Revolutions By cboclair Period: May 10, 1588 to May 10, 1679 Thomas Hobbes Big Ideas -Religion and Politics separate -Separation of Church & State Period: Jan 10, 1632 to Jan 10, 1704 John Locke Big ideas -Born good and given natural rights -Believed in constitutional monarchy -Froodom of Religion Period: Jan 10, 1689 to Jan 10, 1755 Baron de Montesquieu Big Ideas -Goverment broken into parts -Executive Branch -Judicial -Legislative *Some have powers over others Dec 1, 1689 English Bill of Rights Period: Jan 10, 1694 to Jan 10, 1778 Voltaire Big Ideas -All things must be explained logically and reasonably -Freedom of thought -Against strict religion -Literacy was a skill that could solve anything Period: Jan 10, 1706 to Jan 10, 1790 Benjamin Franklin Big Ideas -Single legislator w/advisory board -Didn't think people in charge should be paid for services. -Slavery should be abolished! Period: Jan 10, 1712 to Jan 10, 1778 Jean-Jacques Rousseau Big Ideas -What majority wants becomes law -Individuals should be allowed to: experiance and explore life -Individuals have certain rights -Supported the Enlightenment Jun 9, 1722 The Gaspee Incedent Was the burning of a boat convicted of smuggling. Period: Jan 10, 1723 to Jan 10, 1790 Adam Smith Big Ideas -Individual freedom -Free enterprise Period: Jan 10, 1738 to Jan 10, 1794 Cesare Beccaria Big Ideas -Criminals had some rights -Torture was wrong -Education would reduce crime rate Period: Jan 10, 1743 to Jan 10, 1826 Thomas Jefferson Big Ideas -Against a government that was too powerful -Everyone had a right to education Period: Jan 10, 1753 to Jan 10, 1811 Father Hidalgo (Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla) Big Ideas -Faught for Mexicos Independence Period: Jan 10, 1759 to Jan 10, 1797 Mary Wallstonecraft Big Ideas -Womens rights -Husbands should treat wives as equals and not as property Feb 10, 1763 Seven Years War Peace Treaty Between Great Britan and France Nov 18, 1765 Stamp Act Passed By Britain Nov 18, 1766 Repeal of Stamp Act Nov 18, 1767 Townsend Act New revenue taxes on North American colonists Mar 5, 1770 The Boston Massacre Boston Massacre The increase of tension of the invation of the British resulted in the killing of 5 American colonies by British troops. Nov 18, 1770 Boston Riots Controlled by British Troops Nov 18, 1773 Boston Tea Party Nov 18, 1774 First Continental Congress Period: Jan 1, 1775 to Dec 31, 1783 American Revolution Jul 4, 1776 Declaration on Independence Nov 19, 1778 Treaty of Amity and Commerce and a Treaty of Alliance Signed American and French representatives sign two treaties in Paris: a Treaty of Amity and Commerce and a Treaty of Alliance Period: Jan 10, 1783 to Jan 10, 1830 Simón Bolivar Big Ideas -Political power should be derived from branched -People should't vote unless they are educated Nov 19, 1789 Estates General Convened for the first time in 174 years in France Nov 19, 1789 Storming of the Bastille, prison (and armory) in Paris (FR) Nov 19, 1789 National Constituent Assembly and French Declaration of the Rights of Man (FR) Nov 19, 1789 Ratification of Constitution of the United States of America (US) Nov 19, 1791 Beheading of King Louis XVI Nov 19, 1791 Slave rebellion in Saint Domingue (Haiti) Nov 19, 1791 U.S. Bill of Rights ratified by states (US) Period: Nov 19, 1791 to Nov 19, 1799 French Revolution Period: Nov 19, 1791 to Nov 19, 1804 Haiti Revolution Nov 19, 1792 French National Assembly gives citizenship to all free people of color in the colony of Saint Domingue. (FR/ Haiti) Nov 19, 1792 France declares war on Austria (FR) Nov 19, 1793 1793 France declares war on Great Britain (BR/FR) Nov 19, 1793 Saint Domingue Slaves emancipated All slaves on Saint Domingue emancipated by the French revolutionary authorities to join the French army and fight against the British (Haiti) Nov 19, 1794 Toussaint leads troops against the British (Haiti) Nov 19, 1797 French colonial forces defeated by Toussaint (Haiti) Nov 19, 1798 Toussaint negotiates peace with the British (Haiti) Nov 19, 1801 War ends between Great Britain and France (BR/FR) Nov 19, 1801 Constitution for Haiti (Haiti) Nov 19, 1802 General Leclerc sent by Napoleon to subdue colony and re-institute slavery (FR) Nov 19, 1803 New declaration of war between Great Britain and France (BR/FR) Nov 19, 1803 French withdraw troops; Haitians declare independence (Haiti) Nov 19, 1804 Napoleon crowns himself emperor of France Nov 19, 1804 Jean-Jacques Dessalines crowns himself emperor of Haiti (Haiti) Nov 19, 1808 British end the slave trade (BR) Nov 19, 1810 Declarations of self-government in most Latin American colonies (Latin America) Nov 19, 1813 French expelled from Spain. (FR) Nov 19, 1815 Napoleon defeated and French empire reduced in Europe to France alone (FR) Nov 19, 1818 French abolish slave trade (FR) Nov 19, 1832 Monrow declares Doctrine Agains Europe U.S. President Monroe declares doctrine against European interference with the new republics in the Americas, known as the Monroe Doctrine. (US) Dec 7, 2010 Tar & Feathering Captain William Smitg Captain William Smith was convicted of smuggling and was punished with tar and feathers. He was then showed through the town and thrown into the sea and left to drown.