Europe

Europe

Ancient Greece

2000 B.C. - 300 B.C.

Ancient Rome

500 B.C. - 500 A.D.

Middle Ages

500 - 1200

Magna Carta limits English Monarchy

1215

Commercial Revolution

1250 - 1700

Renaissance

1300 - 1600

Bubonic Plague

1340 - 1400

Scientific Revolution

1500 - 1700

Age of Absolutism

1500 - 1800

Protestant Reformation

1500 - 1600

Enlightenment

1550 - 1789

Puritan Revolution (England)

1642 - 1651

Glorious Revolution (England)

1688 - 1689

Agricultural Revolution

1700 - 1850

Industrial Revolution

1750 - 1900

French Revolution

1789 - 1815

Congress of Vienna

1815

Age of Imperialism

1850 - 1914

Unification of Itay

1871

Unification of Germany

1871

Russian Revolution of 1905

1905

World War I

1914 - 1918

Sinking of the Lusitania

1915

Bolshevik/ Russian Revolution of 1917

1917

League of Nations created

1920

Mussolini takes power in Itay

1922

Great Depression

1929 - 1939

Stalin takes power in Russia

1929

Ukrainian Genocide

1932 - 1933

Hitler takes power in Germany

1933

World War II

1939 - 1945

Holocaust

1941 - 1945

Battle of Stalingrad

1942

D-Day Invasion

1944

United Nations created

1945

Cold War

1947 - 1991

USSR launches Sputnik

1957

Berlin Wall built

1961

Gorbachev's Perestroika

1986

Gorbachev's Glasnost

1988

Berlin Wall is taken down

1989

Soviet Union collapses

1991

Bosnian Genocide

1995