

1795

Coupe d'etat

1799

Romanticism Emerges

1800

Napoleonic Wars

1803 - 1815

Napoleonic Code

1804

Charles X Coronation/Abdication

1825 - 1830

Revolution of 1830

1830

Louis Phillip Coronation/ Abdication!

1830 - 1848

The Bloody June Days

1848

Louis Napoleon Elected as President

1848

Literary and Artistic Realism

1850

Louis Napoleon —> Napoleon III as emperor

1852

Baron Haussman Remodels Paris

1853

"Germ Theory" - Pasteur

1862

Third Republic of France Begins

1870

Paris Commune Resists Prussia

1871

Boulanger Affair

1887

Dreyfus Affair

1894

“J’Accuse” - Emile Zola

1898

Holy Roman Empire/Germany

Kepler’s Laws of Planetary Motion

1619

Hanover Dynasty Begins

1714

Frederick the Great’s Rule

1740 - 1786

Maria Theresa’s rule

1740 - 1780

War of Austrian Sucession

1740

Reign of Joseph II

1765 - 1790

Civil Constitution of the Clergy

1790

Declaration of Pillnitz

1791

Confederation of the Rhine

1806

Burschenscaften Is Formed

1815

Friedrich List’s Economic Nationalism!

1815

Carlsbad Decrees

1819

Zollverein

1834

Frankfurt Assembly

1848

William I Crowned German Emperor (kaiser)

1861

Bismarck Becomes Chancellor of Germany

1862

“Iron and Blood" Speech - Bismarck

1862

Kulturkampf - Bismarck

1864

Augsleich (Compromise of 1867)

1867

Unification Complete

1871

Berlin Conference

1878

Italy

Baroque Art

1600

Galileo Put on Trial

1633

Cavour Begins Unification Process

1848

Garibaldi gives S. Italy to Cavour to join with the N. lands

1848

Mazzini Advocates for Italian Unification

1851

Victor Emmanuel Crowned King

1861

Unification Complete

1870

Impressionist Movement

1870 - 1885

Post-Impressionism

1885

Russia

Peter the Great Comes Into Power

1643

Construction of St. Petersburg

1703

Reign of Catherine the Great

1762 - 1796

Pugachev Rebellion

1773

Decembrist Revolt

1825

Alexander II Frees Serfs

1861

Assassination of Alexander II

1881

General Europe

30 Years' War

1618

Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden Dies

1632

"Night Watch" - Rembrandt

1642

Peace of Westphalia

1648

Golden Age of the Dutch Republic

1648

"The Astronomer" - Vermeer

1668

"2nd Treatise of Government" - Locke

1689

The Northern Walls

1700

War of Spanish Sucession

1701

Treaty of Utrecht

1713

"Spirit of the Laws" - Montesquieu

1748

"Encyclopedie" - Diderot

1751

Seven Years War

1754

"Emilie" - Rousseau

1762

Treaty of Paris

1763

The 3 Partitions of Europe

1772 - 1795

Continental System

1806

Congress of Vienna

1814

Greek Independence

1832

Early Utopian Socialist ideas emerge: Charles Fourier, Louis Blanc

1848

Revolutions of 1848

1848

Crimean War

1853 - 1856

Danish wars

1859

Austro-Prussian War

1860

Franco-Prussian War

1870