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The Renaissance begins in Italy

1350

Decameron

1353

Golden Bull

1356

John Hus is burned

1415

Great Schism ends

1417

Prince Henry the Navigator creates school os seamanship

1419

Hundred Years War ends

1453

Printing press invented

1454

Spanish Inquisition

1481 - 1504

Colombus discovers the Americas

1492

Treaty of Tordesillas

1494

The Last Supper

1498

School of Athens

1511

In Praise of Folly is published

1512

Martin Luther's 95 theses

1517

Charles V ruled Austria and Spain

1519 - 1556

peasants revolt

1524 - 1525

Machiavelli published The Prince

1532

Act of Supremacy

1534

formation of the jesuits

1540

Calvin founds his church in Geneva

1541

Scientific Revolution

1543 - 1690

Council of Trent

1545 - 1563

Peace of Augsburg

1555

Reign of Elizabeth I

1558 - 1603

French wars of religion

1562 - 1598

Duke of Alba oppresses Netherlands

1567

Battle of Lepanto

1571

St. Bartholomew's Day massacre

1572

Independence of the Netherlands

1581

Defeat of the Spanish Armada

1588

Edict of Nantes

1598

Dutch East India Co. founded

1602

King James Bible

1611

30 years war

1618 - 1648

Defenestration of Prague

1618

Cardinal Richelieu comes to power

1628

The English Civil War

1642 - 1651

Louis XIV comes to power

1643

The Fronde

1648 - 1653

Test Act

1673

First British Prime Minister

1676

Reign of Peter the Great

1682 - 1725

Completion of Versailles

1682

Glorious Revolution

1688

John Locke publishes Two Treatsies of government, starting the enlightenment

1689

Act of Union unites England and Scotland

1707

Prussia becomes a kingdom

1713

Treaty of Utrecht

1714

Mississippi Bubble

1720

1st partition of poland

1722

War of Austrian Sucession

1740 - 1748

Seven Years War

1756 - 1763

Invention of the spinning jenny

1765

Steam engine invented

1769

American independence

1776

Wealth of Nations

1776

freedom of Austrian serfs

1780 - 1785

French Revolution

1789

Declaration of the rights of man

1789

abolition of the robot

1789

Declaration of Pillnitz

1791

Reign of Terror

1792

3rd partition of poland

1795

Malthus' essay on the principles of population

1798

Napoleon comes to power

1799

Louisiana Purchase

1803

abolition of the slave trade

1807

Quadruple alliance

1814

Napoleon defeated at Waterloo

1815

Congress of Vienna

1815

Age of Metternich

1815 - 1848

Carlsbad decrees

1818

July Revolution and Louis Philippe

1830

Belgian independence

1830

France seizes Algeria

1830

Greek Independence

1830

Revolutions of 1848

1848

communist manifesto

1848

Second Empire of France is established

1852

Crimean War

1853 - 1856

Origin of Species

1859

Alexander II freed the Russian serf

1861

Italy unified

1861

Bismark elected

1862

Dual monarchy

1867

opening of the suez canal

1869

British Education Act

1870

Franco-Prussian War

1870 - 1871

Italy Annexes Rome

1870

Paris Commune

1871

German Unification

1871

First International

1873

Three Emperors League

1873

Triple Alliance is formed

1882

Bismark is dismissed

1890

Rerum Novarum

1891

Dreyfus affair

1894

Russian Socialist parties form

1898 - 1903

Revolution of 1905

1905

Triple Entente

1907

start of WWI

1914

Universal male suffrage in Europe

1914

Russian Revolutions

1917

USA enters WWI

1917

Treaty of Versailles

1919

Weimar Republic formed

1919

Irish Free State

1921

Mussolini appointed

1922

inflationary crisis

1922 - 1924

Occupation of the Ruhr

1923

Lenin dies

1924

Germany enters League of Nations

1926

First 5 year plan

1928

Lateran Accord

1929

Hitler comes to power

1933

Great purges

1934

Nuremburg Laws

1935

Spanish Civil war begins

1936

Munich conference

1938

Pearl Harbor

1942

Start of the Cold War

1945

UN established

1945

India gains independence

1947

Marshall Plan

1948

Belin Airlift

1948

Krushchev comes to power

1953

Founding of the EEC

1957

Fifth republic formed

1958

Berlin Wall Built

1961

Cuban Missile Crisis

1962

Prague Spring

1968

Oil embargo

1973

Margaret Thatcher in power

1979 - 1990

Solidarity established

1980

Gorbachev comes to power

1985

Fall of the Berlin Wall

1989

Break-up of the USSR

1991

The Euro is introduced

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