Timeline created by Jessepe Jibbs
  • 1215

    Magna Carta

    Magna Carta
    Signed establishing the English rights
  • 1511

    Nicolaus Copernicus

    Nicolaus Copernicus
    Heliocentric Theory
  • Johannes Kepler

    Johannes Kepler
    Discovers planetary motion
  • Galileo

    Uses telescope to support the proof of the heliocentric theory.
  • William Harvey

    William Harvey
    Showed that the heart acted as a pump to circulate blood throughout the body.
  • Oliver Cromwell

    Oliver Cromwell
    Began his rule of England as the Lord Protector
  • Palace of Versailles

    Palace of Versailles
    Was built under the reign of Louis XIV
  • Louis XIV

    Louis XIV
    Became the king of France
  • English Civil War

    English Civil War
    Began between the Roundheads and the Cavaliers
  • Charles I of England

    Charles I of England
    Was beheaded
  • Restoration of Charles II

    Restoration of Charles II
    The monarchy was put back in control in England
  • Isaac Newton

    Isaac Newton
    Published his law of gravity.
  • William and Mary

    William and Mary
    Became the leaders of England
  • English Bill of Rights

    English Bill of Rights
    Was passed laying out specific rights on Parliament and putting limits on royal power.
  • James II

    James II
    Became king of England
  • St. Petersburg

    St. Petersburg
    Became the capital of Russia
  • The Age of Reason

    The Age of Reason
    The Enlightenment began.
  • Peter I

    Peter I
    Became the czar of Russia
  • Westernization of Russia

    Westernization of Russia
    Started by Peter the Great
  • Edward Jenner

    Edward Jenner
    Introduced a vaccine to prevent small pox.