kunes.hannahsmart.The Renaissance By hgsmart Feb 25, 1450 Johannes Gutenberg Was thought bby the scholars that he was the first Eurpean to use movabe type to print books. He used the prrinting press to print copies of the Bible Feb 25, 1475 Printing Press Became operating in England,France,Germany,Italy, and several other european nations. The books they printed with the press helped the spread of new humanist ideas. Feb 25, 1513 The prince This was was an essay written by Niccolo Machiavelli. In the essay he talked wanted to describe the way the government actually worked Feb 25, 1516 Utopia This was a book written by Thomas More. This book talked about how private ownership of property causes unnecessary conflicts between people. Feb 25, 1521 Pope Leo X He declared Luther was a heretic. He also excommunicated Luther. Feb 25, 1534 Jesuits Ignatius de Loyola founded the Jesuits. The jesuits was the society of jesus. Feb 25, 1536 John Calvin He formulated a set of religous beleifs. These were called The Institutes of the Christian Religion. Feb 25, 1545 Pope Paul III He sommened chcurch leaders to the Italian city of Trent. He did this because he wanted to define the offical church position on matters of doctrine. Feb 25, 1559 Pope Paul IV He came up with another way of combating. He also established the Index of Forbidden Books. Feb 25, 1598 King Henry IV He issued the Ediict of Nantes. This proclamation he made gave the hunguents freedom of worship and some political rights.