Ap Euro

Events

Middle Ages

500 AD - 1500

Charlemagne

800

the beginning of the Holy Roman Empire

King John (England)

1199 - 1216

"Robin Hood"

Magna Carta signed

1215

Dante Alighieri

1265 - 1321

Tuscan Poet

King Edward I (England)

1272 - 1307

Marco Polo (Italian adventurer)

1275 - 1292

"Babylonian Captivity" avignon papacy

1309 - 1378

time period where popes lived in Avigon under direct influence of the king of France

Dante's Divine Comedy

1321

Edward III

1327 - 1377

Hundred Years' War

1337 - 1453

Bubonic plaugereaches Constantinople from Asia

1347

Ciompi Revolt "the wooden shoes"

1378

Poor revolted in response to italian elite

Peasants' Revolt in England

1381

Cosimo de' Medici

1389 - 1464

Medici's line seized control of Florentine political life

The Renissance

1400 - 1580

Habsburg line held position of Holy Roman Emperor

1438 - 1740

Francesco Sforza

1447

a condottieri (mercenary) married the illegitimate daughter of the last Visconti duke

Lorenzo the Magnificent

1449 - 1492

Christopher Columbus

1451 - 1506

Leonardo da Vinci

1452 - 1519

Printing Press

1453

Jacob Fugger

1455 - 1525

merchant/banker who's family intersected with economic growthand statemaking in Central Europe

Niccolo Machiavelli

1469 - 1527

Michelangelo

1475 - 1564

Raphael

1483 - 1520

Bartholomew Dias

1487

first rounded the Cape of Good Hope

Charles VIII (French) invades Italy

1494

Vasco da Gama

1498

Brought spices from India back to Europe

Pope Leo X

1513 - 1521

Battle of Norara

1513

Swiss soldiers defeated a French army in northern Italy

Venice establishes the first Jewish "ghetto

1516

Protestant Reformation

1517 - 1564

Luther and Calvin

Scientific Revolution

1546 - 1650

Featured Galileo and Newton

Peace of Augsburg

1555

Stated that princes in the HRE could choose the religion of their region

Edict of Nantes

1598

30 years war

1618 - 1648

Treaty of Westphalia

1648