Bill of Rights settles succession to the throne and declares illegal various grieances; Toleration Act grants rights to Trinitarian Protestant dissenters
the conflict with France
William III defeats Irish and Freanch army
Triennial Act sets the maximum duration of a parliament at three years
Act of Settlement settles the royal succession on the descendants of Sophia of Hanover
British, Dutch, German and Austrian troops defeat French and Bavarian forces; British capture of Gibratar from Spain
it cloncludes the War of the Spanish succession
jacobite rebellion aimed at overthrowing the Hanoverisn succession fails
it sets the maximum duration of a parliament at seven years
suspension of convocation
many investors ruined after spaculation in the stock of the South Sea Company
the most notable Jacobite plot
Walpole has to abandom his plans to reorganize the customs and excise.
the start of Methodism
Anglo-Spanish naval war
the duke of Cumberland routs the Jacobite army
Peace of Aix-la-Chapelle concludes it.
Britain allied with Frederick the Great of Prussia against France, Autria and Russia.
British victory over Bengal
American Colonists protest against the East India Company`s monopoly of tea exports to America
American Victory Over British troops
It recognizes independence of American Colonies