AP European History Timeline

Social and Intellectual Movements

Commercial Revolution

1488 - 1776

Age of Exploration

1492 - 1750

Rennesaince in Italy

1500 - 1600

Refromation

1517 - 1648

Scientific Revolution

1550 - 1700

Agricultural Revolution

1600 - 1750

English Civil War

1642 - 1645

Enlightenment

1690 - 1789

Industrial Revolution

1760 - 1840

Second Industrial Revolution

1880 - 1913

Women's Suffrage

1900 - 1918

European Union

1993

Art

Mannerism

1520 - 1580

Dutch Golden Age Art

1560 - 1650

Baroque

1600 - 1750

Neoclassicism

1700 - 1800

Rococo

1715 - 1800

Impressionism

1870 - 1890

Post-Impressionism

1880 - 1900

Cubism

1907 - 1922

Wars

Hundred Years' War

1337 - 1453

War of the Roses

1455 - 1485

French Wars of Religion

1562 - 1598

Thirty Years War

1618 - 1648

War of Spanish Succession

1702 - 1713

War of Austrian Succession

1740 - 1748

Seven Years War

1756 - 1763

French Revolution

1789 - 1799

Crimean War

1853 - 1856

World War I

1914 - 1918

Russian Revolution

1917

World War II

1939 - 1945

Cold War

1947 - 1991

Khrushchev

1953 - 1964

Breznev

1964 - 1982

Breznev Doctrine

1968

Feminism Movement

The Courtier by Castiglione

1561

Madame Geoffrin

1699 - 1777

Mary Wollstonecraft

1759 - 1797

Women's March to Versailles

1789

A Declaration on the Rights of Women and the Female Citizen

1791

A Vindication of the Rights of Women

1792

Mary Shelly

1797 - 1851

Mary Shelley, Frankenstein

1818

The Subjection of Women by John Stuart Mill

1869

A Doll's house, by Henrk Ibsen

1879

Inventions and Industrialization

Jethro Tull Invents Seed Drill

1701

Flying Shuttle Invented (John Kay)

1733

Spinning Jenny

1764

Water Frame

1769

Mule invented by Samuel Crompton

1779

Steam Engine

1781

Power Loom

1785

Cotton Gin invented by Eli Whitney

1793