Age of Revolution

Events

The Sugar Act

April 5 1764

The Stamp Act

March 22, 1765

Boston massacre

March 5 1770

Boston Tea Party

December 16, 1773

Watt's Steam Engine

1775

American Rev.

1776 - 1783

Declaration of Independence

July 4, 1776

Battle of Saratoga

September 19, 1777

Industrial Revolution

1780 - 1849

Industrial take-off

1780

Siege of Yorktown

October 19, 1781

Treaty of Paris

September 3rd 1783

Storming of Bastille

July 14 1789

French Revolution

July 14th 1789 - November 9th 1799

Feudalism Abolished

Aug 4 1789

Reign of Terror

Jan 21, 1793 - 1794

Execution of Louis XVI...

January 21 1793

Execution of Robespierre

July 28, 1794

Coup d'etat

November 9th 1799

Napoleonic Wars

Nov 10, 1799 - 1815

First steam locomotive

1804

Battle of Trafalgar

October 21, 1805

Battle of Austerlitz

December 2nd 1805

Invasion of Russia

1812

Battle of the Nations

October 16th 1813

Battle of Waterloo

June 18th 1815