DPL Historical Events Relating to Milton

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John Donne, the Dean of St. Paul's Cathedral, publishes a series of sermons, Devotions Upon Emergent Occasions.'Never send to know for whom the bell tolls...'
Andrew Marvell is appointed to be John Milton's Assistant in the Secretaryship.
Shakespeare's First Folio is published.
Edmund Spenser's epic The Faerie Queene (Books 1-6) is published.
Start of the Reign of Henry VIII.
End of the reign of Henry VIII. Start of the reign of Edward VI.Edward VI is the son of Henry VIII and Jane Seymour.
End of the reign of Mary I. Start of the reign of Elizabeth I.Elizabeth I is the daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn.
John Calvin dies.Calvin was born in 1509
William Shakespeare dies.Shakespeare was born in 1564.
Scientist Galileo Galilei dies.Galileo was born in 1564.
Cervantes's Don Quixote is published.Part II of Don Quixote was published ten years later.
Oliver Cromwell dies, His son Richard succeeds him as Protector.
John Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress is published.Part II of Pilgrim's Progress was published in 1684.
Sir Walter Raleigh is executed.Raleigh was probably born in 1554.
Antonio Stradivari labels his first violin.
Guy Fawkes attempts the Gunpowder Plot and fails.
Theaters in Britain are closed.
End of the reign of James I. Start of the reign of Charles I.
The Royal Society is founded.
Descartes' Principia Philosophicae is published.'Cogito, ergo, sum.'
The theaters in Britain are reopened.
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Michelangelo dies.Michelangelo was born in 1475
End of the reign of Elizabeth I. Start of the reign of James I.James I of England is also known as James VI of Scotland.
The Mayflower lands, and Plymouth colony is founded.
Nicolaus Copernicus dies. This same year, his landmark book Concerning the Revolutions of the Celestial Spheres is published.Copernicus was born in 1473.
Italian poet Ludovico Ariosto'ss epic Orlando Furioso is published.
Second Civil War in Britain.
Sir Isaac Newton's manifesto Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica is published.
John Dryden is appointed the Poet Laureate of Britain.
The Great Plague.
End of First Civil War in Britain.
The Commonwealth is ended. Start of the reign of Charles II.
Henry VIII's Act of Supremacy.
Jamestown is settled.
Italian Poet Torquato Tasso's epic Gerusalemme Liberata is published.
End of the reign of Charles I. Start of the Commonwealth of Britain.
Astronomer and mathematician Johannes Kepler dies.Kepler was born in 1571.
Start of First Civil War in Britain.
Francis Bacon dies.Bacon was born in 1561.
The Great Fire of London.
The King James Bible is published.
End of the reign of Edward VI. Start of the reign of Mary I.Mary I is the daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon.

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