Events of the 16th Century European Reformation

Lifetime

Julius II

1443 - 1513

Leo X

1475 - 1521

Henry VIII

1491 - 1547

Charles V

1500 - 1558

Mary I

1516 - 1558

Philip II

1527 - 1598

Elizabeth I

1533 - 1603

Mary

1542 - 1587

Ruler

Julius II Pope

1503 - 1513

Henry VIII r. England

1509 - 1547

Leo X Pope

1513 - 1521

Charles V (Spain)

1516 - 1556

Charles V (HRE)

1519 - 1556

Mary r. Scotland

1542 - 1568

Mary I r. Engl.

1553 - 1558

Philip II r. Spain

1556 - 1598

Elizabeth I r. England

1558 - 1603

Reformer

Martin Luther

1483 - 1546

Ulrich Zwingli

1484 - 1531

Menno Simons

1491 - 1556

Ignatius Loyola

1491 - 1556

John Knox

1505 - 1572

John Calvin

1509 - 1564

Event

Julius II begins rebuilding St. Peter's

1506

Luther posts 95 Theses

1517

Papal Bull (Exsurge Domine)

1520

Thomas Munzer begins Anabaptist movement

1520

Diet of Worms

1521

Diet of Ausburg, Ausburg Confession

1530

Henry VIII marries Anne Boleyn

1533

Jesuit Order established

1534

Thomas More executed

1535

Institutes of Christian Religion

1536

Calvin leads theocratic Geneva

1541 - 1564

Council of Trent

1545 - 1563

Peace of Augusburg

1555

Scottish Presbyterian church founded

1560