A Century of Change

Devin Jiang Zero Period Euro Rolf

Events

Congress of Vienna

September 1814 - June 1815

They wanted to undo everything Napoleon accomplished. Hosted by Prince Melternich of Austria. Wanted to restore as many monarchies that had been dethroned by Napoleon as possible, and were against violence.

Corn Law in Great Britain

1815

Battle of Waterloo

June 18, 1815

The Battle of Waterloo was what brought down Napoleon, after which the Congress of Vienna met.

Mary Shelley publishes Frankenstein

1818

Mary Shelley publishes Frankenstein

1818

Peterloo Massacre

1819

Monroe Doctrine

1823

Factory Act

1833

Restricts child labor in Great Britian

Treaty of Unikar-Skelessi

February 13, 1833

Gave Russia access to the straits between Bosporus and Dardanelles. The Concert was angry that Russia was permitted to use this area, and in an effort to peaceably solve the problem held the Straits Convention of 1841.

Otto Von Bismark becomes German Chancellor

February 11, 1862

Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand Assasinated

June 28, 1914

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated, which started World War I.