World History Stacia Burkey

  • Period: Feb 3, 1360 to

    History

  • Feb 3, 1405

    Zheng He captains his first voyage

    Zheng He captains his first voyage
    Zheng He described how the emperor of the Ming Dynasty had ordered him to sail to "the countries beyond the horizon," all the way to the end of the earth." His mission was to display the might of Chinese power and collect tribute from the "barbarians from beyond the seas
  • Jan 1, 1415

    Donatello creates his David statue

    Donatello creates his David statue
    Its about the story David and Goliath affair.
  • Feb 3, 1424

    Yolongo becomes Ming Emperor

    Yolongo becomes Ming Emperor
    He mounted 5 military expeditions.
  • Period: Jan 8, 1453 to

    Chapter 17

  • Apr 19, 1453

    The hundred years war end

    The hundred years war end
    The French victory ended the war.
  • May 29, 1453

    Fall of Constantinople to the turks

    Fall of Constantinople to the turks
    It siganled the end of the Byzantine empire.
  • Feb 4, 1454

    Amerigo Vespucci charts new world coast

    He reached the the Amazon river and explored the coast of South America. He descried it to be called the New world of the North.
  • Mar 13, 1462

    Johan Gutenberg invent the printing press

    Johan Gutenberg invent the printing press
    It gets books done faster, more copies than if you were writing.
  • Nov 12, 1470

    Edward fifth is born

    Edward fifth is born
    This was important so he could become king.
  • Feb 3, 1488

    B Dias reaches Cape of Good hope

    B Dias reaches Cape of Good hope
    He led the first expedition was to cirlce the southern tip of Africa.
  • Jun 6, 1491

    Ignatius of Loyala founds the Jesit order

    Ignatius of Loyala founds the Jesit order
    One of the most significant aspects of the Jesuit Order was the work that they did in the name of God and the church.
  • Feb 3, 1492

    Ferdinand and Isabella end war with Muslims

    It ended with the defeat of Granada and its annexation by Castile, ending Islamic rule
  • Feb 4, 1492

    Christopher Columbus spots land in North America

    Christopher Columbus spots land in North America
    It was important because if he didnt spot us our ancestors wouldnt of migrated here. Also he was a great person who was right on time he tould his sailors they had 2 more days and then they finally spotted land in America.
  • Jun 7, 1494

    Spain and Portugal agree to Treaty of Tordesillas

    Spain and Portugal agree to Treaty of Tordesillas
    It was to clear up confusion on newly claimed land in the new world.
  • Feb 3, 1498

    Vasco de Gama lands in India

    Vasco de Gama lands in India
    It paved the way for the Portugese to estavlish a homeage have been made worldwide.
  • Period: Mar 6, 1500 to

    Chapter 21 time toast

  • Jun 8, 1504

    leonardo davinci starts the mona lisa

    leonardo davinci starts the mona lisa
    Its one of the most famous painting in the world today. And this painting they dont know who it is. Its popular cause of her smile.
  • Sep 21, 1509

    The school of athens

    The school of athens
    Its important because that was how school was started.
  • Dec 5, 1513

    Machiavelli writes the Prince

    Machiavelli writes the Prince
    It was the first writing about a prince.
  • Oct 31, 1517

    Martin Luther posts his 95 theisis

    Martin Luther posts his 95 theisis
    It helped with the religions, they way of life, and how new religions were reformed.
  • Feb 4, 1521

    H cortex lands on Mexican Coast

    H cortex lands on Mexican Coast
    Cortés became the master of Tenochtitlán. He surviced by conquest when fighting he was a very strong man
  • Jan 27, 1532

    F pizzaro meets Atahualpa

    There exploring during the conquest of Peru.
  • Mar 10, 1533

    When does Ivan the terrible takes the throne

    When does Ivan the terrible takes the throne
    It was a good and bad thing for Russians he added lands to russia and a code of laws and ruled justly, then there is a bad period for Ivan where he organizes his own police force whose chief duty was to hunt down and murder poeple.
  • May 19, 1536

    anne boleyn is executed

    anne boleyn is executed
    When she was executed her family went down the hill with life.
  • Jan 27, 1542

    Jacques Cartier claims land in Canada

    Jacques Cartier would never return to Canada. As for Roberval, he continued on to Charlesbourg Royal, which he renamed France-Roi. After putting up with the climate, scurvy, quarrelling and adversity, his colony was extinguished in 1543 with the repatriation of those who survived.
  • Period: Mar 27, 1550 to

