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43-420
Roman occupation of Britain
450
Anglo-Saxon invasion and conquest
597
St Augustine arrives in Kent: beginning of Christian conversion of England
790s
viking invasions of england
871-899
reign of king alfred
1066
norman conquest
1099-1204
crusades
1154-1189
reign of king henry II
1215
magna carta
1336
beginning of hundred years' war
1348
black death
1415
battle of agincourt
1453
end of hundred years' war; loss of all french dominions
c. 1455
gutenberg bible
1455-1485
wars of the roses (an english civil war)
1476
Caxton introduces printing into england
1485-1509
reign of henry VII (first Tudor king)
1509-1547
Reign of Henry VIII
1517
95 theses of martin luther: beginning of the reformation
1534
act of supremacy; end of papal power in england
1534
act of supremacy; end of papal power in england
1558-1603
reign of queen elizabeth I
1588
Spanish armada
1603-1625
reign of James I, first stuart king
1605
gunpowder plot
1607
establishment of first permanent english colony at jamestown, virginia
1642-1649
english civil war
1649
execution of charles I. Beginning of Iterregnum (including protectorate of Oliver Cromwell)
1660
end of protectorate; restoration of charles II
1688
glorious revolution; beginning of reign of William III (william of orange)