Difference between revisions of "15th century"

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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lollardy Lollardy] is suppressed in [[England]]
 
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lollardy Lollardy] is suppressed in [[England]]
  
* 1410s
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===1410s===
 
: 1410 - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Badby John Badby] is the first person [[burned at the stake]] for [[heresy]] in [[England]].  
 
: 1410 - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Badby John Badby] is the first person [[burned at the stake]] for [[heresy]] in [[England]].  
 
: 1415 - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Huss John Hus] is burned at the stake.
 
: 1415 - [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Huss John Hus] is burned at the stake.
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* 1490s
 
* 1490s
 
: 1492 - [[Muslim]]s and [[Jew]]s are expelled from southern [[Spain]] after almost 800 years of Muslim rule.  
 
: 1492 - [[Muslim]]s and [[Jew]]s are expelled from southern [[Spain]] after almost 800 years of Muslim rule.  
:     - [[Christopher Columbus]] reaches [[Caribbean]] islands.
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: 1492 - [[Christopher Columbus]] reaches [[Caribbean]] islands.
 
: 1498 - [[Christopher Columbus]] reaches [[South America]].
 
: 1498 - [[Christopher Columbus]] reaches [[South America]].
:     - [[Vasco da Gama]] completes sea voyage to [[India]].
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: 1498 - [[Vasco da Gama]] completes sea voyage to [[India]].
  
 
== Significant people ==
 
== Significant people ==

Revision as of 06:27, 18 September 2011

Events

1410s

1410 - John Badby is the first person burned at the stake for heresy in England.
1415 - John Hus is burned at the stake.
1417 - Great Schism of the Catholic Church is ended.
  • 1420s
1429 - Jeanne d'Arc leads French forces to a victory against England in a battle of the Hundred Years' War.
  • 1450s
1453 - Constantinople falls to the Ottoman Empire.
1455-1485 - The Wars of the Roses rage.
  • 1470s
Rise of Modern English language from Middle English.
  • 1480s
1480 - The Spanish Inquisition is established.
  • 1490s
1492 - Muslims and Jews are expelled from southern Spain after almost 800 years of Muslim rule.
1492 - Christopher Columbus reaches Caribbean islands.
1498 - Christopher Columbus reaches South America.
1498 - Vasco da Gama completes sea voyage to India.

Significant people

Inventions, Discoveries, Introductions

Some Groups That Cover This Period

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