year of the black death
start/end years of the Hundred Years' War
year in which the Ottomans captured Constantinople and the Hundred Years' War ended
year in which Columbus sailed the ocean blue
year in which Martin Luther published his 95 Theses
year in which tropps of Charles V sacked rome
year in which Charles I was executed and Oliver Cromwell took power
year of the Glorious Revolution
year the English Civil War started
year of the American Revolution; year Adam Smith published his "Wealth of Nations"
start/end years of the French Revolution
start/end years of the Napoleonic era
year of European revolutions; year in with Marx and Engels published the COmmunist Manifesto
July 14, 1789
date of the storming of the Bastille
August 4, 1789
date on which the National Assembly abolished Feudalism
(1794) date of the start of the Thermidorian reaction, the response to the excesses of the reign of terror (FRC)
(1795) date on which Napoleon suppressed a royalist revolt with artillery (FRC)
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