This timeline is a chronology of the causes and events of the Peasant’s Revolt
This timeline is a chronology of the causes and events of the Irish Rebellion of 1798.
This timeline is a chronology of the causes and events of Prohibition in America
This pages details the events of the California Gold Rush
This timeline is a chronology of the causes and main events of the 1917 Russian Revolution.
NB. The dates used are those of the Julian Calendar, which was in use in Russia at the time of the Russian Revolution.
Please note: we have chosen to use BCE (Before Common Era) rather than BC (Before Christ) and CE (Common Era) rather than AD (Anno Domini)
This timeline details the most prominent assassinations from 48 BCE to Present Day
Please note: we have chosen to use the new format BCE (before common era) rather than the old BC (before Christ)
This timeline details the main events of the Norman Conquest of England from 1064 – 1077
This timeline details the main causes and events of the Wars of the Roses including the origins of the red rose of Lancaster and the white rose of York.
It was originally thought that the disease was spread by black rats, but due to the rate of spread and the lack of evidence of large numbers of rat corpses (Bubonic plague kills rats), it is now thought that the bacillus that caused the disease was airborne; spread by the victims themselves.
This timeline is a chronology of the main events of the summit meeting between Henry VIII and Francis I known as the Field of the Cloth of Gold.
This timeline details the main causes and events of the Spanish Armada
Please note: the dates used in this timeline are those that were in use in England in 1588. In Spain the change from the Julian to the Gregorian calendar occurred in 1582, in England the change did not take place until 1752. The change in calendar meant that the following day jumped forward by 10 days and explains why some sources date the events of the Armada 10 days later than those used here.
This timeline is a chronology of the main events of the protest against religious changes and the closure of the monasteries known as the Pilgrimage of Grace.
This timeline details the history of the Gunpowder Plot 1603 – 1606
This timeline details the main events of the Pilgrim Fathers from their departure from England in 1607 to the celebration of the first harvest in 1621.
This timeline gives a chronological listing of the main events of the Industrial Revolution
Father – James Francis Edward Stuart
Mother – Maria Clementina Sobieska
Spouse – Louise of Stolberg-Gedern
Children – Charlotte (illegitimate)