KPK 9B British history

Timeline created by Rakaos
In History
  • 3,000 BCE

    The British Isles were inhabited by Iberians

    The British Isles were inhabited by Iberians
    3000-2000BC The British Isles were inhabited by Stone age people called The Iberians
  • 43

    Roman conquest of Britain

    Roman conquest of Britain
    Emperor Claudius of The Roman Empire begins invasion of The British Isles
  • 410

    End of Roman rule in Britain

    End of Roman rule in Britain
    The Romans had to withdraw from Britain to protect rome from barbarian invasion
  • 410

    Anglo-Saxon migration into Britain

    Anglo-Saxon migration into Britain
    After the Romans left Britain the Germanic tribes migrated to the island, mainly The Angles from Northern Germany
  • 787

    Viking Attacks

    Viking Attacks
    In 787 the Vikings began their invasion from Denmark which was to leave a lasting impression on Britain. They were fierce page seafaring warriors who brought with them their own customs and laws.
  • 1066

    Battle Of Hastings

    Battle Of Hastings
    In 1066 at the battle of Hastings the Norman Duke William defeated the Saxon King Harold and was crowned the king of England
  • 1215

    Formation of the Parliament of England

    Formation of the Parliament of England
    John Lackland, King of England agrees to the Great Charter which creates the Parliament of England
  • 1337

    The 100 Years' War

    The 100 Years' War
    Over 115 years of war between the French and Scottish against The English
  • 1455

    The Wars Of The Roses

    The Wars Of The Roses
    A great Civil war is fought in England which ends with the House of Tudor victorious and ruling the throne of England
  • 1532

    Protestantism becomes the State religion of England

    Protestantism becomes the State religion of England
    Henry VIII introduces Protestantism as the state religion of England since he wanted to divorce his wife
  • The East India Company is founded

    The East India Company is founded
    The English found the soon to be wealthy Honourable East India Trading Company which will last untill 1874
  • Colonization of America begins

    Colonization of America begins
    The English found their first successful colony in The Americas called Jamestown
  • Formation of Great Britain

    Formation of Great Britain
    England and Scotland form The Kingdom of Great Britain
  • The 7 Years' War

    The 7 Years' War
    Great Britain and allies beat the French and their allies which will eventually lead to The Amercian Revolution in The British Colonies
  • Formation of The United Kingdom

    Formation of The United Kingdom
    The Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland merged to form the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland