A map of Time; Unit 4

chapter 15

Events

Ottoman conquest of Constantinople

Approx. 1453

Life of Guru Nanak; beginning of Sikh tradition

Approx. 1469 - 1539

Life of Mirabai, bhakti poet if India

1472 - 1529

Life of Wang Yangmin in China

1498 - 1547

Luther's 95 Theses; beginning of Protestant Reformation

1517

Publication of Copernicus's master work about a sun-centered universe

1543

Council of Trent

Approx. 1545 - 1563

Taki Onqoy movement in Peru

Approx. 1560

Matteo Ricci in China

1582 - 1610

Edict of Nantes proclaiming religious toleration in France

Approx. 1593

European missionaries expelled from Japan

Approx. 1600

THirty Years' War in Europe

1618 - 1648

Life of Isaac Newton; culmination of European Scientific Revolution

1642 - 1727

Christian missionary preaching banned in China

1721

Wahhabi movement of Islamic reform in Arabia

1740 - 1818