UCOR 2000: Essay #3

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Valtelina massacre of Protestants by Catholics

September 1620

John Locke

1632 - 1704

Isaac Newton

1642 - 1726

Accession King James II (overthrown)

1685 - 1688

Glorious Revolution

1688

King James II's son is born to his second wife

June 10, 1688

William and Mary accept England's throne

January 1689

Montesquieu

1689 - 1755

English Bill of Rights

January 20, 1689

John Locke's "Essay Concerning Human Understanding"

1690

Voltaire

1694 - 1778

John Welsey

1703 - 1791

Denis Diderot

1713 - 1784

Montesquieu's "The Spirit of the Laws" published

1748

Journal of John Wesley

1757 - 1759

Abraham Lincoln

1809 - 1865

Tsar Alexander II's Accession (assassinated)

1855 - 1881

Alexander II's Imperial Decree freeing Russian serfs

March 3, 1861

Emancipation Proclamation of US slaves

January 1, 1863