Period 2

Events/Wars

Price Revolution

1470 - 1650

Dutch War for Independence

1566 - 1648

Dutch East Indian Company est.

1602 - 1799

Short Parliament

1640

Long Parliament

1640 - 1660

Versailles Construction

1682

English Revolution (Glorious Revolution)

1688 - 1689

English Bill of Rights

1689

War of Spanish Succession

1701 - 1714

St. Petersburg=new capital of Russia

1703

Treaty of Utrecht

1713

War of Austrian Succession

1740 - 1748

American Revolution

1765 - 1783

First Continental Congress

1774

French Revolution (Moderate Stage)

1789 - 1792

Tennis Court Oath

1789

Great Fear

1789

Reign of Terror

1793 - 1794

French Revolution (Radical Stage)

1793 - 1794

French Revolution (The Directory)

1795 - 1799

The Directory

1795

Napoleon named 1st Consul

1799 - 1804

Napoleon Code est.

1804

Great Reform Bill of 1832

1832

People

Thomas Aquinas

1225 - 1274

Copernicus

1473 - 1543

Pope Clement VII

1478 - 1534

Ivan the Terrible

1530 - 1584

Galileo

1564 - 1642

Cardinal Richelieu

1585 - 1642

Hobbes

1588 - 1679

Descartes

1596 - 1650

Oliver Cromwell

1599 - 1658

Charles I

1600 - 1649

Rembrandt

1606 - 1669

Jean Baptise Colbert

1619 - 1683

Pascal

1623 - 1662

Locke

1632 - 1704

Jan Vermeer

1632 - 1675

Louis XIV

1638 - 1715

Newton

1643 - 1727

William of Orange

1650 - 1702

Peter the Great

1672 - 1725

Frederick William (Great Elector)

1688 - 1740

Montesquieu

1689 - 1755

Voltaire

1694 - 1778

Louis XV

1710 - 1774

Frederick the Great

1712 - 1786

Rousseau

1712 - 1778

Diderot

1713 - 1784

Charles III

1716 - 1788

Pope Pius VI

1717 - 1799

Marquise de Pompadour

1721 - 1764

Adam Smith

1723 - 1790

Maria Theresa

1724 - 1780

Kant

1724 - 1804

Catherine the Great

1729 - 1796

Joseph II

1741 - 1790

Olympe de Gouges

1748 - 1793

Marquis de Lafayette

1757 - 1834

Robespierre

1758 - 1794

Mary Wollstonecraft

1759 - 1797

William Pitt the Younger

1759 - 1806

Napoleon Bonaparte

1769 - 1821

Metternich

1773 - 1859

Movements

Scientific Revolution

1543 - 1687

Golden Age

1600 - 1700

Stuart Period

1603 - 1714

Enlightenment

1685 - 1815

Arts

Baroque

1600 - 1750

Rococo

1601 - 1800

Neoclassicism

1660 - 1800