CIVICS

Events

Frisian Freedom

1101 - 1524

Magna Carta

June 15, 1215

Dithmarschen Peasant's Republic

Approx. 1403 - 1559

Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth under Henrician Articles

1573 - May 3, 1791

First "Constitution" to Second Constitution and the 3rd Partition

Dutch Republic (Republic of the Seven United Netherlands)

1581 - 1795

Under Union of Utrecht

Republic of San Marino under current form of government

October 8, 1600 - Present

Excludes Declaration of Citizen's Rights

Jamestown is founded

May 4, 1607

Plymouth Colony

1620 - 1691

Petition of Right

June 7, 1628

Province of Pennsylvania

1681 - 1783

William Penn's Charter

March 4, 1681

English Bill of Rights

December 16, 1689

Swedish Age of Liberty

1718 - 1772

Seven Years' War

1754 - 1763

Reign of King George III

October 25, 1760 - January 29, 1820

Treaty of Paris (1763)

February 10, 1763

Boston Massacre

March 5, 1770

Boston Tea Party

December 16, 1773

Intolerable Acts

1774

First Continental Congress

September 5, 1774 - October 26, 1774

American Revolutionary War

April 19, 1775 - September 3, 1783

Second Continental Congress

May 10, 1775 - March 1, 1781

United States Declaration of Independence

June 1776 - July 4, 1776

Articles of Confederation

March 1, 1781 - March 4, 1789

Treaty of Paris (1783)

September 3, 1783

Ratification of the United States Constitution

September 17, 1787 - June 21, 1788