Age of Absolutism

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  • Period: Jan 16, 1547 to

    Reign of Ivan the Terrible

  • Period: Jul 15, 1554 to

    Reign of King Phillip II

  • Period: Jul 24, 1567 to

    Reign of James I

  • Period: Jun 9, 1572 to

    Reign of Henry of Navarre

  • Period: Aug 24, 1572 to Aug 25, 1572

    Saint Bartholomew's Day Massacre

    Catherine de Medici ordered the assasination of protestant leaders in Paris
  • The Edict of Nantes

    The Edict of Nantes
    The Edict of Nantes was signed
  • Appointment of Cardinal Richelieu

    Appointment of Cardinal Richelieu
    Cardinal Richelieu
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    Louis XIII reign

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    Thirty Years War

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    Reign of Charles I

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    English Civil War

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    Louis XIV of France

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    Treaty of Westphalia

    Peace of Westphailia signed
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    Reign of Oliver Cromwell

  • Restoration of English Crown

    Restoration of English Crown
    Charles II restored monarchies to power
  • Louis the XIV assumes total control of France

    Louis the XIV assumes total control of France
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    Palace at Versailless started / ended

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    Reign of Peter the Great

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    Glorious Revolution

  • English Bill of Rights

    English Bill of Rights
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    War of Spanish Succession

    Two alliances of Europe, including a divided Spain, fought for who had the right to succeed Charles II as king of Spain.
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    Reign of Fredrick the Great

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    Reign of Maria Theresa