Yorjannys' AP European Timeline

Events

100 Years War

1337 - 1453

Black Death

1346 - 1353

Great Schism

1378 - 1417

Printing Press

1440

Treaty of Lodi

1454

War of Roses

1455 - 1487

Price Revolution

1470 - 1650

Spanish Inquisition

1478 - 1834

95 Theses

1517

Diet of Worms

1521

German Peasants' Revolt

1524 - 1525

Council of Trent

1545 - 1563

Peace of Ausburg

1555

Dutch War for Independence

1566 - 1648

St. Bartholemew's Day massacre

1572

Edict of Nantes

1598

Establishment of Dutch East India Company

March 1602

Jamestown Established

1607

30 Years War

1618 - 1648

Versailles Construction

1624

Petition of Rights

1628

Short Parliament

April 1640 - May 1640

Long Parliament

November 1640 - 1660

English Revolution

1642 - 1651

Peace of Westphalia

1648

English Bill of Rights

December 1689

Enclosure Movement

1700 - 1709

War of Spanish Succession

1701 - 1714

St. Petersburg Becomes Capital of Russia

1713

Treaty of Utrecht

1713 - 1714

War of Austrian Succession

1740 - 1748

Invention of the Spinning Jenny

1764

First Continental Congress

September 1774

American Revolution

April 1775 - September 1783

Invention of the Steam Engine

1781

French Revolution: Modern Phase

1789 - 1791

Great Fear

1789

Tennis Court Oath

June 1789

French Revolution: Radical Phase

1791 - 1794

Reign of Terror

September 1793

French Revolution: Napoleonic Phase

1794 - 1799

The Directory

1795

Invention of the Railroad

1804

Establishment of the Napoleonic Code

March 1804

Napolon Named First Consul

December 1804

Concert of Europe

1815

Italian Unification

1815 - 1871

First Recognition of Electricity

1819

Peterloo Massacre

August 16, 1819

Troppau Protocol

October 1820

Decembrist Revolt

December 1825

July Revolution

July 27, 1830 - July 29, 1830

Great Reform Bill of 1832

1832

Factory Act

1833

People's Charter of 1838

1838

Invention of Photograph

1839

Corn Laws

1846 - 1856

French 2nd Republic

1848 - 1852

Revolutions of 1848

1848

Frankfurt Parliament

1848 - 1849

German Unification

1850 - 1871

Crystal Palace

1850

Crimean War

1853 - 1856

Sepoy Revolution

1857 - 1858

Danish War

1 February 1864 - 30 October 1864

Austro-Prussian War

1866

Suez Canal Completion

1869

Third French Republic

1870 - 1940

Franco-Prussian War

19 July 1870 - 10 May 1871

Telephone

1876

Russo-Turkish War

April 1877 - March, 1878

Congress of Berlin

1878

Dual Alliance Formed

1882

Reinsurance Treaty

1887

Dreyus Affair

1894

Dreyfus Affair

1894

Invention of X-rays

1895

Spanish American War

April 25, 1898 - August 12, 1898

Boer War

1899 - 1902

Wright Brothers' First Flight

1903

Entente Cordiale

1904

Russo-Japanese Revolution

1904 - 1905

Model T

1908

1st Battle of Marne

1914

Zimmerman Telegraph

Jan 1914

Assassination of Archduke F. Ferdinand

June 1914

Sinking of the Lusitania

May 1915

Treaty of Brest-Litovsk

March 3, 1918

Red Terror

2 September 1918 - October 1918

Weimar Republic

1919 - 1933

Versailles Treaty

June 1919

League of Nations

1920

