AP European History Timeline

Events

Imperialism

1448 - Approx. 1945

Tories (Conservatives)

1700 - 1800

Liberalism ( French Enlightenment)

1700 - 1799

Voltaire started supported Monarchs but switched to be an avid supporter of human rights. Montesquieu supported liberal government with a constitution supporting individual rights as a replacement for enlightened despots

Whigs (Liberal Democrats)

1700 - 1800

Conservative Monarch (Prince Metternich)

1773 - 1859

Feminism Origin (French Revolution)

1789 - 1799

Romanticism

1789 - 1848

Early Communism (Marxism)

1840 - 1916

Italian Nationalism

1847 - 1861

Marxism

1850 - 1900

Realism

1850 - Approx. 1900

Fascist Italy Independence to Fall

1914 - 1943

Early Communist States (Stalinism)

1917 - 1947

Fascist Germany Rise to Fall (Nazi)

1933 - 1945

Liberalism/Capitalism (Keynesian Economics Depression)

1933 - 1936

Charles de Gaulle (Republican France)

1940 - 1976

Communism Spreads (Pre-Cold War)

1945 - 1957

Communism Cold War and Revisionism

1957 - 1979