World History 2- #1 Holt

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  • 27

    Jesus was the founder of the Christian religion

    Jesus was the founder of the Christian religion
  • 139

    Silk Routes emerged connecting trade between the Mediterranean Basin and Asia

    Silk Routes emerged connecting trade between the Mediterranean Basin and Asia
  • 220

    Paper was invented by the chinese

    Paper was invented by the chinese
  • 613

    Mohammed founded the Islamic religion

    Mohammed founded the Islamic religion
  • 800

    The Songhai Empire was established in Africa

    The Songhai Empire was established in Africa
  • 1300

    The Ottoman Empire spread to Africa, the Middle East and Southern Europe

    The Ottoman Empire spread to Africa, the Middle East and Southern Europe
  • 1377

    John Wycliffe argued the Bible was the highest religous authority-not the pope

    John Wycliffe argued the Bible was the highest religous authority-not the pope
  • 1400

    The Renaissance began in the Italian city-states and spread to Northern Europe.

    The Renaissance began in the Italian city-states and spread to Northern Europe.
  • 1415

    Jan Huss was burned at the stake for being a heretic

    Jan Huss was burned at the stake for being a heretic
  • 1440

    Johannes Gutenberg invented the printing press

    Johannes Gutenberg invented the printing press
  • 1492

    Christopher Columbus reached the America's

    Christopher Columbus reached the America's
  • 1498

    Leonardo DeVinci painted the Last Supper

    Leonardo DeVinci painted the Last Supper
  • 1498

    Vaso da Gama sailed around the southern tip of Africa en route to India

    Vaso da Gama sailed around the southern tip of Africa en route to India
  • 1499

    Michelangelo sculpted the Pieta

    Michelangelo sculpted the Pieta
  • 1503

    Leonardo da Vinci painted to Mona Lisa

    Leonardo da Vinci painted to Mona Lisa
  • 1504

    Michelangelo sculpted the statue of David

    Michelangelo sculpted the statue of David
  • 1509

    Erasmus spread the idea of "humanism"

    Erasmus spread the idea of "humanism"
  • 1512

    Michelangelo painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel

    Michelangelo painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel
  • 1517

    Martin Luther nailed the 95 Theses to a church door

    Martin Luther nailed the 95 Theses to a church door
  • 1521

    Pope Leo X excommunicated Martin Luther

    Pope Leo X excommunicated Martin Luther
  • 1521

    Hernan Cortez defeated the Aztecs

    Hernan Cortez defeated the Aztecs
  • 1522

    Ferdinand Magellan's crew was the first to circumnavigate the globe

    Ferdinand Magellan's crew was the first to circumnavigate the globe
  • 1526

    The Mughal Empire began in Northern India

    The Mughal Empire began in Northern India
  • 1533

    Henry V111 broke from the church in Rome and divorced his wife

    Henry V111 broke from the church in Rome and divorced his wife
  • 1533

    Francisco Pizarro defeated the Incas

    Francisco Pizarro defeated the Incas
  • 1534

    The Jesuit Order spread the Catholic Faith

    The Jesuit Order spread the Catholic Faith
  • 1534

    Jacques Cartier sailed the St, Lawrence River and discovered Montreal

    Jacques Cartier sailed the St, Lawrence River and discovered Montreal
  • 1535

    The Hapsburg family was the most powerful family in Europe

    The Hapsburg family was the most powerful family in Europe
  • 1536

    Henry V111 became the head of the Anglican Church

    Henry V111 became the head of the Anglican Church
  • 1539

    John Calvin developed the idea of predestination

    John Calvin developed the idea of predestination
  • 1560

    The inquisition was used to reinforce Catholic doctrine

    The inquisition was used to reinforce Catholic doctrine
  • 1563

    Catholic Leaders met at the Council of Trent

    Catholic Leaders met at the Council of Trent
  • 1577

    Elizabeth 1 sponsored Sir Francis Drake's exploration to the New World

    Elizabeth 1 sponsored Sir Francis Drake's exploration to the New World
  • 1580

    Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe

    Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe
  • Queen Elizabeth 1 defeated Philip 11's Spanish Armada

    Queen Elizabeth 1 defeated Philip 11's Spanish Armada
  • Henry 1V issues the Edict of Nantes

    Henry 1V issues the Edict of Nantes
  • Cardinal Richelieu got France involved in the Thirty Years War

    Cardinal Richelieu got France involved in the Thirty Years War