Northern Renaissance Timeline

Timeline created by Christianreyes46
In History
  • Jan 1, 1440

    Printing Press Invented

    Printing Press Invented
    Gutenberg invents the printing press
  • Jan 1, 1450

    European Population Growing

    European Population Growing
    The European population begins to recover and grow years after the black death and the bubonic plague struck
  • Jul 17, 1453

    100 year wars comes to an end

    100 year wars comes to an end
    The whats seemed to be an endles battle between England and France comes to an end at the Battle of Castillon the last battle of the 100 year wars.
  • Jan 1, 1455

    The Bible is printed

    The Bible is printed
    The bible is printed on Gutenbeg's printing press making it the first book to be printed on the printing press.
  • Jan 1, 1494

    French King takes throne and invades Italy

    French King takes throne and invades Italy
    The start of the Italian Wars when King Charles of France wants to take over Italy
  • Jan 1, 1500

    9 to 10 million books printed

    9 to 10 million books printed
    Now that the printing press has made a significant change to the world the spread and productions of books is growing rapidly
  • Jan 1, 1502

    Shakespeare lives in London

    Shakespeare lives in London
    Shakespeare lives in London writing plays and makes a name of himself and starts to become famous.
  • Jan 1, 1508

    Michelangelo Starts Painting the Ceiling of Sistine Chapel

    Michelangelo Starts Painting the Ceiling of Sistine Chapel
    Michelangelo is hired by the pope to paint the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel
  • Nov 17, 1558

    Queen Elizabeth 1 starts her rule of England

    Queen Elizabeth 1 starts her rule of England
    Queen Elizabeth 1 inherits the throne of England after her half sister in law got executed. Last of the Tudors
  • Apr 26, 1564

    Shakespeare is Born

    Shakespeare is Born
    Shakespeare is born in Stratford-upon-Avon in England. The journey of the greatest English poet in history starts
  • Death of Queen Elizabeth I

    Death of Queen Elizabeth I
    After a long and great rein over England the fifth and last monarch of the Tudor Dynasty dies.
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