Euro AP Timeline

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1348: Black Plague in Europe begins as serious outbreak

1348

The Renaissance

1360 - 1600

1453: Constantinople falls

1453

1454: Gutenberg Bible begins printing

1454

War of the Roses

1455 - 1487

1469: Ferdinand and Isabella marry

1463

1492: Columbus Finds the Americas

1492

1517: 95 Theses

1517

1521: Diet of Worms

1521

1524-1526: German Peasant Revolt

1524 - 1526

1527: Rome Sacked by HRE

1527

1529: Siege of Vienna

1529

1532: The Prince

1532

1534: Henry VIII breaks with Catholic Church

1534

1555: Peace of Augsburg

1555

1559-1563: Council of Trent

1559 - 1563

1588: England defeats the Spanish Armada

1588

1618-1648: Thirty Years War

1618 - 1648

1642-1651: English Civil War

1642 - 1651

1648: Peace of Westphalia

1648

1685: Revocation of the Edict of Nantes

1685

1687: Principia

1687

1688: Glorious Revolution

1688

1689: Two Treatises of Government

1689

The Enlightenment

1700 - 1800

1754-1763: Seven Years War

1754 - 1763

1762: The Social Contract

1762

1776: Wealth of Nations

1776

1789-1799: French Revolution

1789 - 1799

1793 -1794: Reign of Terro

1793 - 1794

1806: End of HRE

1806

1814-15: Congress of Vienna

1814 - 1815

1848: Communist Manifesto

1848

1853-1856: Crimean War

1853 - 1856

1861: Russian Serfs Emancipated

1861

1870: Unification of Italy

1870

1870-71: Franco-Prussian War

1870 - 1871

1871: German Unification

1871

1881-1914: Scramble for Africa

1881 - 1914

1884-85: Berlin Conference

1884 - 1885

1904-05: Russo-Japanese War

1904 - 1905

1914-1918: World War I

1914 - 1918

1917: Russian Revolution

1917

1919: Versailles Conference

1919

1933: Hitler rises to power

1933

1993: The European Union Forms

1933

1939-1945: World War II

1939 - 1945

1939: Invasion of Poland

1939

1945: Soviet Invasion of Hungary

1945

1956: Khrushchev's Secret Speech

1956

1968: Brezhnev Doctrine

1968

1989: Berlin Wall Falls

1989

1991: The Soviet Union Falls

1991