    Chapter 22 Time Toast

  • Apr 2, 1553

    mary become queen

    mary become queen
    She was the first acutal queen in England.
  • Mar 6, 1556

    When did Philip the second become king of spain

    When did Philip the second become king of spain
    He was the champion of the Roman Catholic Counter-Reformation.
  • Nov 17, 1558

    Elizabeth become queen

    Elizabeth become queen
    On this day, Queen mary dies and Elizabeth succedded to the throne. She became queen at the age of 25. Her coronation took place on Jan 15, 1559. This is one of the most important moments because this would start her glorious reign.
  • William of Orange overtheows the Spanish Rule

    William of Orange overtheows the Spanish Rule
    The West and the World: The Significance of Global Encounters, seventeenth-century kings did not have the resources and power to impose their will ... where royal absolutism first became the form of rule were France and Spain. .... invited
  • When did the battle of the English Channel begin

    When did the battle of the English Channel begin
    They beat the spanish aramada in this battle.It dealt a criplling blow to Spains dominance on the high seas. It also opened the way for the rest of Europe to venture to the Americas.
  • Johannes Kepler mathematically proves Copernicus and Brahe

    Johannes Kepler mathematically proves Copernicus and Brahe
    WIth this he said that the planets revlove around the sun, and this was another point in history were it was important.
  • Dutch East India Company is founded

    Dutch East India Company is founded
    Its main purpose was trading, explorization,and colonization. It is to be considered the most succesful international corporations.
  • When was the book Don Quixote de la Mancha published

    When was the book Don Quixote de la Mancha published
    It was often called the birth of the modern European novel. In this book Miguel de Cervantes wrote about a poor spanish nobleman. The nobleman went a little crazy after reading too many books about knights hoping to right every manner of wrong, Don Quixote rode forth in a rusty suit of armor mounted on a freeble nag.
  • When did Lois the fourtenth die

    When did Lois the fourtenth die
    This was a joyful moment for the french. But some people welcmed him in peace. They hated him for his religious compromises and then someone leaped into his carriage and stabbed him to death.
  • Henry Hudson is last seen

    Hudson discovered a strait and immense bay on his final expedition while searching ... adrift; the Hudsons, and those cast off at their side, were never seen again
  • William Shakespear dies

    William Shakespear dies
    He was an amazing writer from drama. And that would end the great history.
  • New Netherlands becomes New York

    New Netherlands becomes New York
    The role of New Netherland in the history of the United States of America. ... fertile valleys and, most important, an abundance of fur-bearing animals. ... The Dutch villages of Haarlem and Breukelen would later become New York boroughs.
  • When did Cardinal Richelieu become ruler of france

    When did Cardinal Richelieu become ruler of france
    In short Cardinal Richelieu's policies with regard to the spread of Christianity, and his seigneurial system approach to settlement molded well with the skills and ambitions of Zacharie Cloutier I who put these policies into practice in the new land.
  • Galileo publishes his many finding in Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems

    Galileo publishes his many finding in Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems
    Because they never really knew science that well but Galileo helped describe it in his own ways.
  • Galileo publishes his many finding in Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems

    Galileo publishes his many finding in Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems
    It is important because back then they really didnt know anything about science and Galileo helped explain it.
  • rene Descartes lays out his scientific method in Discourse on Method

    rene Descartes lays out his scientific method in Discourse on Method
    He developed analytical gemoetry, which linked algebra and geomerty. This provided an important new tool for the scientific search.
  • thirty year war ends

    thirty year war ends
    was a series of wars principally fought in Central Europe, involving most of the countries of Europe.[10] It was one of the most destructive conflicts in European history, and one of the longest continuous wars in modern history.
  • Thomas outlines the social contract in Leviathan

    The horros of the civil war convinced him that all human were naturally selfish and wicked. Without goverment to keep order he said there would be war of every man against every man.
  • The regin of Charles the second- Restoration

    The regin of Charles the second- Restoration
    The regin of charles 2 began, because he restored the monarchy during this period. He restored the theater, sporting events, and dancing.
  • When was the law of Habeas Corpus published

    When was the law of Habeas Corpus published
    It was important to guarentee freedom. This law gave every prisoner the right to obtain a writ or document ordering that the prisioner be brought before a judge.
  • La Salle claim Misspippi river for Spain

    La Salle claim Misspippi river for Spain
    They claimed all the land along the missippi river for france. La Salle knew that French control of the Mississippi would split Spanish ... and he believed that the Mississippi River was near the edge of New Spain
  • Peter the greats great embassy began

    Their great merit was to prepare a suitable atmosphere in Russia for the new ideas which .It was therefore resolved to send a grand embassy to the principal Western Powers.
  • Issac Newton published his laws of gravity in Mathematical Principles of Natural Philopshy

