AP Euro Renaissance

Events

The Birth of Petrarch

1304

The Avignon Papacy

1309 - 1377

Hundred Years War

1337 - 1453

The Black Death sweeps through Europe

1346 - 1353

Peasants' Revolt in England

1381

Brunelleschi Completes //Duomo in Florence

1436

Lerenzo Valla proves The Donation of Constantine to be a forgery

1440

The Ottoman Empire conquers Constantinople

1453

Publication of the Gutenberg Bible

1455

Lorence De Midici takes power in Florence

1469

Bartolomeu Dias Rounds The Cape of Good Hope

1488

Isabella and Ferdinand complete the Spanish "Reconquinsta"

1492

Christopher Columbus sails west for India

1492

Leonardo Da Vinci completes The Last Supper

1494

Michelangelo completes The Pieta

1500

Lenorado completes the Mona Lisa

1505

Rapheal compltes the School of Athens

1509

Henry VII comes to power in England

1509

Erasmus publishes Praise of Folly

1511

Machiavelli publishes The Prince

1513

Martin Luther publishes his 95 Theses

1517

Charles V comes to power in The Holy Roman Empire and Spain

1520

Rome conquered by The Holy Roman Empire

1527