Learning Module #2

Events

Nicholas Copernicus (1473-1543)

1473 - 1543

Coffee first introduced in Europe (1527)

1527

Galileo Galilei (1564-1642)

1564 - 1642

Johannes Kepler (1571-1630)

1571 - 1630

Rene Descartes (1596-1650)

1596 - 1650

Edict of Nantes (1598)

1598

Slave Trade (17th Century)

1601

Katib Chelebi (1608-1657)

1608 - 1657

"The Starry Messenger" 1610

1610

Jan van Riebeeck (1619-1677)

1619 - 1677

Margaret Cavendish (1623-1673)

1623 - 1673

Discourse on Method (1637)

1637

King Louis XIV (1638-1715)

1638 - 1715

Isaac Newton (1642-1727)

1642 - 1727

Maria Winkelmann (1670-1720)

1670 - 1720

King Louis XIV wrote to king of Tonkin; Christian missionaries in Vietnam (1681)

1681

Edict of Fontainebleau

1685