Chapter 15 Timeline

Chapter 15, Kyle Hardison

Christopher Columbus returns to Spain

March 1493

Cortes conquers the Aztec empire

1519

Francisco Pizarro crushed the Inca Empire

1536

France under authority of royal law courts

1539

Charles V divides his territory

1556

Treaty of Cateau-Cambresis

1559

Calvinist revolt in the Netherlands

August 1566

Saint Bartholomew's Day Massacre

August 24, 1572

Union of Utrecht formed

1581

La felicissima armada launched towards England

May 9, 1588

The Edict of Nantes

1598

Philip II agrees with a truce with the Union of Utrecht

1609

King James Bible written

1611

Thirty Years' War begins

May 23, 1618

The Peace of Westphalia

October 1648