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Start of the Reign of Henry VIII.
William Shakespeare dies.Shakespeare was born in 1564.
End of the reign of James I. Start of the reign of Charles I.
Second Civil War in Britain.
Sir Walter Raleigh is executed.Raleigh was probably born in 1554.
The Commonwealth is ended. Start of the reign of Charles II.
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 theaters in Britain are reopened.
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.
The Great Plague.
Guy Fawkes attempts the Gunpowder Plot and fails.
John Dryden is appointed the Poet Laureate of Britain.
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.
Start of First Civil War in Britain.
Theaters in Britain are closed.
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.
Shakespeare's First Folio is published.
Michelangelo dies.Michelangelo was born in 1475
Oliver Cromwell dies, His son Richard succeeds him as Protector.
End of First Civil War in Britain.
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Descartes' Principia Philosophicae is published.'Cogito, ergo, sum.'
The Great Fire of London.
Sir Isaac Newton's manifesto Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica is published.
Edmund Spenser's epic The Faerie Queene (Books 1-6) is published.
Francis Bacon dies.Bacon was born in 1561.
The King James Bible is published.
John Calvin dies.Calvin was born in 1509
Andrew Marvell is appointed to be John Milton's Assistant in the Secretaryship.
John Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress is published.Part II of Pilgrim's Progress was published in 1684.
Jamestown is settled.
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.
End of the reign of Charles I. Start of the Commonwealth of Britain.
Cervantes's Don Quixote is published.Part II of Don Quixote was published ten years later.
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...'
The Royal Society is founded.
Scientist Galileo Galilei dies.Galileo was born in 1564.
Astronomer and mathematician Johannes Kepler dies.Kepler was born in 1571.
The Mayflower lands, and Plymouth colony is founded.
Antonio Stradivari labels his first violin.
Henry VIII's Act of Supremacy.
Italian Poet Torquato Tasso's epic Gerusalemme Liberata is published.

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