The Renaissance

Timeline created by jadenrichardson1
In History
  • Feb 6th, 1485

    Richard III killed in battle

  • Feb 6th, 1492

    Columbus reaches Americas

  • Feb 6th, 1503

    Mona Lisa painted by Davinci

  • Feb 5th, 1516

    Thomas Mores Utopia is pblished

  • Feb 6th, 1543

    Henry VIII proclaims imself head of church

  • Feb 6th, 1558

    Elizabeth I becomes queen of England

  • Feb 6th, 1564

    William Shakespere born

  • Globe Theatre built in London

  • Shakespeare writes King Lear and Macbeth

  • Jamestown is established

  • Shakespeare's sonnets published

  • King James Bible is published

  • The Mayflower lands at plymth rock

  • First newspaper published in london

  • John Milton begins Paradise Lost

  • Puritan Commonwealth ends; monarchy is restored by Charles II