Block 2 World History

  • Aug 29, 1096

    Crusades are fought

    Crusades are fought
    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 begins

    Renaissance begins
    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

    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

    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

    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

    voyages of zheng he
    1405-1433
  • Sep 3, 1431

    Joan of Arc burned

    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

    Johannes Gutenberg
    Johannes Gutenberg inveted the printing press this is important because this allowed information and books to spread.
  • Oct 16, 1453

    Ottomans conquer Constinople

    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

    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 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

    Slave trade

    1500-1800
  • Oct 9, 1501

    safavid empire

    1501-1722
  • Sep 24, 1502

    Naming the New World

    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 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

    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

    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

    Magellan Sails the globe
    1519-1522 Magellan was important because he was the the first to circle the globe
  • Oct 16, 1532

    pizzaro

    pizzaro
    Conquered incas And brought silver back to spain
  • Sep 25, 1536

    Henrey the VIII founds angelica church

    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

    Copernicus

    Copernicus
    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

    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

    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 founded

    Jamestown founded
    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 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

    Qin Dynasty forms in china
    Was a dynasty in north china. This is important because it proceded the ming dynasty.
  • Age of Enlightenment begins

    Age of Enlightenment begins
  • Thomas Hobbes Writes Leviathan

    Thomas Hobbes Writes Leviathan
  • Peter the great becomes Czar

    Peter the great becomes Czar
  • The Constitution is Ratified

    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
    Reign of Terror is The period of terror after the French Revolution between the Girondins and the Jacobins,
  • Napoleon becomes Emperor

    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 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.