first great popular rebellion in English history. Its immediate cause was the imposition of the unpopular poll tax of 1381, which brought to a head the economic discontent that had been growing since the middle of the century.
Gutenberg makes the first printed book in European
1400 - 1499
the main event from this era is Gutenberg's invention of printing press that works with movable type.
Martin Luther posts the 95 Theses
1483 - 1546
luthers impression indulgences remitted sin
Henry VIII becomes the head of the Church of England
1509 - 1547
This act signaled the beginning of the English Reformation, heralding the start of bloody religious tensions in Great Britain that would last centuries and claim thousands of lives
Martin Luther is tried at the Diet of Worms
Martin Luther claimed that what distinguished him from previous reformers was that while they attacked corruption in the life of the church, he went to the theological root of the problem
Jesuits order is founded
The Jesuit movement was founded by Ignatius de Loyola, a Spanish soldier turned priest, in August 1534
Council of Trent
it served define the catholic doctrine
Peace of Augsburg is signed
temporary settlement within the Holy Roman Empire of the religious conflict arising from the Reformation.
Thirty Year’s War
1618 - 1648
religious civil war between the protestants and roman catholics
English Civil War
1642 - 1651
was a series of civil wars and political machinations between Parliamentarians and Royalists