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

Martin Luther's 95 Theses Published

1517

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

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