Nazi Party Formed

1920

Introduction of the Dawes Plan

1924

Locarno Agreement

Oct 1925 - Dec 1925

Holocaust

Jan 1933 - May 1945

Hitler named Chancellor of Germany

January 30, 1933

Spanish Civil War

17 July 1936 - 1 April 1939

Munich Pact

1938

Battle of Britain

July 10, 1940 - October 31, 1940

Atlantic Charter

August 1941

D-Day invasion

June 6, 1944

Yalta Conference

February 4, 1945 - February 11, 1945

NATO formed

April 1945

UN Formed

Oct 1945

Nuremberg Trials

November 20, 1945 - October 1, 1946

Fourth French Republic

1946 - 1958

Truman Doctrine

March 1947

Introduction of Marshall Plan

June 1947

Org. for Euro Economic Cooperation

April 1948

Israel created

May 1948

National Health Service/ Welfare State

July 1948

Warsaw Pact formed

May 1955

Treaty of Rome

March 25, 1957

Berlin Wall

August 15, 1961 - November 9, 1989

Limited Test Ban Treaty

August 5, 1963

Prague Spring

Jan 1968

Brezhnev Doctrine

1968

German Reunification

1990

EU formed

Nov 1993

Dayton Accords

December 1995

People

Thomas Aquinas

1225 - 1274

Petrarch

1304 - 1374

Wycliffe

1320 - 1384

Chaucer

1343 - 1400

Hus

1369 - 1415

Pope Martin V

1369 - 1431

Cosimo Medici

1389 - 1464

Prince Henry Navigator

1394 - 1460

Lorenzo Valla

1407 - 1457

Bartholemew Dias

1450 - 1500

Columbus

1451 - 1506

Leonardo Da Vinci

1452 - 1519

Erasmus

1466 - 1536

Machiavelli

1469 - 1527

Copernicus

1473 - 1543

Michelangelo

1475 - 1564

Pope Leo X

1475 - 1521

Pope Clement VII

1478 - 1534

Sir Thomas Moore

1478 - 1535

Castiglione

1478 - 1529

Martin Luther

1483 - 1546

Raphael Sanzio

1483 - 1520

Zwingli

1484 - 1531

Cortes

1485 - 1547

Loyola

1491 - 1556

Henry VIII

1491 - 1547

Charles V

1500 - 1558

Calvin

1509 - 1564

Henry Navarre

1533 - 1610

Queen Elizabeth

1533 - 1603

Ivan the Terrible

1533 - 1584

King Henry IV

1553 - 1610

Galileo Galilei

1564 - 1642

Shakespeare

1564 - 1616

Cardinal Richelieu

1585 - 1642

Hobbes

1588 - 1679

Descartes

1596 - 1650

Oliver Cromwell

1599 - 1658

Charles I

1600 - 1649

Rembrandt

1606 - 1669

Jean Baptiste Colbert

1619 - 1683

Pascal

1623 - 1662

John Locke

1632 - 1704

Jan Vermeer

1632 - 1675

Louis XIV

1638 - 1715

Isaac Newton

1642 - 1727

William of Orange

1650 - 1702

Peter the Great

1672 - 1725

Montesque

1689 - 1755

Voltaire

1694 - 1778

Louis XV

1710 - 1774

Pope Pius VI

1712 - 1799

Frederik the Great

1712 - 1786

Rousseau

1712 - 1778

Diderot

1713 - 1784

Charles III

1716 - 1788

Maria Theresa

1717 - 1780

Marquise de Pompadour

1721 - 1764

Adam Smith

1723 - 1790

Kant

1724 - 1804

Catherine the Great

1729 - 1790

James Watt

1736 - 1819

Joseph II

1741 - 1790

Olympe de Gouges

1748 - 1793

Louis XVIII

1755 - 1824

Marquis de Lafayette

1757 - 1834

Robespierre

1758 - 1794

Mary Wollstonecraft

1759 - 1797

Thomas Malthus

1766 - 1834

Napoleon Bonaparte

1769 - 1821

Beethoven

1770 - 1827

Sir Walter Scott

1771 - 1832

Metternich

1773 - 1859

Alexander I

1777 - 1825

Louis Daguerre

1787 - 1851

Lord Byron

1788 - 1824

