Important Events in Chapter Five

  • Sep 24, 1533

    Ivan the Terrible becomes first czar at three years old

  • Period: Sep 24, 1533 to


  • Henry IV creates the Edict of Nantes

  • Romanovs begin their rule of Russia

  • 30 Years War begins

  • Louis XIV rules France

  • Peace of Westphalia ends the 30 Years War

  • Puritans have Charles I executed

  • Peter the Great becomes Russian czar

  • Peter the Great sets out to "westernize" Russia

  • 7 Years War begins between Maria Tharesa and Frederick the Great