Protestant Reformation

1517-1685 David Wetherington

Johannes Gutenberg

German Blacksmith, goldsmith, printer, and publisher who introduced printing to Europe. His invention of mechanical movable type printing started the printing Revolution.


Jan Hus

Jan Hus has had a huge impact of the shaping of Prague into what it is today. His two major contributions were to the language and to religion. He was born in Bohemia but moved to Prague to study and later became the leader of the national Czech.

Henry VIII

Henry VIII's reformation of the church is one of the most famous and important events in English history. The people of York felt its impact more than most. In the 1530s laws were quickly passed to reduce the influence of the Catholic church in England. He made the Angeliten church.