AP Euro Timeline

Events

Hundred Years War

1337 - 1453

A war that lasted for 116 years between France and England.

Black Death

1346 - 1400

A plague brought over from Asia via rats that decimated a 1/3 of Europe's population.

Italian Renaissance

1350 - 1527

A movement of intellectual and artistic development as the nation moved away from Rome's influence.

Erasmus

1466 - 1534

Copernicus

1473 - 1543

Commercial Revolution

1488 - 1776

A period of colonization and mercantilism , ending during the time of the American revolution.

Columbus's Discovery of the New World

1492

Mannerism (art style)

1500 - 1580

Witch Hunts

1500 - 1750

Rule of King Henry VIII of England

1509 - 1547

Reformation

1517 - 1648

After Luther posted his 95 thesis, a protestant reformation expanded across over 100 years.

Luthers posts his 95 Thesis

October 31, 1517

Diet of Worms

1521

German Peasant Revolts

1524 - 1527

John Calvin and the Calvinists

1530

Council of Trent

1545 - 1563

Rule of Mary I of England

1553 - 1558

Peace of Augsburg

1555

Dutch Golden Age Art

1560 - 1650

French Wars on Religion

1562 - 1598

Dutch Revolt

1568 - 1648

Dutch Golden Age

1570 - 1650

Boroque

1580 - 1800

Rule of King Henry IV of France

1589 - 1610

Edict of Nantes

1598

Rule of Louis XIII

1610 - 1643