1st semester AP Euro Timeline

General/Political History

The Hundred Years War

1337 - 1453

A big dispute between English and French royal families over the control of France's Throne. Because of this war England loses a lot of their land in France, and France became an absolute power.

Reformation

1500

Henry VIII

1509 - 1547

German Peasant Revolts

1525

Council of Trent

1545 - 1563

Religion

John Wycliffe

1328 - 1384

Lollards

1380

Rebels of the government, Followers of John Wycliff

Luther 95 Thesis

1517

Luther appealed to the christian Nobility in the German Nation, for he was tired of the way they abused their power. This page nailed to the door of a church helped to give new ideas to many people who began to question the methods the church was using.

Diet of Worms

1521

Individual Thinkers, Authors/Books, Ideas

Petrach

1304 - 1374

Father Of Humanism

Gutenburg's Printing Press

1438

Was Invented by Johannes Gutenburg and helped increase the speed of production for printed books and pamphlets. It helped with the Scientific Revolution and the Enlightenment by greatly expanding the availability of knowledge to the people.

The Prince- Machiavelli

1513

A satirical political guide book.

Art

Northern Renaissance

1400 - 1600

Used a different style and method of making art, like wood carving and stained glass. They emphasized critical Thinking and developed the concept of Humanism.

Baroque Art

1600 - 1750