Mueggenborg Timeline Project: Unit 3

By Yalta_B
  • Period: Apr 25, 1394 to Apr 25, 1460

    Henry the Navigator

  • Period: Apr 25, 1451 to Apr 25, 1506


  • Period: Apr 25, 1460 to Apr 25, 1524

    da Gama

  • Period: Apr 25, 1480 to Apr 25, 1521


  • Period: Apr 25, 1485 to Apr 25, 1547


  • Apr 22, 1492

    Columbian Exchange

    Start of trading between the Old World and New World
  • Period: Apr 22, 1500 to

    Triangle Trade

    (Best known triangular trade, according to Wikipedia) Atlantic slave trade between West Africa, American colonies, and European colonies
  • Period: Apr 22, 1501 to

    Safavid Empire

    Ruled Persian Empire in Iran
  • Period: Apr 18, 1517 to

    Protestant Reformation

    European movement that brought Protestantism to be a part of Christianity
  • Period: Apr 22, 1526 to Apr 22, 1530


    Emperor of India
  • Period: Apr 22, 1526 to

    Mughal Empire

    Ruled the majority of India
  • Period: Apr 25, 1529 to Apr 25, 1541


  • Period: Apr 25, 1552 to

    Matteo Ricci

    Jesuit priest who made various achievements in China
  • Period: Apr 25, 1564 to

    Galileo Galilei

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    Scientific Revolution

    New ideas in sciences which led to the start of modern science
  • Creation of Colonies in the New World

    Along the eastern coast of North America
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    Tokugawa Shogunate

    Goveernment of Japan ruled by the shoguns
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    Thirty Years' War

    Fought between European powers because of religious and political conflicts
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    Qing Dynasty

    Last dynasty in China, which was ruled by the Manchu, that fell because of weakening by political issues
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    Peter the Great

    Emperor of Russia who modernized and expanded the Russian Empire
  • The Enlightenment

    Time in the 18th century in which people during this time used reason as a way to explain things
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    French and Indian War

    Fought between Great Britain and France in North America because of a fight involving rivers
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    Catherine the Great

    Empress of Russia who expanded the empire
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    American Revolution

    Independence of thirteen colonies of North America from British power
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    Louis XVI

    King of France, executed for going against own government
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    Marie Antoinette

    Queen of France and wife of Louis XVI
  • Declaration of Rights of Man

    Document describing the rights of people during the french Revolution
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    French Revolution

    Violence erupted for change in social and political structures in France
  • Storming of the Bastille

    Violence throughout Paris where Bastille was captured causing the start of the French Revolution
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    Haitian Revolution

    Conflicts which occurred for independence and an end of slavery
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    Emperor of France and King of Italy who succeeded in winning multiple wars against other European powers, yet was defeated at the Battle of Waterloo
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    Congress of Vienna

    Conference made to discuss political issues in France
  • Waterloo

    Battle occurred here, where Napoleaon's army was defeated