AP European History Timeline

Events

petrach

1304 - 1374

100 years war

1337 - 1453

black plague spreads to Europe

1348 - 1350

renaissance

1366 - 1600

northern renaissance

1427 - 1623

medici family in Florence

1434 - 1494

Portuguese establish first African trading post

1443

age of discovery

1450 - 1650

Isabella & Ferdinand unite Spain

1469

copernicus

1473 - 1543

invasion of Italy by Charles III (France)

1494

Reformation

1517 - 1648

95 thesis

1521

Martin Luther nails his thesis on a church wall

Habsburgs-Valois Wars

1521 - 1559

German peasant revolts

1524 - 1527

council of trent

1545 - 1563

scientific revolution/enlightenment

1550 - 1800

mary tudor takes english throne

1553 - 1558

temporarily makes England catholic again

peace of Augsburg

1555

allowing princes and rulers to pick between lutheranism

reign of Elizabeth I

1558 - 1603

European witch hunt

1560 - 1603

French wars on religion

1562 - 1598

time of fighting between catholics and protestants, ended with the edict of Nantes

galileo

1564 - 1642

commercial revolution

1570 - 1750

Kepler

1571 - 1630

saint bartholomew's day massacre

1572

tycho brahe

1577 - 1578

edict of nantes

1598

granted calvinist and protestants rights in the nation of France

thirty years war

1618 - 1648

habsburgs crush riots in Bohemia

1620

Bohemians try to bring Protestantism back and they fail

Blaise pascal

1623 - 1662

louis XVI reign

1643 - 1715

treaty of the pyrenees

1659

end of Spanish imperial dominance

edict of Nantes revoked

1685

the seven years war

1754 - 1763