William Pitt the Younger

1789 - 1806

Frederick William IV

1795 - 1861

Fredrick William IV

1795 - 1861

Benjamin Disraeli

1804 - 1881

Giuseppe Mazzini

1805 - 1872

John Stuart Mill

1806 - 1873

Giuseppe Garibaldi

1807 - 1882

Darwin

1809 - 1842

William Gladstone

1809 - 1898

Chopin

1810 - 1849

Count Camillo di Cavour

1810 - 1861

Charles Dickens

1812 - 1870

Henry Bessemer

1813 - 1898

Otto von Bismarck

1815 - 1898

Karl Marx

1818 - 1883

Alexander II

1818 - 1881

Queen Victoria

1819 - 1901

Gustave Coubert

1819 - 1877

Frederick Engles

1820 - 1895

Florence Nightingale

1820 - 1910

Louis Pasteur

1822 - 1895

Sultan Abdul Mejid

1823 - 1861

William Siemen

1823 - 1883

Leo Tolstoy

1828 - 1910

Emperor Francis Joseph

1830 - 1916

Alfred Nobel

1833 - 1896

Degas

1834 - 1917

Cezanne

1839 - 1906

Monet

1840 - 1926

Emile Zola

1840 - 1902

George Clemenceau

1841 - 1929

Renoir

1841 - 1919

Sultan Abdul Hamid II

1842 - 1918

Thomas Edison

1847 - 1931

Paul von Hindenburg

1847 - 1934

Sigmund Freud

1856 - 1939

Woodrow Wilson

1856 - 1924

Max Planck

1858 - 1947

Emmeline Pankhurst

1858 - 1928

Kaiser Wilhelm II

1859 - 1941

David Lloyd George

1863 - 1945

Edward Munich

1863 - 1944

Marie Curie

1867 - 1934

Tsar Nicholas II

1868 - 1918

Neville Chamberlain

1869 - 1940

Rasputin

1869 - 1916

Lenin

1870 - 1924

Churchill

1874 - 1965

Gustar Stressemen

1878 - 1953

Joseph Stalin

1878 - 1953

Albert Einstein

1879 - 1955

Leon Trotsky

1879 - 1940

Stravinsky

1882 - 1971

Franklin D. Roosevelt

1882 - 1945

John Maynard Keynes

1883 - 1946

Mussolini

1883 - 1945

Robert Schuman

1886 - 1963

Adolf Hitler

1889 - 1945

Charles de Gaulle

1890 - 1970

Ho Chi Minh

1890 - 1969

Erwin Rommel

1891 - 1944

G. Fransisco Franco

1892 - 1975

Walter Ulbricht

1893 - 1973

Khrushchev

1894 - 1971

George Kennan

1904 - 2005

Abdul Nasser

1918 - 1970

Margaret Thatcher

1925 - 2013

Gorbachev

1931 - Present

Boris Yeltsin

1931 - 2007

Tony Blair

1953 - Present

Movement

Humanism

1400 - 1650

Age of Exploration

1450 - 1650

Reformation

1517 - 1648

Counter Reformation

1545 - 1648

Scientific Revolution

1550 - 1700

Golden Age

1600 - 1700

Stuart Period

1603 - 1714

Age of Absolutism

1610 - 1789

Enlightenment

1685 - 1815

Agricultural Revolution

1700 - 1860

First Industrial Revolution

1760 - 1840

Emergence of Social Sciences

Approx. 1783

Cult of Domesticity

1820 - 1860

Victorian Age

1837 - 1901

Chartist Movement

1838 - 1848

Age of Steel

1850 - 1970

New Imperialism

1870 - 1914

Second Industrial Revolution

1870 - 1914

World War I

1914 - 1918

Russian Revolution

March 1917 - November 1917

Jazz Age

1920 - 1929

Great Depression

1929 - 1939

World War II

1939 - 1945

Cold War

1947 - 1991

Art

Renaissance

1350 - 1600

Northern Renaissance

1480 - 1550

Mannerism

1520 - 1580

Baroque Period

1600 - 1750

Rococo

1715 - 1800

Neoclassicism

1780 - 1820

Romanticism

1800 - 1850

Realism

1850 - 1900

Modern Art/Post Modern

1860 - 1970

Impressionism

1860 - 1890