AP European History Timeline semester 1

Tyler Wiseman- McAvoy p.8

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Dante

1265 - 1321

Petrach

1304 - 1374

Avignon Papacy

1309 - 1377

Boccaccio

1313 - 1375

Lollards: John Wycliffe

1328 - 1384

Hundred Years' War

1337 - 1453

The Hundred Year's War was a conflict between France and England. Majorly impacted the political strains in Europe.

The Black Death

1346 - 1350

The Black Death was a major endemic that caused a 40 percent decrease in the European population.

Nothern Renaissance

1350 - 1545

Renaissance in Italy

1350 - 1545

Calvin/ Geneva

1356

Decline of Gothic Art

1356

The Golden Bull

1356

The Golden Bull declared that the emporer of the H.R.E. is an elected position.

Jacquerie

1358

The Great Schism

1378 - 1417

The Great Schism caused the Church to divide into different warring factions.

Council of Constance

1414 - 1417

Hussites: John Huss

1415

Printing Press- Gutenburg

1440

Witch Hunts

1466 - 1750

Erasmus

1466 - 1536

Ferdinand and Isabella are married

1469

Henry VIII

1491 - 1547

Henry VIII is well known for seperating the Church of England from the Roman Catholic Chruch and making himself the head of the church.

Columbus/ Start of the Spanish Empire

1492

Columbian Exchange

1492 - 1648

Italy's Decline

1494 - 1524

Commercial Revolution

1500 - 1750

The Protestant Reformation

1517 - 1648

Luther posted the 95 Thesis

October 31, 1517

Luthers opposal to the selling of indulgences and the Roman Catholic church

Mannerism

1520 - 1580

Diet of Worms

1521

Luther was brought before the Diet of Worms whilst denying the infalability of the Pope.

German Peasant Revolts

1524 - 1525

The Revolts were due to the peasant population agreeing with the thoughts of Luther; however, Luther did not appreciate the happenings that ensued.

English Civil War

1530 - 1558

The Prince: Machiavelli

1532

William of Orange (The Silent)

1533 - 1584

John Calvin- Geneva

1536

Copernicus: On the Rev. of Heavenly Spheres

1543

Charles II ruled England

1545 - 1563

Council of Trent

1545 - 1563

The most important of the Catholic churches councils, the Council of Trent contained many reforms for the church.

Tycho Brahe

1546 - 1601

Mary I ruled England

1553 - 1558

Henry IV ruled

1553 - 1610

Peace of Augsburg

1555

American Revolution

1558 - 1603

Elizabeth I

1558 - 1603

French Religious Wars

1562 - 1598

Shakespeare

1564 - 1616

James I ruled England

1567 - 1625

Dutch Revolt against Spanish

1568 - 1648

Baroque Art

1571 - 1680

Thirty-nine Articles

1571

Saint Bartholomew's Day Massacre

1572

Consumer Revolution

1580

Mary Staurt executed

1587

Spanish Armada

May 1588

Edict of Nantes

1598

Edict of Nantes

1598

Rise of the Netherlands- Dutch Golden Age

1600 - 1700

Kepler: The New Astronomy

1609

Louis XIII ruled

1610 - 1643

Henry IV assassinated

May 14, 1610

The Thirty Years War

1618 - 1648

Bacon: Novum Organum

1620

Blaise Pascal

1623 - 1662

Charles I ruled England

1625 - 1649

Galileo Condemned

1633

Descartes: Discourse of Method

1637

Long Parlement

1640 - 1648

The Fronde

1648 - 1653

Age of Mercantilism

1650 - 1750

Hobbes: Leviathan

1651

Act of Settlement

1652 - 1662

Royal Society of London

1660

Louis XIV ruled

1661 - 1715

Acadamies of Science

1666 - 1701

Emergence of Rococo

1670 - 1730

Peter the Great ruled

1682 - 1725

James II ruled England

1685 - 1688

Revocation of the Edict of Nantes

1685

Industrial Revolution

1685 - 1688

Newton: Principa Mathamatica

1687

Locke: Treatises on Government

1689

Neoclassicism

1700 - 1800

War of Spanish Succession

1701 - 1714

Charles VI- Pragmatic Santion

1711 - 1740

Treaty of Utrecht

1713

Death of Louis XIV

1715

Mississippi Bubble

1719 - 1720

Emergance/ Dominance of Robert Walpole

1721 - 1742

War of Jenkin's Ear

1731 - 1739

War of Austiran Succession

1740 - 1748

Fredrick II ( the Great) ruled Prussia

1740 - 1786

Maria Theresa ruled Austria

1745 - 1765

Agricultural Revolution

1750 - 1900

Seven Years War

1756 - 1763

Spinning Jenny

1756

Diplomatic Revolution

1756

Voltaire- Candide

1759

Rousseau- Emile, Social Contract

1762

Joseph II ruled Austira

1764 - 1790

Steam Engine

1769

Water Frame

1769

American Revolution

1775 - 1783

Adam Smith- Wealth of Nations

1776

Malthus- Principle of Population

1798

Ricardo: Iron Law of Wages

1809

French Revolution

The Great Fear

1789

The Great Fear was the fear from peasants that the royal troops would be sent to rural areas. Ergo they nurned records of feudal dues.

Estates General called/ Meets

May 6, 1789

Tennis Court Oath

June 20, 1789

The National Assembly could not get into their normal meeting place, therefore they went to a tennis court. Here they took an oath to not disband until they wrote a new constitution.

Storming of the Bastille

July 14, 1789

Rights of Man and Citizen

August 26, 1789

March of the Fishwives

October 5, 1789 - October 6, 1789

Civil Const of Clergy

July 12, 1790

Legeslative Assembly Meets

1791 - 1792

Wollstonecraft- Vind. of Rights of Women

1792

War with Austria

April 20, 1792

Tuileries Stormed- King Captive

August 10, 1792

Convention meets- Monarch abolished

September 20, 1792

Louis XVI executed

January 17, 1793

Reign of Terror

June 1, 1793 - July 29, 1794

Levee en Masse

August 16, 1793

Danton Executed

April 5, 1794

Cult of the Supreme Being

May 7, 1794 - July 27, 1794

Fall of Robespiere

July 27, 1794

The Directory

1795 - 1799

Constitution of the Year III

August 27, 1795

Napoleon- coup Brumaire

1799 - 1800