Europe changes

Main

Kepler’s Laws of Planetary Motion!

1619

King Gustavus Adolphus dies!

1632

Rembrandt paints “Night Watch”!

1642

-Golden Age of the Dutch Republic!

1648

Thirty Years War!

1648

Peace of Westphalia!

1648

Vermeer paints “The Astronomer”!

1668

Northern Wars!

1700

War of Spanish Succession!

1701

Treaty of Utrecht !

1701

Each of the 3 partitions of Poland!

1722

Frederick the Great’s rule!

1740

Maria Theresa’s rule!

1740

War of Austrian Succession!

1740

Seven Years War

1754

-American Revolution!

1765

Joseph II’s rule!

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

Marx & Engels “The Communist Manifesto”!

1848

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

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