Learning Module 2 Timeline

People

Nicolaus Copernicus

1473 - 1543

Galileo Galilei

1564 - 1642

Katib Chelebi

1608 - 1657

Jan Van Riebeek

1619 - 1677

Margaret Cavendish

1623 - 1673

King Louis XVI

1638 - 1715

Maria Winkelmann

1670 - 1720

Events

Coffee introduced to Europe in Turkish siege of Vienna

1527

Copernicus proposed Heliocentrism and initiated the Scientific Revolution

1543

Coffee introduced to Asia Minor

1543

Edict of Nantes

1598

Galileo's "The Starry Messenger"

1610

30 Years War

1618 - 1648

Edict to close coffeehouses by Ghazi Gultan Murad

1633

Encounters begin between Dutch and the Khoi in South Africa

1652

Dutch quotes from North America about the effect of disease on native people

1656

King Louis XIV wrote a letter to King of Tonkin

1681

Edict of Nantes revoked by King Louis XIV

1685

Winkelmann applied to be an assistant astronomer

1710