Untitled timeline

General

Thirty Years War

1618

NIght Watch painted by Rembrant

1642

Peace of Westphalia

1648

Golden Age of the Dutch Republic

1648

Vermeer Paints The Astronomer

1668

Northern Wars

1700

War of Spanish Succession

1701

Maria Theresa's rule

1740

War of Austrian Succession

1740

American revolution

1765

1st Partition of Poland

1772

2nd Partition of Poland

1793

3rd Partition of Poland

1795

Napoleonic Wars

1803

Congress of Vienna

1814

Greek Independence

1832

Revolutions of 1848

1848

Crimean War

1853 - 1856

Danish War

1859

Austro Prussian War

1866

Franco Prussian War

1870

Paris Commune resists Prussia

1871

Russia

St. Petersburg is constructed

1703

Peter the Great's Rule begins

1721

Catherine the Great begins Rule

1762

Pugachev's Rebellion

1773

Alexander II frees serfs

1861

Alexander II assasinated

1881

Germany

Confederation of the Rhine created

1806

Burschenscaften formed

1815

William I crowned German Emperor

1861

Bismark's Iron and Blood Speech

1862

Bismark's Kulturkampf

1864

Augsleich

1867

Bismark Made Chancellor of Germany

1871

German Unification complete

1871

Congress of Berlin

1878

Italy

Baroque Movement

1600

Cavour begins Italian Unification

1848

Garibaldi Gives S. Italy to Cavour

1848

Mazzini advocates for Italian Unification

1851

Victor Emmanuel crowned King of Italy

1861

Unification complete

1870

Impressionist Movement

1870

Post-Impressionism

1885

England

Long Parliament

1640

English Civil War

1642

Oliver Cromwell becomes lord protector

1653

Cromwell dies

1658

Glorious Revolution

1688

William Pitt Elder becomes Prime Minister

1766

The Wealth of Nations- Adam Smith

1776

William Pitt Younger becomes Prime Minister

1783

Declaration of Rights of Man and Citizen

1789

Tennis Court Oath

1789

Declaration of Rights of Woman and the Female citizen

1791

Luddites protest against new machines

1811

Corn Laws passed

1815

Queen Victoria coronation

1838

Corn Law repealed

1846

Gladstone becomes Prime Minister

1868

France

Versailles is constructed

1624

Louis XIV's reign begins

1643

Te Fronde

1648

French Classicism

1650

Jean Baptiste Colbert made french Minister of Finance

1668

Montesquieu's "Spirit of the Laws"

1748

Voltaire's "Candide"

1759

Rousseau's "Emile"

1762

French Revolution

1789

King Louis XVI executed

1793

Marie Antoinette executed

1793

Robespierre is executed

1794

Louis XVII coronation

1795

Napoleon Bonaparte's coup d'etat

1799

Romanticism

1800

Napoleonic Wars

1803

Code Napoleon established

1804

Charles X coronation

1825

Louis Phillip coronation

1830

The Bloody June Days

1848

Louis Napoleon elected president

1848

Literary and Artistic Realism

1850

Third Republic of France

1870

Boulanger Affair

1887

Dreyfus Affair

1894