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1493 CONTINUATION of the FOURTH, 1453 EXTINCTION of the SECOND,
or GERMANIC HEAD of Ro or GREEK HEAD of ROMAN MAN EMPIRE.
EMPIRE. 1509 Henry VIII. Kg. of England. || 1522 Soliman II. takes the Isle of --Sir Tho. More.-Wolsey.
Rhodes from the Knights 1519 Charles Emp.-1513. Frán
of St. John of Jerusalem; cis I. King of France.
who receive the Island of 1517 Edward VI King of England. Malta from the Emperor, 1553 Mary I. Queen of England.
Charles V. 1558 Elizabeth, Q. of E..Spencer, 1571 The Turks take the Island of Ferdinand I. Emp. Sidney.
Cyprus, 21564 Maximil. II. E. Shakspeare. 1588 The defeat of the Invincible Arinada, of Philip II. King of Spain.
Sir Francis Drake.--1600. East India Company incorporated. -1589 Ilenry IV. King of France. First of the House of Bourbon.-Sully. 1595 Henry IV. embraces the Romish Faith.-Mayenne-Condé--Coligay. -1598 The Edict of Nantes, in favour of the Protestants of France. 1603 James I. King of England and Scotland.—Buckingham-Raleigh. 1610 Lewis XIII. King of France.-Richelieu. 1619 Beginning of the 30 Yrs. War, concluded by the Peace of Westphalia. 1625 Charles I. King of England and Scotland.-Beheaded 1649. --Straf
ford-Archbishop Laud Falkland-Hampden. 1643 Lewis XIV. Kg. of Fr.-Mazarin-Turenne.-Edict of Nantes rev. 1653 rCromwell.)- Estab. of the Naval pre-em. of Eng. by the victories of 1658 Leopold I. E. (Blake-Mouk--Deane-Penn-Lawson-over the Dutch. 1660
Charles II. Kg. of Eng, and Scot. restored.--Clarendon-Ormond
Sir W. Temple.
William III.(P.of Orange) and Mary II. K. and Q. of E.--Ld. Somers.
Holland, and the United States of America. 1789 The REVOLUTION of FRANCE.--Beginning of the miseries of the kingd, 1792
LEWIS XVI. King of France, his Queen, and Sister, beheaded.-End 1793 War with the new State of France. (of the ancient Sovereignty. 1800 Union of Great Britain and Ireland.-Rt. Hon. William Pitt. 1802
The experimental Peace of Amiens.--Height of the Naval and
Asiatic Empire of Great Britain.--Admiral Lord Nelson. 1803
Failure of that Peace, and renewal of the War.-Malta annexed to
the dominions of Great Britain.-1806. Rt. Hon. C.J. Fox. 1806
FRANCIS II. THE LAST EMP.-FALL and EXTINCTION of the 4th,
or GERMANIC HEAD of ROMAN EMPIRE, and title of AUGUSTUS.
THE FRENCH EMP.-NAPOLLON, Emp. and K. of Italy, &c. 1811
A most splendid COMET appeared, in the m. of SEPT., under the seven
conspicuous stars of the GREAT BEAR; singularly answering, in
time and configuration, to that seen 43 yrs. bef, the B. of CHRIST. 1812 H.R.H.GEORGE, PR. REG., assumes the full Sovereignty of this Realm.