Major Events

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The middle ages

0 bc - 1500

The period of European history from the fall of the Roman Empire in the West (5th century) to the fall of Constantinople (1453)

The Age of Exploration

1400 - 1700

The age of exploration is when people went out and colonized new parts of the world that they have never been to before.

The renaissance

1400 - 1600

The renaissance began in the 1300's and the renaissance was A rebirth or revival

Muzzle loaded rifles inveted

1475

The muzzle loaded rifles were invented in Italy and Germany.

Whiskey invented

1494

Whiskey was invented in Scottland

Graphite Pencil invented

1565

The first graphite pencil was invented by Conrad Gesner