European History

English Throne

William I

25 December 1066 - 9 September 1087

William II

9 September 1087 - 2 August 1100

Henry I

2 August 1100 - 1 December 1135

Stephen

November 1141 - 25 October 1154

Henry II

25 October 1154 - 6 July 1189

Richard I

6 July 1189 - 6 April 1199

John

6 April 1199 - 19 October 1216

Henry III

19 October 1216 - 16 November 1272

Edward I

16 November 1272 - 7 July 1307

Edward II

7 July 1307 - 25 January 1327

Edward III

1 February 1327 - 21 June 1377

Richard II

21 June 1377 - 30 September 1399

Henry IV

30 September 1399 - 20 March 1413

Henry V

21 March 1413 - 31 August 1422

Henry VI

31 August 1422 - 4 March 1461

Edward IV

4 March 1461 - 26 June 1483

Edward V

9 April 1483 - 26 June 1483

Richard III

26 June 1483 - 22 August 1485

Henry VII

Aug 23, 1485 - 21 April 1509

Henry VIII

Apr 22, 1509 - 28 January 1547

Edward VI

Jan 29, 1547 - 6 July 1553

European Thrones

Cosimo de' Medici

1434 - 1464

Lorenzo de' Medici ( the Magnificent)

2 December 1469 - 9 April 1492

Fernando II & Isabel I of Spain

15 January 1475 - 26 November 1504

Pope Julius II

31 October 1503 - 21 February 1513

Francois I of France

1 January 1515 - 31 March 1547

Louis XIV of France

14 May 1643 - 1 September 1715

Napoleon I

18 May 1804 - 22 June 1815

Napoléon III

2 December 1852 - 4 September 1870

Wars

Crusades

1095 - Approx. 1272

100 Years' War

1337 - 1453

Wars of the Roses

1455 - 1487

Battle of Lepanto

7/10/1571

30 Years' War

1618 - 1648

English Civil War

22 August 1642 - 3 September 1649

Jacobite Rebellions

Approx. 1715 - Approx. 1746

American Revolution

April 19, 1775 - April 11, 1783

French Revolution

1789 - 1799

Napoleonic Wars

18 May 1803 - 20 November 1815

First World War

28 July 1914 - 11 November 1918

Second World War

1 September 1939 - 2 September 1945

Cold War

Approx. 1945 - Approx. 1990

Art Movements

Renaissance

Approx. 1400 - Approx. 1525

Bonfire of the Vanities

1497

Mannerism

Approx. 1525 - Approx. 1600

Baroque

Approx. 1600 - Approx. 1700

Rococo

Approx. 1715 - Approx. 1774

Neoclassicism

Approx. 1750 - Approx. 1825

Neoclassicism
mid-18th Century to early-19th Century

Romanticism

Approx. 1775 - Approx. 1850

Impressionism

Approx. 1860 - Approx. 1880

Artists

Cimabue

Approx. 1240 - 1302

Giotto

1267 - 1337

Simone Martini

Approx. 1284 - 1344

Donatello

1386 - 1466

Fra Angelico

1400 - 1455

Piero Della Francesca

1410 - 1492

Botticelli

1444 - 1510

Bosch

1450 - 1516

Leonardo

1452 - 1519

Michelangelo

1475 - 1564

Titian

1477 - 1576

Raphael

1483 - 1520

Writers

Omar Khayyam

1048 - 1131

Geoffrey of Monmouth

Approx. 1100 - Approx. 1155

Chaucer

Approx. 1343 - Approx. 1400

Caxton prints the Canterbury Tales

1478

Thomas More

1478 - 1535

Book of Common Prayer

1549

Marlowe

1564 - 1593

Shakespeare

1564 - 1616

Ben Jonson

1572 - 1637

Milton

1608 - 1674

King James Bible

1611

Pepys

1633 - 1703

Daniel Defoe

1661 - 1731

Samuel Johnson

1709 - 1784

Burns

1759 - 1796

Wordsworth

1770 - 1850

Jane Austen

1775 - 1817

Byron

1788 - 1824

Dickens

1812 - 1870

Charlotte Brontë

1816 - 1855

George Eliot

1819 - 1880

Hardy

1840 - 1928

Conan Doyle

1859 - 1930

European writers

Chanson de Roland

Approx. 1040 - Approx. 1115

Dante

Approx. 1265 - Approx. 1321

Petrarch

Approx. 1304 - Approx. 1374

Gutenberg Bible

Approx. 1455

Erasmus

Approx. 1466 - Approx. 1536

Machiavelli

Approx. 1469 - Approx. 1527

Luther

Approx. 1483 - Approx. 1546

Cervantes

Approx. 1547 - Approx. 1616

Moliere

1622 - 1673

Racine

1639 - 1699

Voltaire

1694 - 1778

Goethe

1749 - 1832

Balzac

1799 - 1850

Dostoyevsky

1821 - 1881