UCOR 2000: Essay #2

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Birth of Nicholas Copernicus

1473

Turkish Seige of Vienna

1527

Coffee came to Asia minor by sea

1543

Death of Nicholas Copernicus

1543

Birth of Galileo Galilei

1564

Development of Slavery in America (Slave Trade)

1600

Birth of Katib Chelebi

1608

Galileo's observations reported in The Starry Messenger

1610

Birth of Jan van Riebeeck

1619

Birth of Margaret Cavendish

1623

Ghazi Gultan Murad bans coffeehouses

1633

Birth of King Louis XIV

1638

Death of Galileo Galilei

1642

Early Dutch-Khoikhoi interaction at the South African Cape

1652

Death of Katib Chelebi

1657

Birth of Maria Winkelmann

1670

Death of Margaret Cavendish

1673

Death of Jan van Riebeeck

1677

King Louis XIV writes to king of Tonkin to send missionaries to Vietnam

1681

Maria Winkelmann applied as assistant astronomer at Berlin Academy

1710

Death of Maria Winkelmann's husband

1710

Death of King Louis XIV

1715

Death of Maria Winkelmann

1720