Learning Module #2 Timeline

Events

Turkish siege of Vienna - coffee arrives in Europe

1527

Coffee comes to Asia Minor

1543

Beginning of Scientific Revolution (Copernicus proposes Heliocentrism)

1543

Edict of Nantes

1598

Galileo's Starry Messenger

1610

Thirty Years War

1618 - 1648

Ghazi Gultan Murad passes edict to close all coffeehouses in Istanbul

1633

Encounters begin between Dutch and Khoi in South African Cape

1652

Reported that New Netherland natives have lost 9/10ths of their population to smallpox

1656

King Louis XIV writes letter to King of Tonkin

1681

King Louis XIV revokes Edict of Nantes

1685

Winkelmann applies to be assistant astronomer

1710

People

Nicholas Copernicus

1473 - 1543

Galileo Galilei

1564 - 1642

Katib Chelebi

1608 - 1657

Jan van Riebeeck

1619 - 1677

Margaret Cavendish

1623 - 1673

King Louis XIV

1638 - 1715

Maria Winkelmann

1670 - 1720