1500-1800 European Politics by Jacob Lisner

Eras

Reformation

1500 - 1648

Age of Exploration

1500 - 1700

Scientific Revolution

1546 - 1700

Age of Absolutism

1627 - 1792

Age of Enlightenment

1721 - 1794

Wars

Peasant's War

1520 - 1524

First Hapsburg-Valois War

1521 - 1525

Second Hapsburg-Valois War

1527 - 1529

Swiss Civil War of 1531

1531

Third Hapsburg-Valois War

1535 - 1538

Fourth Hapsburg-Valois War

1542 - 1544

Schmalkaldic Wars

1546 - 1555

French Wars of Religion

1562 - 1598

Netherlands Revolt Begins

1566

War of the Three Henries

1588 - 1589

Spanish Armada is Defeated

1588

Twelve-year truce (Spain and Netherlands)

1609

30 Years War Bohemian Phase

1618 - 1625

30 Years War Danish Phase

1625 - 1629

30 Years War Swedish Phase

1630 - 1635

30 Years War Franco-Swedish Phase

1635 - 1648

English Civil War

1642 - 1646

Peace of Westphalia

1648

Peace of the Pyrenees

1659

First War of Louis XIV

1667 - 1668

Dutch War of Louis XIV

1672 - 1678

War of the League of Ausburg

1689 - 1697

The Great Northern War

1701 - 1721

War of Spanish Succession

1702 - 1713

Peace of Utrecht

1713

Peace of Nystadt

1721

War of Austrian Succession

1740 - 1748

Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle

1748

Seven Years' War

1756 - 1763

France

Francis I Reign

1515 - 1547

First Hapsburg-Valois War

1521 - 1525

Second Hapsburg-Valois War

1527 - 1529

Third Hapsburg-Valois War

1535 - 1538

Institutes of the Christian Religion publication

1536

Ecclesiastical Ordinances

1541

Fourth Hapsburg-Valois War

1542 - 1544

Henry II Reign

1548 - 1559

Catherine de' Medici Reign

1559 - 1589

Charles IX Reign

1560 - 1574

French Wars of Religion

1562 - 1598

Huguenot Massacre at Vassy

1562

Saint Bartholomew's Day Massacrre

1572

Henry III Reign

1574 - 1589

Formation of Holy League

1576

War of the Three Henries

1588 - 1589

Coronation of Henry IV

1594

Edict of Nantes

1598

Champlain established Quebec

1608

Louis XIII Reign

1610 - 1643

Cardinal Richelieu as Chief Minister

1624 - 1642

Franco-Swedish Phase of 30 Years War

1635 - 1648

Cardinal Mazarin as Chief Minister

1642 - 1661

Battle of Racroi

1643

Louis XIV Reign

1643 - 1715

Peace of Westphalia

1648

First Fronde

1648 - 1649

Second Fronde

1650 - 1652

Peace of the Pyrenees

1659

First War of Louis XIV

1667 - 1668

Dutch War of Louis XIV

1672 - 1678

Edict of Fontainbleau

1685

War of the League of Ausburg

1689 - 1697

War of Spanish Succession

1702 - 1713

Peace of Utrecht

1713

Peace of Rastatt

1714

Louis XV Reign (Madame de Pompadour)

1715 - 1774

The War of the Austrian Succession

1740 - 1748

Treaty of Aix-La-Chapelle

1748

Seven Years' War

1756 - 1763

Battle of Rossbach

1757

British capture of Forts Duquesne and Louisbourg

1758

Battle of Quebec

1759

Treaty of Paris

1763

Louis XVI Reign (Marie Antoinette)

1774 - 1792

Great Fear

1780 - 1790

Treaty of Paris (American Revolution)

1783

Charles de Calonne calls "assembly of notables"

1787

Estates-General opens at Versailles

1789

Tennis Court Oath (formation of National Assembly)

