Western Civ Timeline

Events

Babylonian Captivity

1309 - 1377

Hundred Years War

1337 - 1453

Renaissance

Approx. 1350 - Approx. 1600

Age of Exploration

1450 - 1650

War of the Roses

1455 - 1471

Painting of the Sistine Chapel

1508 - 1512

Henry VIII's Reign

1509 - 1547

Protestant Reformation

1517 - 1648

Starts with the publication of the 95 Theses and ends with the signing of the Peace of Westphalia to end the Thirty Years War

Martin Luther's 95 Theses Published

1517

Charles V's Reign

1519 - 1556

Habsburg-Valois Wars

1521 - 1559

Scientific Revolution

Approx. 1540 - Approx. 1700

Phillip II's Reign

1556 - 1598

Elizabeth I's Reign

1558 - 1603

European Witch Hunts

Approx. 1560 - Approx. 1660

Dutch Revolt Begins

1566

Spanish Armada Defeated

1588

30 Years War

1618 - 1648

English Civil War

1642 - 1651

Louis XIV's Reign

1643 - 1715

Glorious Revolution

1688

The Enlightenment

Approx. 1690 - Approx. 1789

Frederick William I

1713 - 1740