Nationalism in Europe Timeline

by Michael Esposito

Nationalism in Europe

Napoleonic Wars

1799 - 1815

Congress of Vienna

1814 - 1815

Giuseppe Mazzini founded "Young Italy"

1830 - 1839

Zollverein created

1834

Failed 1848 Revolutions

1848

Camillo Cavour named Prime Minister

1852

Crimean War

1853 - 1856

Treaty of Paris

1856

Garibaldi leads "Red Shirts" from Sicily to Naples

1860

Italy unifies under Victor Emanuel II

1861

Otto von Bismarck named Prime Minister

1862

7 Week War (Prussia vs. Austria)

1866

Franco-Prussian War

1870 - 1871

Kulturkampf

1871 - 1878

Germany unifies under Kaiser William I

1871