1789

Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen

1789

Women's March on Versailles

1789

New Constitution

1791

Declaration of War on Austria

1792

Execution of Louis XVI

1793

Committee of Public Safety universal mobilization

1793

Spain

Cortes Conquers the Aztecs

1519 - 1522

Pizarro Conquers the Inca

1530 - 1535

Philip II Reign

1556 - 1598

Netherlands Revolt

1566

Battle of Lepanto

1571

Union of Arras

1579

Spanish Armada is defeated

1588

Philip III Reign

1598 - 1621

Twelve-year truce

1609

Catholic League

1609

Bohemian Phase of 30 Years War

1618 - 1625

Battle of White Mountain

1620

Philip IV Reign

1621 - 1665

Count of Olivares is Chief Minister

1625 - 1660

Franco-Swedish phase

1635 - 1648

Battle of Rocroi

1643

Peace of Westphalia

1648

Peace of the Pyrenees

1659

Dutch War of Louis XIV

1672 - 1678

War of the League of Ausburg

1689 - 1697

Philip V Reign

1700 - 1746

War of Spanish Succession

1702 - 1713

Peace of Utrecht

1713

Charles III Reign

1759 - 1788

England

Henry VIII Reign

1509 - 1547

Utopia

1516

Act of Supremacy

1534

Thomas More is beheaded

1535

Edward VI Reign

1547 - 1553

Bloody Mary Reign

1553 - 1558

Elizabeth I Reign

1558 - 1603

Spanish Armada is defeated

1588

British East India Trading Company Established

1600

James I Reign

1603 - 1625

Jamestown Established

1607

Reign of Charles I

1625 - 1649

Charles I calls the Long Parliament (Triennial Act)

1640 - 1641

English Civil War

1642 - 1646

Cromwell Begins Second Civil War

1648

Charles I is Executed

1649

Cromwell's Reign

1649 - 1658

Charles II Reign

1660 - 1685

First War of Louis XIV (Triple Alliance)

1667 - 1668

Test Act

1673

James II Reign

1685 - 1688

First Declaration of Indulgence

1687

Glorious Revolution

1688

War of the League of Ausburg

1689 - 1697

William III of Orange and England Reign

1689 - 1702

Bill of Rights

1689

War of Spanish Succession

1702 - 1713

Queen Anne Reign

1702 - 1714

Peace of Utrecht

1713

George I Reign

1714 - 1727

Robert Walpole is prime minister

1721 - 1742

George II Reign

1727 - 1760

War of Austrian Succession

1740 - 1748

Treaty of Aix-La-Chapelle

1748

Seven Years' War

1756 - 1763

Battle of Plassey

1757

Pitt the Elder is prime minister

1757 - 1761

British capture of Forts Duquesne and Louisbourg

1758

Battle of Quebec

1759

George III Reign

1760 - 1820

Treaty of Paris

1763

William Pitt the Younger is prime minister

1783 - 1801

Treaty of Paris (American Revolution)

1783

Netherlands

House of Fugger trade dominance

1510 - 1550

Netherlands Revolt

1566

Pacification of Ghent

1576

Union of Utrecht

1579

Dutch East India Company is Established

1602

Twelve-year truce

1609

Dutch seize Malacca

1641

Independence of the United Provinces

1648

First War of Louis XIV (Triple Alliance)

1667 - 1668

Dutch War of Louis XIV

1672 - 1678

William III Head of the House of Orange

1672 - 1702

War of the League of Ausburg

1689 - 1697

War of Spanish Succession

1702 - 1713

Peace of Utrecht

1713

Russia

Ivan IV the Terrible Reign

1533 - 1584

Time of Troubles

1598 - 1613

Michael Romanov Reign

1613 - 1645

Peter the Great Reign

1689 - 1725

The Great Northern War

1701 - 1712

Battle of Poltava

1709

Peace of Nystadt

1721

Seven Years' War

1756 - 1763

Battle of Rossbach

1757

Catherine II the Great Reign

1762 - 1796

Peace of Hubertusburg

1763

First Partition of Poland

1772

Pugachev's rebellion

1773 - 1775

Treaty of Kuchuk-Kainarji

1774

Charter for the Nobility

1785

Second Partition of Poland

1793

Third Partition of Poland

1795

Holy Roman Empire

The Handbook of the Christian Knight

1503

The Praise of Folly

1511

99 Thesis

1517

Charles V Reign

1519 - 1556

Peasant's War

1520 - 1524

Counter-Reformation (Mother Theresa)

