Scienific revolution

  • Feb 19, 1473

    Copernicus is born

    Copernicus is born
    Copernicus was born in the ciry of Thorn. His father was a merchant from Kraków and his mother was the daughter of a wealthy Toruń merchant. Nicolaus was the youngest of four children.
  • Period: Nov 15, 1473 to

    Scientific revolutioin

  • May 15, 1492

    Columbus discovers new world

    Columbus discovers new world
    in may of 1492 comumbus sailed the ocean blue! while looking for a new trading route, he accidentally stumbled upon the americas.
  • Nov 15, 1517


    Martin Luther starts the reformation. starts his own church, the Lutheran Church. disagreed with the ieads of the Catholic church, mostly indulgences.
  • Nov 15, 1554

    council of trent

    council of trent
    counter reformation began. was a council for the Roman Catholic Church. considered one of the Churches most important councils.
  • Feb 15, 1564


    Galileo was born in Pisa, Italy. first born child. father was a famous a famous lutenist, composer, and music theorist
  • telescope

    Galeleo's discoveries with telescope. Galileo made some of the most important discoveries of astronomy. His observations also established the Copernican system as physical reality.
  • Harmonice mundi

    Harmonice mundi
    is a book by Johannes Kepler. In the work Kepler discusses harmony and congruence in geometrical forms and physical phenomena. also contained his third law of planetary motion.
  • Galileos trial

    Galileos trial
    Galileo's world of science and humanism collides with the world of Scholasticism, bringing up the end of his freedom and end of italian renaissance.
  • Issac Newton is born

    Issac Newton is born
    Isaac Newton was born in 1642 in Lincolnshire, England
  • Newton publishes ideas

    Newton publishes ideas
    He showed by use of a prism that white light can be split into a spectrum of colors and then used a second prism to show this spectrum can then be rejoined to produce white light.