AP Euro TImeline

Events

The Hundred Years War

1337 - 1453

The period of time in which the english and the french fought over rule of the french crown. Won by the French.

The Black Death

1346 - 1400

The period in which the Bubonic plague was at its worst. Killed up to 2/3 of the european population

The Italian Renaissance

1350 - 1527

A period in which the upper class saw a heightened advancement in the arts. Housed many famous artists and secular themes became more common

The Northern Renaissance

1450 - 1648

Heightened advancement of the Arts in northern Europe

Erasmus

1466 - 1537

Renaissance humanist and catholic priest

Copernicus

1473 - 1543

Heliocentric theory

Columbus Re discovers America

1492

Witch Hunts

1500 - 1750

Mannerism

1500 - 1580

Art style created in the northern renaissance. Realism but with elongated figures

King Henry VIII

1509 - 1547

The guy who had and lost 6 whole wives. Separately of course.

Luther Posts 95 thesis

Oct 13, 1517

Diet of worms

1521

Council of the City of Worms

German Peasant Revolts

1524 - 1527

John Calvin and the Calvinists

1530

The Prince is Published

1532

Council of Trent

1545 - 1563

Beginning of counter reformation

Mary I of england

1553 - 1558

Ruled briefly after Henry 8

Peace of Augsburg

1555

Each prince was to decide whether their land was going to be catholic or protestant

Elizabeth I of England

1558 - 1603

Rules for a long time after Mary

Dutch Golden Age of Art

1560 - 1650

French Wars on Religion

1562 - 1598

Dutch Revolt

1568 - 1648

Protestant Revolts from spain

Dutch Golden Age

1570 - 1650

The Baroque Peroid

1580 - 1800

Rule of King Henry IV of France

1589 - 1610

Edict of Nantes

1598

King Henry IV Granted the Huguenots substantial Rights within france

Rule of Louis XIII

1610 - 1643