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EventYear
Persecutions of Protestants begins
Riots and petitions in Scotland over prayer book
Jesuit missionaries arrive in England
Strafford executed
Papal Bull declare Elizabeth excommunicated and deposed
Assasination of Henri IV (James I)
Act against dissolving parliament without permission
Leicester's intervention in the Netherlands; war with Spain
Dissolution of the Monasteries
Act of Revocation revoking all crown gifts in Scotland made since 1540
Laud becomes Archbishop of Canterbury
Impeachment of Strafford and Laud
Accession of Mary
Defeat of the Spanish Armada
Gunpowder plot
Battle of Solway Moss - English victory over invading Scottish army (Henry VIII)
Death of Prince Henry (Charles I's brother)
Charles accepts Petition of Right
Execution of Mary Stuart
Accession of Elizabeth I
More resigns
Dissolution of Charles' second Parliament
Peace at Cateau-Cambresis (Elizabeth I)
Execution of Empson and Dudley
James declared 'King of Great Britain'
Accession of James VI of Scotland as James I
Mary Stuart flees to England
Rebellion of Lambert Simnel
New Book of Rates (Mary I)
Peace in Ireland (James I)
EventYear
Accession of Henry VIII
Addled Parliament meets (James I)
Birth of Prince Charles (Charles II)
First Book of Common Prayer
Succession of Edward VI; ascendancy of Protector Somerset
Essex's rebellion
Peace with France (Charles I)
Northern Rising (Elizabeth I)
Religious Settlement in England
Bad harvests begin (Elizabeth I)
Divorce crisis begins
Scottish National Assembly draws up National Covenant abolishing the Book of Common Prayer
Establishment of Jamestown, Virginia
Buckingham assassinated
Ship money levied
Peace with Spain (Charles I)
Defeat of Buckingham at La Rochelle
Duke of Suffolk's march on Paris (Henry VIII)
Start of Civil War
Wolsey appointed Lord Chancellor
Five Articles of Perth
Ten Propositions of Parliament
Execution of More and Fisher
Rebellion in Ireland (Charles I)
Union of England and Wales (Henry VIII)
Henry VIII marries Anne Boleyn - birth of Elizabeht
Fall of Wolsey - Sir Thomas More succeeds as Lord Chancellor
Pilgrimage of Grace
Thirty Year's War Begins
Visit to Scotland by James I
EventYear
James' first Parliament
Tonnage and Poundage Act
Parliament attacks Buckingham after Cadiz expedition
Peace of Cambrai (Henry VIII)
Parliament issues Militia Ordinance
End of war with Spain (James I)
Midlands rising (James I)
Nineteen Propositions of Parliament
Campaign against recusants
Archbishop Parker's 'Adevertisements' demand religious conformity
Charles fails to arrest five members of the Commons
Prince Charles marries Henrietta Maria; suppression of recusansy laws
Death of Richard III at Bosworth; accession of Henry VII
Act of Supremacy
War with France (Mary I)
Act of Appeals
Charles I crowned
English prayer book introduced to Scotland
Forced loan for Spanish war (Charles I)
Peace with France (Henry VIII)
Charles dissolves Parliament (late 20's)
War with France - English capture of Boulogne (Henry VIII)
Grand Remonstrance
War with France and Scotland; Battle of Flodden - English victory over Scotland
Short Parliament soon followed by Long Parliament
Birth of Prince Henry
Battle of Pinkie - English victory over Scotland (Edward VI)
Warwick's coup

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