A Chinese explorer who traveled much of the Asian countries.
Helpful to the Portuguese empire because he had traveled and learned the ways of the Saharan and Maritime trade routes.
Fifth Aztec Emperor.
He was known for his printing which was helpful to Martin Luther.
He took the Ottoman land from a state to an empire.
Known for discovering the Americas for the Europeans
A sailer who was noted with finding the Cape of Good Hope on his return journey to Portugal
Led the Songhay Empire and eventually divided it into 3 territories.
A Florentine republic official who comedically was able to slander the church and its styles.
Spanish conquistador that took over the Incas.
Posing the idea of a heliocentric universe instead of a geocentric.
First Permanent European settlement on Panama was made by him, he also sailed the Pacific
Died in the Phillipines. He was credited with being the first to sail around the world, however his crew did while he was killed.
A reformer of the Catholic Church who believed that the key to salvation was faith and faith alone.
Took over the Aztecs.
Founder of Safavid Empire.
Longest reigning emperor/Sultan of the Ottoman empire.
The last Incan Emperor who was used by the Spanish to control the Incans.
A man that had believed in predestination and had started his own religion (Calvinism).
Third Mughal Emperor.
Founder and First Shogun of the Tokugawa Shogunate of Japan.
One of the creators of the Jesuit society.
A mathematician and scientist who discovered Jupiter's four moons and improved the telescope.
Monarch in the House of Bourbon.
Fourth emperor of the Qing Dynasty.
Known for bringing westernization to the Russian lands.
An absolute monarchy, he believed in the freedom of speech and religion. "Although I do not agree with what you say, I will fight till the end of my life for you to say it."
Sixth emperor of the Qing Dynasty.
The Portuguese settled in Brazil of the South Americas, where they had a trading post style settlement.
Roman Catholic and Monarchy style of rule.
A very cosmopolitan area and was dominant on the trade networds.
The British, also known for being dominant in wars and naval battles in their Man-o-wars.
The Ottomans capture Constantinople.
Martin Luther writes and prints his 95 theses.
The defeat of the Ottoman navy.
Unification of Japan
A fight between the Catholics and Protestants.
Chinese Imperial dynasty in the Ming Dynasty. Believed to be the palace of the Heavens.
Started after the Columbus Expedition, it helped the spread of religion, goods, spices, and cultures.
Divided the world between Spain and Portugal
People were against the styles of Catholicism and wanted to break away to change ideas such as the power of the pope and the indulgences.
Attempted to end the feud between Catholics and Protestants.
Catholic Church changing its ways, like the indulgence system and the education of clergy.
A company known for its maritime delivery.
This was when the Church was questioned by reasoning and led to cracks in the church.
This was a war mainly fought between French and British powers.