• Period: Feb 20, 1479 to Jan 23, 1516

    King Ferdinand and Isabella

    Ruled over Southern Italy
  • Period: Apr 22, 1509 to Jan 28, 1547

    King Henry VIII

    Ruled over England
  • Period: Jan 16, 1547 to

    Ivan the Terrible

    Ruled over Russia
  • Period: Jan 16, 1556 to

    Phillip II

    Ruled over Spain
  • Period: Nov 17, 1558 to

    Elizabeth I

    Ruled over England
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    Thirty years war

    Known as the longest and most destructive war in European history the Thirty years war ended with the Treaty of Westphalia.
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    English Civil War

    Many civil wars fought by Parliamentarians and Royalists.
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    King Louis XIV

    Ruled over France
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    Peter the Great

    Ruled over Russia
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    The Glorious revolution

    Events leading to the deposition of James II and VII
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    War of Spanish Succession

    Known as 'the first world war of modern times' was a European great power conflict that ended in Phillip V remaining king of Spain.
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    Seven years war

    The Seven years war was a global conflict and ended in the treaty of Paris.
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    King Louis XVI

    Ruled over France
  • May 5 Meeting with the estates general

    May 5 Meeting with the estates general
    decision on the levying of new taxes, marked the start of the French revolution
  • Tennis Court Oath

    Tennis Court Oath
    Showed growing unrest against Louis XVI
  • Storming Bastille

    Storming Bastille
    Mob of angry French Citizens storm bastille as a fit of protest again rising inflation
  • Declaration of the Rights of Man

    Declaration of the Rights of Man
    Proclaimed an end to feudalism
  • Women’s march on Versailles

    Women’s march on Versailles
    Demanded bread and political reforms from the king
  • Execution of King Louis XVI

    Execution of King Louis XVI
    Executed by guillotine during the reign of terror
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    Reign of Terror

    Declaration that terror would be “order of the day”
  • Maximillian Robespierres execution

    Maximillian Robespierres execution
    After he declared terror was “order of the day” Maximillian and his army were sentenced to death
  • Napoleon crowns himself emperor

    Napoleon crowns himself emperor
    Showed that he would not be controlled by Rome
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    Peninsular War

    War fought by Spain, Portugal, and United Kingdom against invading forces
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    French Invasion of Russia

    Napoleon attempts to rule Russia, but fails, ending in 400,000 deaths
  • Napoleon is exiled

    Napoleon is exiled
  • Napoleon death

    Napoleon death
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    Nicholas II

    Ruled over Russia