WORLD HISTORY TIMELINE

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  • Aug 25, 1095

    Crusades are fought

    Crusades are fought
    pope called a meeting for the church.At least 10,000 europeans joined the military mission to take the holy land.
  • Sep 29, 1300

    rennaissance began

    rennaissance began
    was a cultural movement that spanned the period roughly from the 14th to the 17th century, beginning in Italy in the Late Middle Ages and later spreading to the rest of Europe. Though availability of paper and the invention of metal movable type sped the dissemination of ideas from the later 15th century, the changes of the Renaissance were not uniformly experienced across Europe.
  • Aug 27, 1337

    100 years war begins

    100 years war begins
    it was the house of the plantagenet,rulers of the united kingdom vs the house of valois
  • Aug 25, 1347

    black death begins in europe

    black death begins in europe
    1/3 of europe population lost.The plauge was carried by fleas and fleas were carried by rats
  • Sep 11, 1368

    ming dynasty in china

    ming dynasty in china
    The Ming dynasty, also Empire of the Great Ming, was the ruling dynasty of China for 276 years (1368–1644) following the collapse of the Mongol-led Yuan dynasty.
  • Aug 27, 1431

    joan of arc burned

    joan of arc burned
    nicknamed the "maid of the orleans" pronounced her innocent and she then became a martyr
  • Sep 29, 1439

    johannes gutenberg press

    johannes gutenberg press
    Gutenberg was the first European to use movable type printing, in around 1439.
  • Sep 19, 1453

    ottoman conquer

    ottoman conquer
    was the capture of the capital of the Eastern Roman (Byzantine) Empire by an invading army of the Ottoman Empire on Tuesday, 29 May 1453.
  • Sep 5, 1483

    martin luther post 95 theses

    martin luther post 95 theses
    are widely regarded as the initial catalyst for the Protestant Reformation.
  • Sep 11, 1492

    first voyage of columbus

    first voyage of columbus
    first voyage led to discovery of america
  • Sep 11, 1498

    da gama lands in india

    da gama lands in india
    Dom Vasco da Gama, 1st Count of Vidigueira, (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈvaʃku ðɐ ˈɣɐmɐ]) (c. 1460s – 23 December 1524) was a Portuguese explorer. He was the first European to reach India by sea, linking Europe and Asia for the first time by ocean route, as well as the Atlantic and the Indian oceans entirely and definitively, and in this way, the West and the Orient.
  • Oct 15, 1501

    safadavid empire

    safadavid empire
    after the horrible invasion of Mongols, in the 1200s, migrated Turks and Mongolian tribes took the Persian life and language.
  • Sep 11, 1502

    naming of the new world

    naming of the new world
    The New World is one of the names used for the Western Hemisphere, specifically the Americas
  • Sep 5, 1503

    da vinci paints mona lisa

    da vinci paints mona lisa
    half length portrait which is the most visited,most writtrn,and most famous painting
  • Sep 29, 1508

    michealangelo began sistine chapel

    michealangelo began sistine chapel
    The Sistine Chapel ceiling, painted by Michelangelo between 1508 and 1512, is a cornerstone work of High Renaissance art.The ceiling is that of the large Papal Chapel built within the Vatican between 1477 and 1480 by Pope Sixtus IV after whom it is named, and was painted at the commission of Pope Julius II.
  • Oct 15, 1517

    martin luther 95 theses

    martin luther 95 theses
    95 these was written by Martin Luther in 1517 and are know as the main catalyst for the Protestant Reformation.Luther's NinetyFive Theses centers on practices within the Catholic Church regarding baptism and absolution. Significantly, the Theses reject the validity of indulgences
  • Oct 3, 1521

    magellan starts around the world trip

    magellan starts around the world trip
    In 1521, traveling west from Europe, the expedition reached a region of Southeast Asia which Magellan had reached on previous voyages traveling east. Magellan thereby achieved a nearly complete personal circumnavigation of the globe.
  • Oct 3, 1532

    pizaro invades inca empire

    pizaro invades inca empire
    The Spanish conquest of the Inca Empire was one of the most important campaigns in the Spanish colonization of the Americas. After years of preliminary exploration and military skirmishes, 168 Spanish soldiers under Francisco Pizarro and their native allies captured the Sapa Inca Atahualpa in the 1532 Battle of Cajamarca.
  • Sep 11, 1534

