Unit 2 timeline

Main

Charles Martel wins the battle of Tours

732

Pepin the Short anointed by the Pope

754

Charlemagne becomes King

771 - 814

Pope Leo crowns him in 800; his dies in 814.

Lous the Pious inherits the Crown

814

Treaty of Verdun

843

Divides Charlemagne's kingdom.

First Crusade

1095 - 1099

Second Crusade

1147 - 1149

Third Crusade

1187 - 1192

Magna Carta Signed

1215

Thomas Aquinas Completes the Summa Theologica

1274

The Hundred Years War

1337 - 1453

The Bubonic Plague

1347 - 1352

Other occurrences continued into the 1700s.

The Great Schism begins

1378

Joan of Arc lead the French to Victroy

1429

Columbus lands in america

1492

Pizzaro set sail

1509

Conquered the Incas.

Copernicus publishes his heliocentric theory

1512

Balboa set sail

1513

Magellan Circumnavigates the Globe

1519 - 1522

Verrazzano to New York

1524

Vesalius published journal on human anatomy

1543

Janssen invents the microscope

1590

Jamestown founded

1607

Hudson to the Hudson bay

1609

Kepler publishes the laws of planetary motion

1609

William Harvey reveals how the heart functions

1616

Mayflower lands

1620

Puritans Settle in Massachusetts bay

1630

Descartes writes the discourse on method

1637

Torricelli invents the barometer

1643

Boyle's Law

1662

France's academy of science opens

1666

Newton publishes Law of Universal gravitation

1687

Jethro Tull invented the seed drill

1701

Thomas Newcomen invented the steam engine

1712

Fahrenheit invents the thermometer

1724

John Kay invents the flying shuttle

1733

Spinning Jenny invented

1764

Morse Telegraph invented

1774

Louis the XVI becomes King

1774

First Continental Congress meets

1774

American revolution

1775 - 1783

Lexington and Concord

1775

Shays' rebellion

1786 - 1787

French revolution

1789 - 1799

Declaration of the Rights of Man

1789

Bill of Rights

1789

singer sewing machine invented

1790

Haitian Revolution

1791 - 1804

Cotton Gin invented

1793

Robespierre's Reign of Terror

1793 - 1794

Louis XVI Executed

1793

Napoleon's coup

1799

Napoleon crowned Emperor

1804

Battle of Trafalgar

1805

Battle of Waterloo

1815

Fox Talbot photographs

1834

First threshing machine invented

1874

Telephone invented

1876

Edison's light bulb invented

1879

internal combustion engine invented

1884

Benz first automobile

1885

First powered flight

1903

Russo-japanese war

1904 - 1905

Mexican Revolution

1910 - 1920

Archduke Ferdinand assassinated

1914

Lusitania

1915

Rasputin killed

1916

Russian revolution

1917

Zimmerman telegram

1917

Selective Service act

1917

US enters WWI

1917

Bolshevik revolution

1917

Armistice

1918

Czar Nicholas killed

1918

End of WW1

1918

Treaty of Versailles

1919

League of Nations

1920

Mussolini rises to power

1922

FDR becomes President

1932

Hitler becomes Chancellor

1933

Battle of Wake Island

1941

US enters WWII

1941

Battle of Midway

1942

Battle of Bulge

1944 - 1945

D-Day

1944

United Nations Formed

1945

Yalta Peace Conference

1945

Battle of Iwo Jima

1945

Nagasaki bombed

1945

Hiroshima bombed

1945

VJ-Day

1945

VE-Day

1945