Period 1

Events/Wars

Black Death

1346 - 1353

Great Schism

1378 - 1417

Printing Press

1440

100 Years War end

1453

Treaty of Lodi

1454

War of Roses

1455 - 1487

Spanish Inquisition

1478 - 1834

95 Theses

1517

Diet of Worms

1521

German Peasants' Revolt

1524 - 1525

Queen Elizabeth

1533 - 1603

Council of Trent

1545 - 1563

Peace of Augsburg

1555

St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre

1572

Edict of Nantes

1598

Jamestown established

1607

30 Years War

1618 - 1648

Petition of Rights

1628

English Revolution

1642 - 1651

Peace of Westphalia

1648

People

Petrarch

1304 - 1374

Wycliffe

1329 - 1384

Chaucer

1343 - 1400

Pope Martin V

1369 - 1431

Hus

1369 - 1415

Prince Henry Navigator

1394 - 1460

Lorenzo Valla

1407 - 1457

Medici Family

1434 - 1737

Bartholomew Dias

1450 - 1500

Columbus

1451 - 1506

Da Vinci

1452 - 1519

Erasmus

1466 - 1536

Machiavelli

1469 - 1527

Michelangelo

1475 - 1564

Pope Leo X

1475 - 1521

Castiglione

1478 - 1529

Sir Thomas Moore

1478 - 1535

Martin Luther

1483 - 1546

Raphael

1483 - 1520

Zwingli

1484 - 1531

Cortes

1485 - 1547

Henry VIII

1491 - 1547

Loyola

1491 - 1556

Charles V

1500 - 1558

Calvin

1509 - 1564

Henry Navarre

1553 - 1610

King Henry iV (Bourbon)

1553 - 1610

Shakespeare

1564 - 1616

Movements

Age of Exploration

1401 - 1601

Humanism

1500 - 1600

Reformation

1517 - 1648

Counter (Catholic) Reformation

1545 - 1563

Age of Absolutism

1550 - 1800

Arts

Renaissance

1300 - 1500

Northern Renaissance

1325 - 1600

Mannerism

1520 - 1580