Cayla Burke

Events

Medieval

500 AD - 1500 AD

Magna Carta

1215

Renaissance

1300 - 1500

Nicolaus Copernicus

1473 - 1543

Henry VIII

1509 - 1547

Tycho Brahe

1546 - 1601

Edward VI

1547 - 1553

book of common prayer published

1549

Queen Mary

1553 - 1558

Peace of Augsburg

1555

Elizabeth I

1558 - 1603

Elizabethan settlement

1559

Francis Bacon

1561 - 1626

Huguenots

1562 - 1563

Galileo Galilei

1564 - 1642

Johannes Kepler

1571 - 1630

St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre

1572

Rene descartes

1596 - 1650

Edict of Nantes

April 13, 1598

James I of England

1603 - 1625

King Louis XIII

1610 - 1643

Cardinal Richelieu

Thirty Years War

1618 - 1648

Charles I

1625 - 1649

Petition of Right

1628

Galileo Denounced

Approx. 1630

John Locke

1632 - 1704

English Civil War

1642 - 1649

King and Parliament

Issac Newton

1642 - 1727

King Louis XIV

1643 - 1715

peak of absolute monarch in 18th century

the Fronde

1648

Peace of westphalia

1648

King Charles Beheaded

1649

English Commonwealth

1649

Oliver Cromwell

Charles II

1660 - 1685

James II

1685 - 1688

Revocation of the Edict of Nantes

1685

Glorious Revolution

1688 - 1689

Montesquieu

1689 - 1755

Act of Toleration

1689

William and Mary

1689 - 1702

Bill of rights

1689

Two Treatises of Government (Locke)

1690

Tabula Rasa

1690

Essay Concerning Human Understanding (Locke)

1690

Voltaire

1694 - 1778

Act of Succession

1701

Spanish War of Succession

1702 - 1713

Act of Union

1707

David Hume

1711 - 1776

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

1712 - 1778

Denis Diderot

1713 - 1784

Immanuel Kant

1724 - 1804

Beccaria

1738 - 1794

Frederick II (the Great)

1740 - 1786

Maria Theresa

1740 - 1780

"The Spirit of Laws"- Montesquieu

1748

Mary Wollstonecraft

1759 - 1797

"The Social Contract" by Rousseau

1762

Catherine the Great

1762 - 1796

On Crimes and Punishments by Beccaria

1764

Joseph II

1765 - 1790

"what is enlightenment?" - Kant

1784

Mary Wollstonecraft's "Vindication of the Rights of Women"

1792