The Early Modern Era: the 15th century through the 18th century

Events

The european exploration

1400 - 1700

The Early Modern Era

1450

Christopher columbus discovers america

1492

John Cabolt claims America for England

1497

Slave trade

1500 - 1750

John calvin spread Calvinism throughout europe

1520

Giovanni Verrazano discovers New York Bay

1524

Mughal empire was founded

1526

Portuguese trade in Africa attracts Europeansand a

1557

Portuguese trade in Africa attracts Europeansand a

1557

Queen Elizabeth I took the throne and ruled england

1560

Queen Elizabeth I took the throne and ruled england

1560

Chinease empire became largest in the world

1600

The scientific revolution

1600 - 1750

The enlightenment

1650 - 1750