• Period: Jun 28, 1491 to Jan 28, 1547

    King Henry VIII

    Henry VIII ruled England for 36 years
  • Period: Jan 2, 1492 to Jan 23, 1516

    King Ferdinand and Isabella

    The Catholic Monarchs were Queen Isabella I of Castile and King Ferdinand II of Aragon, whose marriage and joint rule marked the de facto unification of Spain
  • Period: May 21, 1527 to

    Phillip ii

    Ruled spain
  • Period: Jan 16, 1547 to

    Ivan the Terrible

    Grand Prince of Moscow, Russia
  • Period: Nov 17, 1558 to

    Elizabeth I

    Elizabeth I was Queen of England and Ireland
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    Thirty Years War

    The primary cause of the Thirty Years' War was the actions of Emperor Ferdinand II in forcing the protestants into Catholicism. The war ended with the Peace of Westphalia, a treaty that laid boundaries for European countries and recognized subsequent territorial sovereignty throughout Europe.
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    English Civil War

    The English Civil War was a series of civil wars and political machinations between Parliamentarians and Royalists, mainly over the manner of England's governance and issues of religious freedom. It was part of the wider Wars of the Three Kingdoms.
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    Peter the Great

    Monarch of Russia
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    The Glorious Revolution

    Glorious Revolution, is the term used for the events leading to the deposition of James II and VII in November 1688, and replacement by his daughter Mary II and her husband and James' nephew William III of Orange, de facto ruler of the Dutch Republic.
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    War of the Spanish Succession

    As a result, Philip V remained King of Spain but was removed from the French line of succession, thereby averting a union of France and Spain. The Austrians gained most of the Spanish territories in Italy and the Netherlands.
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    Seven years war

    Firstly, it meant a great expansion of British territorial claims in the New World. France lost nearly all of its North American colonies with the main blow being their loss of the large territory of Canada. France also lost all of its territory to Great Britain in the raw material rich Asian country of India
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    Louis the 16th

    Ruled over France
  • May 5, 1789 meeting with the Estates-General

    May 5, 1789 meeting with the Estates-General
    The opening of the Estates General, on 5 May 1789 in Versailles, also marked the start of the French Revolution.
  • Tennis Court Oath

    Tennis Court Oath
    Tennis Court Oath, French Serment du Jeu de Paume, (June 20, 1789), dramatic act of defiance by representatives of the nonprivileged classes of the French nation (the Third Estate) during the meeting of the Estates-General (traditional assembly) at the beginning of the French Revolution
  • Storming of the Bastille

    Storming of the Bastille
    Parisian revolutionaries and mutinous troops storm and dismantle the Bastille, a royal fortress and prison that had come to symbolize the tyranny of the Bourbon monarchs, on July 14, 1789.
  • Declaration of the Rights of Man

    Declaration of the Rights of Man
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    The declaration defines a single set of individual and collective rights for all men. Influenced by the doctrine of natural rights, these rights are held to be universal and valid in all times and places.
  • Women's March on Versailles

    Women's March on Versailles
    The Women's March on Versailles, also known as the October March, the October Days or simply the March on Versailles, was one of the earliest and most significant events of the French Revolution.
  • Execution of King Louis XVI

    Execution of King Louis XVI
    Ultimately unwilling to cede his royal power to the Revolutionary government, Louis XVI was found guilty of treason and condemned to death. He was guillotined on January 21, 1793.
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    Reign of Terror

    The Reign of Terror was a period of the French Revolution when, following the creation of the First Republic, a series of massacres and numerous public executions took place in response to revolutionary fervour, anticlerical sentiment, and accusations of treason by the Committee of Public Safety.
  • Maximillian Robespierre's execution

    Maximillian Robespierre's execution
    Robespierre and a number of his followers were arrested at the Hôtel de Ville in Paris. The next day Robespierre and 21 of his followers were taken to the Place de la Révolution (now the Place de la Concorde), where they were executed by guillotine before a cheering crowd.
  • Napoleon Crowns himself emperor

    Napoleon Crowns himself emperor
    On the 2nd of December 1804 Napoleon crowned himself Emperor Napoleon I at Notre Dame de Paris. According to legend, during the coronation he snatched the crown from the hands of Pope Pius VII and crowned himself, thus displaying his rejection of the authority of the Pontiff.
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    Peninsular War

    The Peninsular War was the military conflict fought in the Iberian Peninsula by Spain, Portugal, and the United Kingdom against the invading and occupying forces of the First French Empire during the Napoleonic Wars. In Spain, it is considered to overlap with the Spanish War of Independence.
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    French invasion of Russia

    Napoleon and his troops invade Russia. The campaign fell however because napoleon and his men ran out of food and couldn't handle the harsh winter conditions.
  • Napoleon is exiled to Elba

    Napoleon is exiled to Elba
  • Napoleon dies

    Napoleon dies
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    Nicholas II (Romanov)

    Nicholas the Passion-Bearer, was the last Emperor of Russia,