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Events

Constantinople is sacked by Muslim forces

1453

Bartholemew Diaz rounds the Cape of Good Hope

1488

Columbus encounters the Americans (God, Glory, and Gold)

1492

Martin Luther posts the 95 Theses

1517

Diet of Worms declares Martin Luther as outlaw

1520

The Peasants Revolt takes place in Germany

1524 - 1525

Act of Supremacy passed in England. Henry VIII becomes head of the Anglican church

1534

Council of Trent begins. The Counter Reformation.

1545

Peace of Augsburg

1555

War of the Three Henrys in France

1585 - 1589

Spanish Armada destroyed by English and the Protestant Wind

1588

Elizabeth I dies- Tudor Dynasty ends and the Stuart Dynasty begins

1603

The Thirty Years War (Treaty of Westphalia ends the war 1648)

1618 - 1648

English Civil War (Roundheads vs. Cavaliers)

1642 - 1646

Era of Louis XIV (The Sun King)

1643 - 1715

Charles I is executed. Oliver Cromwell begins his rule.

1649

Stuart Restoration in England through Charles II

1660

Glorious Revolution in England. William and Mary of Orange replace James II and sign the English Bill of Rights.

1688 - 1689

Reign of Peter the Great in Russia

1689 - 1725

The Seven Year War

1756 - 1763