History of Government

Events

Classical Republics

509

Roman Republic
Classic Athens
Republic of Venice

Magna Carta

1215

Creation of the Parliament

1238

Renaissance

1350 - 1500

Reformation

1517 - 1650

Colonial Governments

1602 - 1776

Mayflower Compact

1620

Petition of Right

1628

John Locke

1632 - 1704

Age of Enlightenment

1650 - 1700

English Bill of Rights

1689

Cato's Letters

1720 - 1723

Continental Congress

1774

Declaration of Independence

1776

State Governments

1781 - 1787