Hundred Year War

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  • Period: Jan 1, 1300 to Dec 31, 1500

    The Hundred Years' War

    The war was fought between England and France. They fought the war because Edward III wanted the French throne.
  • Aug 26, 1346

    Battle of Crecy

    The battle of Crecy was the first of 3 battles. The English won. They showed off their powerful longbow which was a major advantage against fighting the French
  • Dec 9, 1415

    Battle of Agincourt

    The English were victorious again thanks to the longbow
  • Dec 9, 1420

    French and English Peace Treaty

    This treaty said that after King Charles VI dies, the thrown will go to Henry V
  • Period: Dec 9, 1421 to Dec 9, 1453

    Kicking the English from France

    The way the French army fought was they tried to push the English out of France.They were successfully except for the port city of Calais.
  • May 7, 1429

    Joan of Arc

    Joan, a 13 year old girl, claimed to hear voices and see visions from God. They told her to kick the English from France, and then crown Charles VI king. On May 7, she lead the French into the battle of Orleans, which they later ended up winning.
  • Jul 17, 1429

    Charles is crowned king

  • Dec 9, 1453

    The War ends

    The French won and Charles VII got the crown. England and France began fighting as a country instead of just for a lord. The French monarch increased its power, while the English went through another battle known as The War of the Roses.