Baroque Era, 1600-1750

Events

John Farmer, 1570-1601, England

1570 - 1601

Galileo identifies gravity

1602

Shakespeare publishes Hamlet

1603

First slaves brought to America, 1619

1619

Purcell, 1659-1695, England

1659 - 1695

Louis XIV builds Versailles Palace

1661

Antonio Vivaldi, 1678-1741, Italy

1678 - 1741

GF Handel, 1685-1759, Germany

1685 - 1759

Bach, 1685-1750, Germany

1685 - 1750

Domenico Scarlatti, 1685-1757, Italy

1685 - 1757

Voltaire is born, 1694

1694