Evan Robertson

Events

Gutenberg Printing Press becomes influential

1450

Europe

Ottoman capture of Constantinople

1453

Europe

Portuguese round Cape of Good Hope

1488

Europe

Christopher Colombus' journey to the Americas

1492

Spanish Inquisition Begins

1492

Europe

Ottoman victory over Safavids at Chaldiron

1514

Middle East

Rule of Suleyman the Magnificent

1520 - 1566

Ottoman fleet defeated in Battle of Lepanto

1571

Reign of Abbas I (the Great) in Persia

Approx. 1588 - Approx. 1629

Fall of the Safivid Dynasty

1722