History of Europe

Events

Hundred Years War

1337 - 1453

Medici Bank

1397 - 1494

"City of Ladies" Published

1405

Jan Hus Burned at the Stake

1415

Prince Henry the Navigator Captures Ceuta

1415

August 21, 1415

Great Schism Ends

1417

1378-1417

Lorenzo Valla's "On the Denotation of Constantine"

1440 - 1517

Began circulation around 1440 and was formally published in 1517

Fall of Constantinople

1453

Treaty of Lodi

1454

Gutenberg Prints the Bible

1455

Ferdinand and Isabella Marry

1469

Expulsion of Jews from Spain

1492

Ludovico Il Moro Becomes Despot of Milan

1494

Treaty of Tordesillas

1494

Charles VIII of France Invades Italy

1494

Burning of Savonarola

1498

Henry VIII's Reign

1509 - 1547

Erasmus "The Praise of Folly"

1511

More's "Utopia"

1516

Luther's "95 Theses"

1517

Charles V Becomes Holy Roman Emperor

1519

Diet of Worms

1521

Zwingli Dies in Battle

1531

Machiavelli "The Prince"

1532

Henry VIII Act of Supremacy

1534

Jesuits Become a Religious Order

1534

Anabaptists Seize Munster

1534 - 1535

Council of Trent

1545 - 1563

Henry II of France's Reign

1547 - 1559

Peace of Augsburg

1555

King Philip II of Spain's Reign

1556 - 1598

Elizabeth I's Reign

1558 - 1603

French Wars of Religion

1562 - 1598

Execution of Mary, Queen of Scots

1587

Spanish Armada

1588

Henry IV of France's Reign

1589 - 1610

Edict of Nantes

1598

Dutch East India Co. Founded

1602

James I Rules England

1603 - 1625

Charles I of England Takes the Throne

1603

Romanov Dynasty Begins

1613

Edict of Restitution

1618

Thirty Years War

1618 - 1648

Cardinal Richelieu Becomes Louis XIII’s Chief Minister

1624

Personal Rule of Charles I

1629 - 1640

Scottish Rebellion

1637 - 1639

English Revolution

1642 - 1651

Louis XIV Becomes King of France

1643

Peace of Westphalia

1648

Glorious Revolution

1688 - 1689