Socials Revolution Timeline

  • May 30, 1215

    Magna Carta

    Magna Carta
    The Magna Carta was an attempt to limit the king;s powers by law and protect their privileges.
  • Demonology (Daemonologie) was written

    Demonology (Daemonologie) was written
    King James I wrote this book because of all of the witches living in his world.
  • King James I becomes the King

    King James I becomes the King
    This is when King James I became the king
  • The Gun Powder Plot

    The Gun Powder Plot
    this is when a group of people joined together to try and blow up parliment from the bottom but got caught before it coud happen.
  • New Bible

    New Bible
    the king creates a new bible that gets used fr hundreds of years.
  • The one and only visit by the king

    The only visit the king made to Scotland after becoming the king of England and the ruler of the united crown that was made up of England and Scotland.
  • King James I Dies

    King James I Dies
    This year is when James I died
  • Charles I Becomes King

    Charles I Becomes King
    This is when Charles I becomes the king after James I's death
  • Petition of rights

    Petition of rights
    The petition of right supported the magna carta and said the king had to give the people rights and it took away some of the king's power. He had to sign it though or parliment wouldn't fund the king.
  • Short Parliment/End of Personal Rule

    This is when King Charles i decided to finally call the short parliment and end his personal rule.
  • Long Parliment

    Long Parliment
    King Charles I called the long paliment because he needed some money
  • Earl of Strafford was created

    Earl of Strafford was created
    Ealr of Strafford was created
  • Lord Strafford was impeached

    Lord Strafford was impeached
    he was impeached
  • Impeachment of Archbishop Laud

    Impeachment of Archbishop Laud
    Impeachment of Archbishop Laud
  • Execution of Lord Strafford

    Execution of Lord Strafford
    Execution of Lord Strafford
  • The Grand Remonstrance

    The Grand Remonstrance
    Charles I is forced to sign the Grand Remonstrance. The bill made him agree to call Parliament regularly, not to make illegal taxes, he had to pass over the control of the militia to parliament, and uphold the parliament.
  • King Charles starts a war on Parliament

    Charles I declared war on parliment.
  • Execution of Archbishop Laud

    Execution of Archbishop Laud
    Execution of Archbishop Laud
  • Scotish people hand over Charles I

    After charles I feld they handed him over to the parliment.
  • Charles I's Trial

    Charles I's Trial
    It was his trial because he overthrew himself.
  • Pride's Purge

    This is when the Puritans are led by cromwell. They then drove out hundreds of presbyterian members of parliment which left the rump parliment.
  • Charles I was excecuted

    Charles I was excecuted
    Charles I was excecuted
  • Charles II took over

    Charles II took over
    Charles II took over after charles I was beheaded.
  • Rump Parliament Votes to get rid of a Monarchy

    They voted to get rid of the monarchy which is one king
  • Cromwell Leaves Ireland

    Cromwell Leaves Ireland
  • Charles II Flees England

    Charles II Flees England
    He flees to France
  • Cromwell named as Lord Protector

    Cromwell named as Lord Protector
  • Olver Cromwell Dies

    Olver Cromwell Dies
    he died of malaria
  • Test Act Passed

    Test Act Passed
    This forbid everybody except for the Church from holding office or having jobs in the office.
  • Charles II dies

    Charles II dies
    James II who is Catholic takes the throne, but at the time mostly everybody was not catholic. He wanted everyone to be catholic like him.
  • William and Mary Invited to Throne

    For the first time, the Parliament CHOSE the monarchy instead of it being passed down by blood.
  • Bill of Rights

    Bill of Rights
    This said William and mary had to listen to the parliment.
  • Steam Engine invented

    The original Steam Engine was invented. This was a crude steam engine
  • Fall of Quebec

    Quebec surrendered to the british
  • Treaty of Paris

    Treaty of Paris
    Stops the fighting between France and Britain over North America. France hands over all of the canadian places except some.
  • Royal Proclamation

    Royal Proclamation
    Royal Proclamation by King George. New Englanders couldn't move to the Ohio Valley.
  • James Watt corrected the steam engine

    this is when james watt "invented the steam engine. he took the earlier design and made it better
  • Stamp Act

