Industrial, Economic, and Scientific Revolutions Timeline

  • Jan 1, 1543

    Copernicus Claims the universe is heliocentric (sun centered)

  • James Hargreaves invents the Spinning Jenny

  • Adam Smith publishes Wealth of Nations

  • James Watt perfects the Steam Engine

  • Eli Whitney invents the Coton Gin

  • Robert Fulton invents the first steam boat

  • Openin gof the Suez Canal

  • Karl Marx writes the communist Manifesto

  • Marie Curie recieves Nobel Prize for her work with the radioactivity and its ability to cure some diseases

  • Alber Einstein publishes article on the Theory of Relativity

  • Factory Act of 1883 Limits work Hours for Woman and Children