Untitled timeline

Timeline of important places

Texts of roman law rediscovered in Italy

1070

University of Bologna founded

1080

Paper introduced

1100

Magna Carta Signed

1215

Battle of Golden Spurs

1302

The Divine Comedy written

1308

Black Death begins

1337 - 1351

no longer submit a fuedal lord

1350

Portuguese capture Ceuta

1415

Printing Press invented

1450

University of Basel Founded

1460

Michelangelo sculpts David

1504

Portuguese capture Goa

1510

Portuguese first plant sugarcane in Brazil

1520

New Worlds first book produced

1539

Academy of Mysteries Founded in Naples

1560

Eighty Years War

1568 - 1648

Literacy rates rapidly increase

1600 - 1670

Dutch East Company founded

1602

Thirty Years War

1618 - 1648

Royal Society of London founded

1660

Great Fire of london

1666

Steam engine invented

1769

First major rail established between Liverpool and Manchester

1830

Treaty of Nanjing ends first Opium War

1842

American Medical Association Founded

1847

Western Women gain admission to college

1850

First Electrical Elevators

1880

Russo-Japanese War

1904 - 1905

Bulkan Wars

1912 - 1913

World War 1

1914 - 1918

Civil Right legislation make racial discrimination and segregation illegal

1964