    Issac Newton published his laws of gravity in Mathematical Principles of Natural Philopshy
    It was one of trhe most impottant scientific books ever written. The universe as he descbed was like a giant clock. All worked together perfectly in ways that could be expressed mathematically.
  • When was the Glorius Revolution

    When was the Glorius Revolution
    William of Orange obliged them. James II was driven out, and William of Orange became William III of Great Britain, reigning jointly with his wife, who became Mary II of Great Britain. This final overthrow of absolute monarchy and the official establishment of a constitutional monarchy became known as the Glorious Revolution.
  • John Locke justifies rebellion in Two Treatises on Goverment

    This booked served to the overthrow of James the second. He also said that a goverments power comes from the consent of the people is the foundation of modern democracy.
  • English East India company is founded

    English East India company is founded
    It has very signicficant spice trading, they had early commerical success from there main base Java
  • When the war of the spanish sucess began

    When the war of the spanish sucess began
    The war was fought on several fronts. In the opening years, Austria succeeded in driving France out of Italy, while Britain and Holland fought the French in the low countries. The first critically important battle of the war was at Blenheim in 1704. In that battle, Britain and Austria joined forces to defeat the French in Bavaria
  • Frederick the great becomes king

    Frederick the great becomes king
    A brilliant strategist and gifted artist, Frederick is recognized as the one of the great characters in Prussian history, and one of the first European monarchs who sought to preside over an "enlightened", secular state
  • Frederick the great begins his reign in Prussia

    Frederick the great begins his reign in Prussia
    Frederick commited himself to reforming Prussia. He granted many religious freedoms, reduced cenorship and improved education.
  • Denis Diderot publishes the first volumes of his encyclopedia

    Denis Diderot publishes the first volumes of his encyclopedia
    It would bring together all the most current and enlightned thinking about science, technology, art, goverement.
  • Seven Years war begins

    Seven Years war begins
    The Seven Years War, a global conflict known in America as the French and Indian War, officially begins when England declares war on France
  • Seven years war begins

    Seven years war begins
    The Seven Years War, a global conflict known in America as the French and Indian War, officially begins when England declares war on France
  • George the third becomes the King of Great Britian

    George the third becomes the King of Great Britian
    This was a numerous advantage they went from a small population to a very large population which is amazomg. Econmically the colonies thrived on trade with the nations of Europe
  • Cesare Baccaria writes againist torture in On Crimes and Punishment

    Cesare Baccaria writes againist torture in On Crimes and Punishment
    Beccaria railed against common abuses of justice. They included torturing of witnesses and suspects, irregular proccedings in trials and punishments that were arbirtrary or cruel.
  • Catherine the Great puts down the serf Rebellion

    Catherine the Great puts down the serf Rebellion
    I think that this was a major time for the serfs. BEcause Catherine everntually put in place limited reforms but she did little to improve there life of the Russian peasants. However the revolt convinced her that she needed the nobles support to leep her throne. Therefore she gave the nobles absolute power over te serfs and the serfs lost their last traces of freedom.
  • British army and American Milita exchange fire at Lexington Massachusetts

    British army and American Milita exchange fire at Lexington Massachusetts
    The fight spread to nearby Concord. When news of the fighting reached the Second Continental Congress its members voted to raise an army under the command of a Virginian named George Washingtion. The American Revolution has began.
  • Declaration of Independence is signed

    Declaration of Independence is signed
    This document was written by thomas jefferson and it was based on the ideas of John Locke and the Enlightment. The declation reflected these ideas in it eloquent argument for natural rights.
  • Delegates at the Constituional Convention sign the Constition

    This was to revise articles of confederation. The Constitinonal convention held its first session. The 55 delegated were experienced statesman who were familiar with the political theiroes of Locke, Motesquiei and Rousseau.
  • Joseph the secnd abolishes serfom in Austria

    Joseph the secnd abolishes serfom in Austria
    He abolished serfom and ordered that peasants be paid for their labor with cash. Not suprisingly the nobles firmly resisted this change.
  • First slave revolts in Hispaniola

    First slave revolts in Hispaniola
    Establishment of the independent Republic of Haiti. ... War of the First Coalition ... History of Haiti ... The Haitian Revolution (1791–1804) was a slave revolt in the French colony of Saint-Domingue, which culminated ... By the 1740s Saint-Domingue, together with Jamaica, had become the main supplier of the world's sugar.
  • Michelangelo paints the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel

    Michelangelo paints the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel
    This is known for its Renissance arts.
  • Prince Henry of Potufal is Born

    Prince Henry of Potufal is Born
    He mad many ship designs , and sea faring methods. Also he dicovered the Cape Verde Islands.