Baroque Period

Events

Baroque Period starts

1600

Guy Fawkes is arrested

1605

Galileo uses the first complete telescope

1609

Thirty Years War (1618-1648)

1618 - 1648

Mayflower's Expedition

1620

Galileo reject Copernican Theory

1633

English Civil War

1642 - 1651

Battle of Naseby

1645

Execution of Charles I

1649

Johann Pachelbel

1653 - 1706

Arcangelo Corelli

1653 - 1713

Henry Purcell

1659 - 1695

Great Fire of London

1666

Antonio Vivaldi

1678 - 1741

George Philipp Telemann

1681 - 1767

Johann Sebastian Bach

1685 - 1750

George Frideric Handel

1685 - 1759

Domenico Scarlatti

1685 - 1757

Law of Motion is formulated

1687

Expulsion of King James II

1688

Bank of England is founded

1694

Pierre Bayle persecuted

1696

Giovanni Battista Sammartini

1700 - 1775

First Cotton Mills in London

1742

Baroque Period ends

1750