Revolutions By pgradyliska Period: Jan 10, 1588 to Jan 10, 1679 Thomas Hobbes One of the first modern western thinkers, believed that religion should be seperated from politics. Period: Jan 10, 1632 to Jan 10, 1704 John Locke Natrual rights. Kings should be limited. Freedom of religion Period: Jan 10, 1689 to Jan 10, 1755 Baron de Montesquieu Ademire the system in England to lower the power of a king. Government should be broken to two different sections and each should have the same power control. Nov 19, 1689 English Bill of Rights Period: Jan 10, 1694 to Jan 10, 1778 Voltaire All things must be explained resonable and logically. Believed in freedom of thought was too powerful. was against struck religion. Period: Jan 10, 1706 to Jan 10, 1790 Benjamin Franklin I house didn't think people in charge should be paid. Slavery was wrong. Period: Jan 10, 1712 to Jan 10, 1778 Jean-Jacques Rousseau Individual rights. Support french revolution majority rules against absolute power and control of government by church Period: Jan 10, 1723 to Jan 10, 1790 Adam Smith Modern econmics Free enterprise Period: Jan 10, 1738 to Jan 10, 1794 Cesare Beccaria He wanted to make sure that criminals had some rights. Torture was wrong. Period: Jan 10, 1743 to Jan 10, 1826 Thomas Jefferson Believed that almost all people will make the right choices when given. Didn't want a gov. that had to much power every should be allowd to get education. Period: Jan 10, 1753 to Jan 10, 1811 Father Hidalgo Fought for mexican independence. Period: Jan 10, 1759 to Jan 10, 1797 Mary Wollstonecraft Fought for the rights of women. Fought for equal treatment for all human beings. Nov 19, 1763 Seven Years’ War Peace Treaty between Great Britain and France Nov 19, 1765 Stamp Act passed by British Parliament Apr 19, 1766 Tar and Feathering It was a punishment that happened in the Middle Ages. Nov 19, 1766 Repeal of Stamp Act Nov 19, 1767 Townsend Act, new revenue taxes on North American colonists Mar 5, 1770 The Boston Massacre It was a riot between the Patriots and the British that happened in the street. It had many people dead. Nov 19, 1770 Riots in Boston met with violence by British troops Apr 8, 1772 Committees of Correspondence They were some governments ran by the Partiot leaders. Jun 9, 1772 The Gaspee Incident It was a ship that thought another ship had goods on they ship and was chasing it. It appears that the next day they burned they ship down. Nov 19, 1773 Boston Tea Party Sep 5, 1774 First Continental Congress It was a meeting at Carpenters Hall. Nov 19, 1774 First Continental Congress Dec 9, 1774 The Quebec Act It was passed by the British Parliament. Apr 18, 1775 The British Are Coming . . . Paul was sent to Joseph to warn sam adams and john hancock that the birtish troops was comming. Apr 18, 1775 The Shot Heard ’Round the World! Lexington & Concord The first shots where in Lexington, Massachusetts. They was going to arrest John and Sam. May 10, 1775 Second Continental Congress The second meeting. Period: Nov 19, 1775 to Nov 19, 1783 American Revolution Dec 9, 1775 The Coercive or IntolerableActs It was names for the five laws Jan 9, 1776 Thomas Paine's Common Sense A book writtien by Thomas Paine. Nov 19, 1776 Declaration of Independence Nov 19, 1778 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 Simon Bolivar Strong central government. Political power Nov 19, 1789 Ratification of Constitution of the United States of America Nov 19, 1789 Estates General convened for the first time in 174 years in France 1789 Storming of the Bastille, prison (and armory) in Paris Nov 19, 1789 National Constituent Assembly and French Declaration of the Rights of Man Nov 19, 1791 Beheading of King Louis XVI Nov 19, 1791 Slave rebellion in Saint Domingue Nov 19, 1791 U.S. Bill of Rights ratified by states 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 Nov 19, 1792 France declares war on Austria Nov 19, 1793 France declares war on Great Britain Nov 19, 1793 All slaves on Saint Domingue emancipated by the French revolutionary authorities to join the French army and fight against the British Nov 19, 1794 Toussaint leads troops against the British Nov 19, 1797 French colonial forces defeated by Toussaint Nov 19, 1798 Toussaint negotiates peace with the British Nov 19, 1801 War ends between Great Britain and France Nov 19, 1801 Constitution for Haiti Nov 19, 1802 General Leclerc sent by Napoleon to subdue colony and re-institute slavery Nov 19, 1803 New declaration of war between Great Britain and France Nov 19, 1803 French withdraw troops; Haitians declare independence Nov 19, 1804 Napoleon crowns himself emperor of France Nov 19, 1804 Jean-Jacques Dessalines crowns himself emperor of Haiti Nov 19, 1808 British end the slave trade Nov 19, 1810 Declarations of self-government in most Latin American colonies Nov 19, 1813 French expelled from Spain. Nov 19, 1815 Napoleon defeated and French empire reduced in Europe to France alone Nov 19, 1818 French abolish slave trade Nov 19, 1823 U.S. President Monroe declares doctrine against European interference with the new republics in the Americas, known as the Monroe Doctrine Jul 4, 2010 Declaration of Independence 12 of the 13 colonies agreed on the decorations.