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

    King Henry VIII

    Ruled over England
  • Period: Jan 20, 1497 to Jan 23, 1516

    King Ferdinand and Isabella

    Ruled over Spain
  • Period: Sep 7, 1533 to

    Elizabeth I

    Ruled over England
  • Period: Jan 16, 1547 to

    Ivan the terrible

    Ruled over Russia
  • Period: Jan 16, 1556 to

    Phillip II

    Ruled over spain
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    Thirty Year War

    The Thirty Years' War[l] was one of the longest and most destructive conflicts in European history, lasting from 1618 to 1648. Fought primarily in Central Europe, an estimated 4.5 to 8 million soldiers and civilians died as a result of battle, famine, and disease, while some areas of modern Germany experienced population declines of over 50%.
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    English Civil War

    The war was an armed conflict spanning from 1642-1660. Essentially the army of parliament were at war with each other. There were other parties involved as well. The scots fought, sometimes on the parliament and sometimes not. the Irish became involved as well, because they saw weakness in England
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    Peter the Great

    Ruled over 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

    The first world war of modern times' with major campaigns fought in Spain, Italy, Germany, Italy as well as at sea. It was triggered by the death in 1700 of the childless Habsburg King Charles II of Spain.
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    Louis XVI

    Ruled over France
  • 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

    The Tennis Court Oath was a pledge that was signed in the early days of the French Revolution and was an important revolutionary act that displayed the belief that political authority came from the nation's people and not from the monarchy.
  • Storming of the Bastille

    07On 14 July 1789, a state prison on the east side of Paris, known as the Bastille, was attacked by an angry and aggressive mob. The prison had become a symbol of the monarchy's dictatorial rule, and the event became one of the defining moments in the Revolution that followed.
  • Declaration of the Rights of Man

    The Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen, set by France's National Constituent Assembly in 1789, is a human civil rights document from the French Revolution.
  • 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

    The execution of Louis XVI by guillotine, a major event of the French Revolution, took place publicly on 21 January 1793 at the Place de la Révolution in Paris.
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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
  • Maximilien 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 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

    The French invasion of Russia, also known as the Russian campaign, the Second Polish War, the Army of Twenty nations, and the Patriotic War of 1812 was launched by Napoleon Bonaparte to force the Russian Empire back into the continental blockade of the United Kingdom
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    French Invasion of Russia

    Napoleon and his troops invades Russia. The campaign failed, however, because Napoleon ran out of food and could not survive the harsh weather conditions.
  • Napoleon is exiled to Elba

  • Napoleon dies

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    Nicholas II

    Ruled over Russia