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AP Euro Important Dates to Know

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1453
End of 100 Years war, fall of Constantinople to Ottoman Turks
1492
Columbus, Reconquista, expulsion of Jews from Spain
1517
Luthers 95 Theses
1545-1563
Council of Trent
1572
French Religious Wars
1588
Spanish Armada
1602
Dutch East India Company
1603
Death of Elizabeth, beginning of Stuart House in England
1618-1648
Thirty Years War(ended by peace of Westphalia)
1642-1649
English civil war
1643-1715
Louis XIV
1715
Peace of Utrecht
1687
Newton's Principia
1688-1689
Glorious Revolution
1763
Treaty of Paris ends Seven Year's War
1776
American Revolution
1789
French Revolution
1815
Waterloo(end of Napoleon)
1848
year of revolutions
1861
Italy unified
1871
Unification of Germany
1914
WWI begins
1917
Bolshevik revolution
1939
WWII begins
1945
end of WW2, UN founded
1953
Stalin's death
1956
Khrushchev's de-Stalinization speech
1968
French student revolts; Czech "Prague Spring" revolt
1979
Thatcher elected PM
1980
Solidarity in Poland
1989
Berlin Wall falls, collapse of communism
1992
Maastricht Treaty creates European Union(EU)
1999
Euro currency introduced