    Stamp Act
    A small tax colonists had to pay on goods and services. The tax was in the form of a stamp that people had to buy and stick on
  • Stamp Act Taken Away

    Stamp Act Taken Away
    Stamp Act Taken Away
  • Sons of Liberty

    Sons of Liberty
    This was made up of members of the middle and upper class.
  • Steam Engine improved

    Steam Engine improved
    Steam Engine improved
  • Boston Massacre

    Boston Massacre
    This is when the birtish fired on americans which killed 7 people.
  • Intolerable Acts

    The biritsh set these intolerable acts which were the Boston Port Act The Massachussetts Government Act The Administration of Justice Act The Quatering Act and also the quebec act.
  • The Tea Act

    The Tea Act
    The tax on tea was rased.
  • Boston Tea Party

    Boston Tea Party
    45 tons of tea was dumped into the boston harbour.
  • The Quebec Act

    This made quebec a british colony
  • The First Continential Congress

    The colonists got together in Phliadelphia to complain about Britain
  • Battle of Lexington Green + Concord

    The shot heard round the world
  • Battle of Bunker Hill

  • Battle of Brooklyn

    the first real battle between america and england.
  • The declaration of independance

  • Battle of Trenton

    This is when they attacked over-night to the hessians where the americans actually won.
  • Battle of Princeton

    The americans won again.
  • Battle of Saratoga

    This was the turning point of the war.
  • Battle of Yorktown

    This was the last major battle of the revolution when they drove the british all back to boston.
  • Third Estate becomes National Assembly

    Third Estate becomes National Assembly
    This is when they had the tennis court oath. They also met in the tennis court in versailles.
  • Storming of the Bastille

    Storming of the Bastille
    They stormed the bastille for weapons.
  • Decleration of the Rights of Man and The Citizen

    Gave the people their god given rights and was very simaler to the Decleration of Independence
  • End of Feudalism

    The assembly announces that feudalim is over.
  • Women Storm the Versailles

    Women Storm the Versailles
    Angry women storm versailles to lead the royalty by to flee to paris where they can see the problems.
  • Louis XVI's family was arrested

    Louis XVI's family was arrested
    Louis XVI wanted to leave because all of the other nobles were leaving so they wanted to leave to get help from forein countries. They were caught before they could leave so they were arrested.
  • France and Austria go to war

    France decided to go to war with Austria because they wanted to spread the spirit of revolution around europe.
  • National Convention

    National Convention
    This was the first meeting of the National convention that Robespierre was heading the convention
  • Louis XVI's final trial

    Louis XVI's final trial
    This was Louis XVI's final trial where it was deided he would be excecuted.
  • Louis XVI Beheaded

    Louis XVI Beheaded
    Louis XVI was executed by guillotine... His head was chopped off.
  • The commencment of the reign of terror

    This was called the Reign of terror because anybody who opposed the revolution was killed.
  • Maxemillion Robespierre is killed

    Maxemillion Robespierre is killed
    Robespierre, the creator of the Reign of terror was killed to end the terror because he killed so many people. He was exectued by guillontine getting his head chopped off.
  • Factory Acts

    Factory Acts
    These were acts that tired to help the working conditions of the factory workers.
  • Napoleonic Code

    Napoleonic Code
    This was a civil code
  • Napoleon becomes the emporor

    Napoleon becomes the emporor
    Napoleon became the emporor even though they just got rid of their old monarchy. Also he corinated himslf by taking the crown out of the pope's hand and putting it on his head.
  • First steamboat

    First steamboat
    The first steamboat was created by Robert Fulton's Clermont
  • Napoleon sent to St.Helena

    Napoleon sent to St.Helena
    He got exiled to st.helena where he later died. The land 1000 miles from somewhere and 1000 miles from nowhere
  • Napoleon Dies

    Napoleon Dies
    Napoleon Dies
  • The legalization of the workers associations

    The legalization of the workers associations
    This is when labour unions were created because the parliment finally understood how bad the working condidions really were.
  • The Liverpool and Manchester Railway begins first regular commercial rail service.

    The Liverpool and Manchester Railway begins first regular commercial rail service.
    The Liverpool and Manchester Railway begins first regular commercial rail service.
  • Faraday discovers electro-magnetic current

    Faraday discovers electro-magnetic current, making possible generators and electric engines.