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Events

Black Death

1348 - 1351

End of the Great Schism

1415

Council of Constance burns Jan Hus

Fall of Constantinople

1453

Constantinople falls to the Turks
Also the end of hundred years' war between France and England

Gutenberg's Printing Press

1454

War of the Roses

1455 - 1485

Columbus sails to Americas

1492

Reconquista by Ferdinand and Isabella

Machievelli's The Prince

1513

Martin Luther

1517

Cortez conquered the Aztecs

1519

Reign of Charles V

1519 - 1556

Magellen's circumnavigation of the world

1522

Act of Supremacy

1534

Calvin's publication

1536

Institutes of the Christian Religion

Loyola founds the Jesuits

1540

Copernicus' publication

1543

On the Revolution of the Heavenly Orbs

Council of Trent

1545

The beginning of counter reformation

Peace of Ausburg

1555

Reign of Elizabeth I

1558 - 1603

Eighty Years War

1566 - 1648

Between Spain and the United Provinces

St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre

1572

Catholics in France massacred the Huguenots
War of the 3 Henry's

Spanish Armada destroyed

1588

Destroyed by "protestant wind (England)"

Edict of Nantes

1598

End of the religious wars

British and Dutch East India companies

1600 - 1602

Galileo's Telescope

1609

Bank of Amsterdam

1609

The Thirty Years' War

1618 - 1648

Begins as civil war in Germany; turned into international fight in German land
Mark the fall of the Habsburg

Reign of Louis XIV

1643 - 1715

Peace of Westphalia

1648

End of the 80 years' war between Spain and the United Provinces of Netherlands

Execution of Charles I

1649

Commonwealth begins in England

Navigation Act

1651

Hobbes Leviathan

1651

Stuart Restoration in England

1660

Revocation of Edict of Nantes

1685

Newton's Principia Mathematica

1687

Glorious Revolution

1688

English Bill of Rights

1689

Locke's Two Treatises on Government

1689

Social contractors

War of the Spanish Succession

1701 - 1714

Mark the rise of the British people

Treaty of Utrecht

1713

Bubble burst

1720

South Sea and Mississippi Company

War of the Austrian Succession

1756 - 1763

Maria Theresa and Frederick accede

Diderot's Encyclopedia

1772

Adam Smith's Wealth of Nations

1776

French Revolution

1789 - 1799

Wollstonecraft's Vindication of the Rights of Woman

1792

Everything Else that Happened!