1600-1700

Timeline created by Like Mike
In History
  • Queen Elizabeth dies, James I becomes king

    James I reign last for 22 years
  • Jamestown is founded

    The first successful British colony is founded in North America.
  • Jamestown is founded

    First successful English colony is founded
  • The Thirty Years War

    Lasted from 1618 to 1648. Fought Primarily in Central Europe. Resulted in nearly 8 million casualties. One of the most destructive conflicts in human history.
  • The Eleven Years Tyranny

    King Charles ruled without recourse
  • The Eleven Years Tyranny

    King Charles rued without recourse
  • The English Civil War begins

    Between King Charles and parliament
  • English Civil War begins

    fight between king and parliament
  • Act of Uniformity

    All persons had to go to church once week or were fined
  • The Great Fire of London

    Most of London is destroyed by the fire
  • Great Fire of London

    Most of London is destroyed
  • The Test act is passed

    An act for preventing dangers which may happen from popish recusants
  • Bill of Rights is passed

    The first 10 amendments of the US Constitution
  • Bill of Rights

    First 10 amendments of the US constitution
  • Invention of Steam Engine

    Thomas Savery invents first steam engine
  • Steam Engine

    Thomas Savery invents first steam engine