1450 - 1865 Timeline

1450 - 1865 Timeline - Timeline: 1450 1865 1460 - War of...

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Timeline: 1450 – 1865 1460 - War of the Roses begins 1474 - Spain is unified by Ferdinand and Isabella 1478 - Spanish Inquisition begins 1485 - Tudors acquire English throne 1500 - High Renaissance ends 1517 – Luther writes his “95 Theses” 1525 – German Peasants War 1534 – Henry VIII’s Act of Supremacy 1540 – Jesuits are established 1545 – Council of Trent 1555 – Peace of Augsburg 1562 – French wars of religion 1571 – Battle of Leponto 1572 – St. Bartholomew’s Day Massacre 1588 – England defeats Spanish Armada 1598 – Edict of Nantes 1618 – Thirty Years’ War begins 1635 – French enter Thirty Years’ War against Spain 1624-1646 – English Civil War 1648 – Peace of Westphalia; the Fronde 1649 – Charles I is beheaded in England 1651 – Hobbes writes Leviathan 1660 – English Monarchy is restored 1685 – Louis 14 revokes the Edict of Nantes 1687 – Newton writes the Principia 1688 – William, Mary, and the Glorious Revolution; War of the League of Augsburg
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