Timeline Project Ch.14 sec. 3and4

  • Period: Jan 1, 1000 to Dec 31, 1500

    Ch.14 sec.3 and4 timeline

  • May 13, 1154


    Henry II ruled England. He strengthened the royal courts of justice by sending royal judges to every part of England at least once a year. They collected taxes, settled lawsuits, and punished crimes.
  • May 13, 1180


    One of the most powerful Capetians was Philip II this is when he ruled.
  • May 13, 1199


    John ruled the brother of Richard the lion hearted.He failed as a military leader earning the nickname John Softsword.He lost all of his land including Normandy and Northern France to the French under Philip Augustus.
  • Jun 15, 1215


    The most celebrated document in English history was made, the magna carta.This guaranteed certain politcal rights.
  • May 13, 1226


    France became very strong under the reign of Louis IX, Philip II grandson.
  • May 13, 1285


    Philip IV ruled France when he got into a quarrel with the Pope. The Pope refused to allow priests to pay taxes to the king. Philip would dispute the right of the Pope's control.
  • May 13, 1295


    Knights, burgesses, bishops, and lords met together in Westminster, London to form the model parliment.
  • May 13, 1300


    Pope Boniface VIII attempted to enforce papal authority on Kings. He created a document stating that kings must always obey popes.
  • May 13, 1305


    Philip IV persuaded the College of Cardinals to choose a French archbishop as the new pope.Clement V the new pope moved from Rome to the city of Avignon. The Popes would live there for the next 69 years.
  • May 13, 1337


    The war that Edward III launched for the throne continued on and off. It became known as the Hundred Years War.
  • Aug 26, 1346


    The English were outnumbered 3-1 in a battle and came out with a victory.
  • May 13, 1347


    A fleet of Genoese merchant ships arrived in Sicily carrying bubonic plauge.
  • May 13, 1414


    The Council of Constance attempted to end the Great Schism by choosing a single pope.The council forced 3 popes to resign. Jan Hus was seized by church leaders and tried as a heretic.
  • May 13, 1415


    Jan Hus was burned at the stake.
  • May 13, 1420


    The French signed a treaty that Henry V would inherit the French crown upon the death of the French king Charles VI.
  • May 13, 1421


    The French rallied and drove the English out of France entirely, except for the port of Calais.
  • May 13, 1429


    A teenage peasant girl named Joan of Arc felt moved by god to rescue France from its English conquerors.
  • May 30, 1431


    Joan was burned at the stake.
  • May 13, 1453


    The twin pillars of the medieval world, religous devotion and the code of chivalry, both crumbled