Period 5 (1750 - 1914)

Inventions

James Watts perfected Steam Engine

1765

Spinning Mule Developed

1779

Cotton Gin Developed

1793

Bessemer Process Developed

1856

Wars/Rebellions

French Revolution

1789 - 1799

Haitian Revolution

1797 - 1803

American Revolution

1797 - 1804

Wars of Independence in Latin America

1810 - 1825

War of Greek Independence

1821 - 1827

Opium War

1839 - 1842

Taiping Rebellion

1850 - 1864

Crimean War

1853 - 1856

Meiji Restoration

1868

Boer War

1899 - 1902

Boxer Rebellion

1899 - 1901

Russo Japanese War

1904 - 1905

Famous People

Toussaint Louverture

1744 - 1803

Reign of King Louis XVI

1774 - 1793

Simon Bolivar

1783 - 1830

Reign of Napoleon

1799 - 1814

Henry Ford and the Assembly Line

1913

Events

Congress of Vienna

1814 - 1815

Communistisch Manifest

1848

Sepoy Rebellion

1857 - 1858

The Origin of Species

1859

Suez Canal

1859 - 1869

Unification of Italy

1859 - 1870

Emancipation of Russian Serfs

1861

Unification of Germany

1862 - 1871

Berlin West Africa Conference

1884 - 1885

Indian National Congress

1885

Panama Canal

1904 - 1914

All-India Muslim League Founded

1906