Review timeline

Timeline created by Sierra W
  • Period:
    1450
    to

    Age of discovery

  • 1492

    Christopher Columbus discovers the Americas

    Age of Discovery
  • Period:
    1500
    to

    Height of the Renaissance

  • 1517

    Martin Luther posts the 95 Theses

    Protestant Reformation
  • Period:
    1517
    to

    Protestant Reformation

  • 1518

    Cortes conquers the Aztecs in Mexico

    Protestant Reformation
  • 1530

    Calvin creates a new form of protestantism

    Protestant Reformation
  • 1534

    Henry VIII splits from Catholic Church

    Height of the Renaissance
  • Period:
    1540
    to

    Scienrific Revolution

  • 1543

    Copernicus creates heliocentric theory

    Scientific Revolution
  • 1558

    Elizabeth I creates the Anglican Church

    Protestant Reformation
  • Period: to

    Enlightenment

  • Period: to

    English Civil War

    Protestant Reformation
  • Charles II takes power (Restoration)

    Enlightenment
  • Newton creates the Laws of Gravity

    Scientific Revolution
  • William and Mary take power (Glorious Revolution)

    Enlightenment
  • Locke writes the Two Treaties of Government

    Enlightenment
  • Montesquieu writes the spirit of Laws

    Enlightenment
  • Period: to

    Age of Revolution

  • Period: to

    American Revolution

    Age of Revolutions
  • Period: to

    French revolution

    Age of Revolutions
  • Period: to

    Reign of Terror

    Age of Revolutions
  • Napoleon takes power

    Age of Revolutions
  • Haitian Independence

    Age of Revolutions
  • Period: to

    Napoleonic Wars

    Age of Revolutions
  • Father Miguel Hidalgo begins Mexican Revolution

    Age or Revolutions
  • Simon Bolivar helps Venezuela with independence

    Age of Revolutions
  • The U.S. issues the Monroe Doctrine

    Age of Revolutions
  • Unification of Germany

    Age of Revolutions