THE RESTORATION. James I's son Charles II is brought back to throne. The church of England is reestablished.
THE "GLORIOUS" or "BLOODLESS" REVOLUTION. Mary (protestant) & her husband William III of Holland replace James II (the Catholic freak).
ENGLAND AND THE AMERICAN WAR FOR INDEPENDENCE begins and ends when? America gets independence from Britian; The "great experiment" of democracy begins.
JANE AUSTEN. At 21 wrote "First Impressions" which later became "Pride and Prejudice". Dies of Addison's disease at 42.
THE FRENCH REVOLUTION. Political upheaval of France's absolute monarchy. Feudalism destroyed, new ideas of citizenship and rights. Ends with Execution of king and Marie Antoinette.
REGENCY ENGLAND. The age of Elegance and Display. King George III is King, but he has a mental illness and can't rule
THE TEST ACT: all civil servants must take communion in an Anglican church and deny belief in transubstantiation.