Europe changes

Main

Kepler’s Laws of Planetary Motion!

1619

King Gustavus Adolphus dies!

1632

Rembrandt paints “Night Watch”!

1642

Peace of Westphalia!

1648

Thirty Years War!

1648

-Golden Age of the Dutch Republic!

1648

Vermeer paints “The Astronomer”!

1668

Northern Wars!

1700

Treaty of Utrecht !

1701

War of Spanish Succession!

1701

Each of the 3 partitions of Poland!

1722

War of Austrian Succession!

1740

Maria Theresa’s rule!

1740

Frederick the Great’s rule!

1740

Seven Years War

1754

Joseph II’s rule!

1765

-American Revolution!

1765

Each of the 3 partitions of Poland!

1793

Each of the 3 partitions of Poland!

1795

-Congress of Vienna!

1814

Greek Independence of 1832!

1832

-Irish Potato Famine!

1845

-Early Utopian Socialist ideas emerge: Charles Fourier, Louis Blanc!

1848

Marx & Engels “The Communist Manifesto”!

1848

Crimean War begins/ends!

1853 - 1856

Danish War!

1859

Victor Emmanuel crowned king of Italy!

1861

Austro-Prussian War!

1866

Franco-Prussian War!

1870

Paris Commune resists Prussia!

1871