    Henry VIII founds anglican church

    Henry VIII founds anglican church
    The name "Anglican" means "of England", but the Anglican church exists worldwide. It began in the sixth century in England, when Pope Gregory the Great sent St. Augustine to Britain to bring a more disciplined Apostolic succession to the Celtic Christians.
  • Oct 3, 1543

    copernicus publishes heliocentric theory

    copernicus publishes heliocentric theory
    Copernican heliocentrism is the name given to the astronomical model developed by Nicolaus Copernicus and published in 1543. It positioned the Sun near the center of the Universe, motionless, with Earth and the other planets rotating around it in circular paths modified by epicycles and at uniform speeds.
  • Sep 19, 1545

    Council Of Trent

    Council Of Trent
    held between 1545 and 1563 in Trento (Trent) and Bologna, northern Italy, was one of the Roman Catholic Church's most important ecumenical councils.
  • Sep 11, 1554

    Phillip II rules spain

    Phillip II rules spain
    Philip II (Spanish: Felipe II «el Prudente»; 21 May 1527 – 13 September 1598) was King of Spain[1] (second Philip to Castille, first to Aragon and the fourth to Navarre) from 1556 and of Portugal from 1581 (as Philip I, Filipe I). From 1554 he was King of Naples and Sicily as well as Duke of Milan. During his marriage to Queen Mary I (1554–58), he was also Prince Consort of England and Ireland.[2][3] From 1555, he was lord of the Seventeen Provinces of the Netherlands. Known in Spanish as "Phili
  • Nov 17, 1558

    ekizabeth 1 bcome queen

    ekizabeth 1 bcome queen
    she was queen of england and ireland from 1558 to her death.she was aka the virgin queen or the good queen bess.she had no children.she was the second daughter of herny VIII and daughter to anne boleyn.
  • slave trade across atlantic

    slave trade across atlantic
    The Atlantic slave trade or transatlantic slave trade took place across the Atlantic Ocean from the 16th through to the 19th centuries.
  • jamestown founded

    jamestown founded
    Some 100 English colonists arrive along the west bank of the James River in Virginia to found Jamestown, the first permanent English settlement in North America which wasb founded in 1607
  • louis XIV

    louis XIV
    aka louis the great or the sun king was a ruler in frence.he began his own personal reign in 1661 after the death of his chief minister the Italian Cardinal Mazarin
  • qing dynasty in china began

    qing dynasty in china began
    the qing dynasty aka manchu dynasty was the last imperial dynasty of China ruling from 1644 to 1912.it was influenced by ming and completed by china
  • oliver cromwell rules england

    oliver cromwell rules england
    Oliver Cromwell (25 April 1599 – 3 September 1658)[N 1] was an English military and political leader and later Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland and Ireland
  • thomas hobbes writes levatham

    thomas hobbes writes levatham
    thomas hobbes was an english philospher best known for his work on political philosophy.in 1651 his book the levaithan established social contract theory.
  • peter I becomes czar

    peter I becomes czar
    uled the Tsardom of Russia and later the Russian Empire from 7 May 1682 until his death, jointly ruling before 1696 with his half-brother.
  • age of enlightment

    age of enlightment
    was a cultural movement of intellectuals beginning in late 17th-century Europe emphasizing reason and individualism rather than tradition. Its purpose was to reform society using reason, to challenge ideas grounded in tradition and faith, and to advance knowledge through the scientific method
  • catherine the great rules russia

    catherine the great rules russia
    catherine the great was the most powerful female ruler of russia.she took throne in 1729.her reign was called russias golden age.
  • french revolution begins

    french revolution begins
    he 10-year period from 1789 to 1799 during which France went from a monarchy ruled by King Louis XVI to a republic ruled by the people
  • French revolution begins

    French revolution begins
    1789 to 1799 that profoundly affected French and modern history, marking the decline of powerful monarchies and churches and the rise of democracy and nationalism.
  • napoleon crowned

    napoleon crowned
    In Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, Napoleon Bonaparte is crowned Napoleon I, the first Frenchman to hold the title of emperor in a thousand years. Pope Pius VII handed Napoleon the crown that the 35-year-old conqueror of Europe placed on his own head.
  • Napoleon defeated at waterloo

    Napoleon defeated at waterloo
    The Battle of Waterloo, which took place in Belgium on June 18, 1815, marked the final defeat of French military leader and emperor Napoleon Bonaparte
  • tokugawa shogunate

    tokugawa shogunate
    The Tokugawa shogunate, also known as the Tokugawa bakufu and the Edo bakufu, was the last feudal Japanese military government which existed between 1603 and 1868.