Historical events in Shakespeare's life time

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Can you figure out which historical events happened in Shakespeare's life time (1564–1616) and which not? Type 'Y' for yes; 'N' for no.

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Grand Prince Ivan the Terrible becomes the first Russian tsar
John Stow reports 10,675 plague deaths in London
Giordano Bruno is burned at the stake for heresy in Rome
The Gunpowder Plot fails
Jamestown is founded by English colonists
Elizabeth Tudor becomes Queen Elizabeth I
St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre in France
Lynching of Johan and Cornelis de Witt
A Spanish-led fleet destroyes the Ottoman fleet at the Battle of Lepanto
Russia descends into anarchy during the Time of Troubles
Francis Drake circles the world
Anne Boleyn is beheaded
Beginning of the Eighty Years' War
The Glorious Revolution
The Great Fire of London
St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican completed
The Defenestration of Prague starts the Thirty Years' War
Beginning of English Civil War
Galileo Galilei arrives in Rome for his trial before the Inquisition
The Church of England breaks away from the Roman Catholic Church
Salem witch trials in Massachusetts
Pope Pius V excommunicates all who obey Elizabeth I
Elizabeth I dies and is succeeded by her cousin King James VI of Scotland
William of Orange Assassinated
Battle of Lützen, death of king of Sweden Gustav II Adolf
Pope Gregory XIII issues the Gregorian calendar
Mary, Queen of Scots is beheaded
Sir Francis Bacon is born
Isaac Newton is born
The English fleet defeats the Spanish Armada

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