Period 1 AP Euro

Big Events

New Monarchs

1400 - 1650

Renaissance Art

1450 - 1500

Printing Press

1450

Gutenburg

Age of DEC

1450 - 1648

Colombian Exchange, Price Revolution, market economy/joint-stock

Renaissance

1450 - 1650

Decline of indigenous-New World

1492 - 1700

Christian/Northern Humanism

1500 - 1600

Thomas More

Vespucci

1500

(Italian) Found New World

Reformation

1517 - 1648

Martin Luther, Zwingli, Calvin, Henry VIII

Calvinism

1541

Copernicus

1543

On the Revolutions

Scientific Revolution

1543 - Approx. 1700

Galen/Vesalius/Harvey/Boyle/Bacon and Descartes

Catholic/Counter Reformation

1545 - 1648

Council of Trent/Holy Office, Jesuit Order (int'l)

Age of Absolutism

Approx. 1600 - Approx. 1750

Thirty Years War

1618 - 1648

Last Religious War, Peace of Westphalia in 1648, established sovereign states

Galileo Trial

1633

Royal Society of London

1660

Newton

1687

Law of Motion

France

Charles VII

1422 - 1461

Louis XI

1461 - 1483

Loius XII

1498 - 1515

Francis I

1515 - 1547

Henry VI (Navarre)

1589 - 1610

New France

1600

West Indies/Canada

Louis XIII (Richlieu)

1610 - 1643

Louis XIV

1643 - 1715

England

Edward IV/Richard II/Henry VII

1461 - 1509

Anglican Church

1534

Henry VIII

Elizabeth I

1558 - 1603

New England Settlement

1600

Coast of New World

Constitutionalism

1600 - 1700

James I, Charles I, divine right

English Civil War

1642 - 1649

Oliver Cromwell

1649 - 1660

Stuart Restoration

1660 - 1688

Charles II, James II

Glorious Revolution

1688

Mary and William of Orange, agreed to Bill of Rights, parliament

Spain

King Ferdinand/Queen Isabella

1474 - 1504

Spanish Inquisition

1478 - 1834

Christopher Columbus

1492

Magellan

1519

Around the world, Portuguese origin

Cortes

1519

Settles in Mexico, conquistador, conquered Aztecs

Pizzaro

1533

Conquers Incan Empire

Portugal

Vasco de Gama

1498

Route to India

(P)Russia

Frederick William "Elector"

1640 - 1688

Peter the Great

1682 - 1725

King Frederick William I

1713 - 1740