1520 - 1580

Diet of Worms

1521

First Hapsburg-Valois War

1521 - 1525

Zwinglian Reformation

1523 - 1529

Second Hapsburg-Valois War

1527 - 1529

Seige of Vienna

1529

Marburg Colloquy

1529

Diet of Augsburg

1530

Formation of Schmalkaldic League

1531

Swiss Civil War of 1531

1531

New Jerusalem in Munster

1534 - 1535

Third Hapsburg-Valois War

1535 - 1538

Jesuits Established

1540

Fourth Hapsburg-Valois War

1542 - 1544

Council of Trent

1545 - 1563

Schmalkaldic Wars

1546 - 1555

Peace of Augsburg

1555

Protestant Union

1608

Prussia (Northern HRE)

Danish Phase in 30 Years War

1625 - 1629

Edict of Restitution

1629

Swedish Phase of 30 Years War

1630 - 1635

Battle of Lutzen

1632

Battle of Nordlingen

1634

Franco-Swedish Phase of the 30 Years War

1635 - 1648

Frederick William the Great Elector Reign

1640 - 1688

Peace of Westphalia

1648

Dutch War of Louis XIV

1672 - 1678

Frederick III Reign

1688 - 1713

War of the League of Ausburg

1689 - 1697

War of Spanish Succession

1702 - 1713

Peace of Utrecht

1713

Frederick William I Reign

1713 - 1740

Frederick II the Great Reign

1740 - 1786

War of Austrian Succession

1740 - 1748

Treaty of Aix-La-Chapelle

1748

Seven Years' War

1756 - 1763

Battle of Rossbach

1757

Peace of Hubertusburg

1763

First Partition of Poland

1772

Declaration of Pillnitz

1791

Second Partition of Poland

1793

Third Partition of Poland

1795

Austria (Eastern HRE)

Archduke Ferdinand becomes king of Bohemia

1617

Bohemian Phase of 30 Years War

1618 - 1625

Battle of White Mountain

1620

Leopold I Reign

1658 - 1705

Seige of Vienna

1683

Treaty of Karlowitz

1699

War of Spanish Succession

1702 - 1713

Charles VI Reign

1711 - 1740

Peace of Utrecht

1713

Maria Theresa Reign

1740 - 1780

War of Austrian Succession

1740 - 1748

Treaty of Aix-La-Chapelle

1748

Seven Years' War

1756 - 1763

Battle of Rossbach

1757

Peace of Hubertusburg

1763

First Partition of Poland

1772

Joseph II Reign

1780 - 1790

Declaration of Pillnitz

1791

Second Partition of Poland

1793

Third Partition of Poland

1795

Scandinavian Countries

Christian II of Denmark is overthrown

1520

Christian IV Reign of Denmark

1588 - 1648

Gustavus Adolphus reign in Sweden

1611 - 1632

Danish Phase of 30 Years War

1625 - 1629

Edict of Restitution

1629

Battle of Lutzen

1632

Christina Adolphus Reign of Sweden

1633 - 1654

Battle of Nordlingen

1634

Charles X Reign of Sweden

1654 - 1660

Charles XI Reign of Sweden

1660 - 1697

First War of Louis XIV (Triple Alliance)

1667 - 1668

Christian V Reign of Denmark

1670 - 1699

War of the League of Ausburg

1689 - 1697

Charles XII Reign of Sweden

1697 - 1718

The Great Northern War

1701 - 1721

Battle of Poltava

1709

Peace of Nystadt

1721

Christain VII reign of Denmark

1766 - 1808

Gustavus III Reign in Sweden

1771 - 1792

Portugal

Portuguese Armada Secure Indian Ocean

1509

Albuquerque Conquers Malacca

1511

Pombal Reign

1699 - 1782

Other

Suleiman the Magnificent Ottoman Reign

1520 - 1566

Clement VII Papal Reign

1523 - 1529

Sack of Rome

1527

Paul III Papal Reign

1534 - 1549

Society of Jesus Established

1540

Roman Inquisition Established

1542

Council of Trent

1545 - 1563

Francis Xavier arrives in Japan

1549

Paul IV Papal Reign

1555 - 1559

Battle of Lepanto

1571

Turkish Defeat at Vienna

1683

First Partition of Poland

1772

Second Partition of Poland

1793

Third Partition of Poland

1795