Territories during the English Civil war of 1455, also known as the War of the Roses. The Wars of the Roses were a series of dynastic wars fought between supporters of two rival branches of the royal House of Plantagenet: the houses of Lancaster and York for the throne of England.
As a result of the Russian Revolution, the new government took control of all industry and moved the Russian economy from a rural one to an industrial one. It also seized farmland from landholders and distributed it among the peasants. Women were given equal rights to those of men and religion was banned from many aspects of society.
Catalan Atlas (fragment) The Catalan Atlas is the most important Catalan map of the medieval period. It was produced by the Majorcan cartographic school and is attributed to Cresques Abraham (also known as “Abraham Cresques”), a Jewish book illuminator who was self-described as being a master of the maps of the world as well as compasses.
1700 a 1721 - Gran Guerra del Norte - Rusia anexiona las provincias bálticas suecas y una parte de Finlandia. Prusia se anexiona la mitad de la Pomerania Sueca. Hanóver se anexiona los ducados de Bremen-Verden. Dinamarca recupera el dominio completo de Schleswig y Holstein.