Renaissance Timeline, C.T., 1

  • Period: 1095 to 1291

    The Crusades

  • 1096

    Four armies of crusaders were formed from troops of different Western European reigons

  • 1097

    The Crusaders and their Byzantine allies attacked Nicea

  • 1144

    The governor of Mosul captured Edessa leading to the loss of the northernmost Crusader state

  • 1147

    The second crusade began and it was lead by two powerful people King Louis VII and King Conrad III

  • Period: 1347 to 1353

    The Black Death

  • 1348

    A different plague strains enters Europe through Genoa

  • 1348

    The plague enters England through the port of Melcombe Regis

  • 1349

    An English ship brings the black death to Norway when it runs aground in Bergen

  • 1351

    The spread of the Black death slows down possibly because of Quarantine

  • Period: 1400 to 1495

    Early Renaissance

  • Period: 1434 to

    Age of Exploration

  • 1492

    Christopher Columbus lands in the Caribbean

  • Period: 1496 to 1527

    High Renaissance

  • 1497

    John Cabot lands on the east coast of North America

  • 1517

    Martin Luther published a document he called Disputation on the power of Indulgences which are known as the 95 theses

  • Period: 1517 to 1555

    Protestant Reformation

  • 1519

    Hernan Cortes lands in Mexico

  • Period: 1527 to

    Late Renaissance

  • 1535

    The protestant Reformation began in England because of Henry VIII the reason was because the pope wouldn't grant him a marriage annulment.

  • 1543

    Copernicus sets out his heliocentric theory

  • Period: 1550 to

    Scientific Revolution

  • Giordano Bruno publishes a centerpiece that states that the Earth is not the center of the universe

  • Francois Viete's invention is essential to the studies of physics and astronomy

  • Some separatists tried to start new lives they imagined in Holland but failed due to poverty