Important Events in History

Main

Rome is founded

753 B.C.

Constantinople founded

330

Birth of Ottoman Empire

Approx. 1300

Italian Renaissance

1300 - 1500

Black Death reaches Europe

1347

First settlers from Europe into North America

1500 - 1600

Elizabeth I comes into power

1558

Age of Enlightment

1600 - 1700

French Revolution

1789

Great Depression begins

1929

U.S. Astronauts land on moon

1969

Fall of Berlin Wall

1989