The Crusades is about Christans and Muslims fighting over holy land. Crossbows were used in this war. It is important because lots of christans and muslims died fighting for holy land .1291 ends
Sep 25, 1300
Renaissance is the rebrirth of italian culture. It also expressed humanism. It is important because it boosted math science and art before their time
Sep 9, 1337
100 Years War
Was a war between English and Frence over the frence land. Period of Peace. War over engglish territory in present day france.
Sep 3, 1347
Black Death in Europe
The Black Death was a mass uncurable disease. it Swept threw all of Europe in almost 2 Years. It is Important because 25 million People died.
Sep 25, 1368
ming dynasty forms in china
The Ming Dynasty ruled china for over 200 years. It is important because it is the longest reign in Chinese history.
Sep 29, 1405
voyages of zheng he
Sep 3, 1431
Joan of Arc burned
Captured by Compiegne in 1431. She was 19 and was declared a saint in 1920. Its important because she was burned to death. Charged with Heresy (Against the church)
Oct 16, 1439
Johannes Gutenberg inveted the printing press this is important because this allowed information and books to spread.
Oct 16, 1453
Ottomans conquer Constinople
The ottomans conquered constinople for the purpose f having muslim source of trade. It is important because the fall of constinople was devasting for christians
Sep 24, 1492
1st voyage of Columbus
Christopher Columbus thought there was a wasy to travel west and go to China. He was critized and was told his theory was crazy. It is important because He was the first person to find the americas.
Sep 24, 1498
Da Gama lands in India
Da Gama landing in India is important because he sailed around the southern tip of africa to reach India
Oct 9, 1500
Oct 9, 1501
Sep 24, 1502
Naming the New World
Amerigo Vespuccinamed named america after an 11th century prince. It is important bcause not only is it the name of the contirnt it is also why native americans are called native americans
Sep 19, 1503
Leonardo da vinci paints Mona Lisa
Leonardo was a famous artist and this was his best work. it is important because it is one of the most remarkable art works in history. 1503-1506
Sep 9, 1508
Michelangelo Paints the Sisten Chapel
MIchealangelo was an artist who was forced by the Medici to paint for the pope. it is important because it was one of the greatest works in the Renaissance
Sep 19, 1517
Martin Luther posts 95 thesis
It exposes the catholic church for wrong doings It is important because it starts the uprise of prodestants.
Oct 16, 1519
Magellan Sails the globe
1519-1522 Magellan was important because he was the the first to circle the globe
Oct 16, 1532
Conquered incas And brought silver back to spain
Sep 25, 1536
Henrey the VIII founds angelica church
Henrey the VIII founded the Angelica Chruch is Important because he made himself head of the church.
Oct 17, 1543
He stated that the sun was the center of the universe and he was correct. This is importantbecause everyone before thought that the earth was the center of the universe.
Sep 24, 1545
Concil of Trent
The concil trent is a catholic court room from 1545 to 1563, it is important because ist was against protestant reformation.
Sep 24, 1556
Phillip the II rules spain
he lead the catholics to victory over the prodesttant revolt. He was eventually defeated by Egland an the Netherlands. it is important because the catholic faith in europe was slowly going away as prodestants were coming in.
Jamestown was the first town founded in america.it is important because it was the first sttlement in the United States of America.
King Louis XIV becomes king of france
King Louis reign is important because it is the longest reign of a monarch in european history at 72 years and 110 days.
Qin Dynasty forms in china
Was a dynasty in north china. This is important because it proceded the ming dynasty.
Age of Enlightenment begins
Thomas Hobbes Writes Leviathan
Peter the great becomes Czar
The Constitution is Ratified
th Constitution being ratified is important because thats our nations rule book and it being ratified is bad.
Reign of Terror
Reign of Terror is The period of terror after the French Revolution between the Girondins and the Jacobins,
Napoleon becomes Emperor
Napoleon becomes emperor though force and attacking this is important because he gains control of alot of aother countrys.
Napoleon defeated at Waterloo
Napoleon was Europes leader for so long when he finally fell it was shocking. It is important because it is the day Napolean finally left the throne of Europe.