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chronology prepared by Ian Gordon (Emeritus Professor Anglia Ruskin University)

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DateAuthor EventsHistorical Events
1688
(to 1689)
The Glorious Revolution
1688
(to 1697)
Nine Years War, War of the League of Augsburg, War of the Grand Alliance, King Williams' War, War of the English Succession
1688
(to 1750)
Financial Revolution
1688, February James II recalls the regiments in Holland to England
1688, May 04 Declaration of Indulgence is reissued
1688, June 10 Birth of James II's son
1688, June 29 Seven Bishops are tried for opposing the Declaration of Indulgence
1688, June 30 Seven Whig Lords invite William of Orange to England
1688, November 05 William of Orange lands at Torbay
1688, December 11 James II attempts to escape but is brought back to London
1688, December 19 William of Orange enters London
1688, December 25 James II flees from England
1688, December 29 Convention Parliament is summoned to meet
1689 William and Mary recognise old charters of the English colonies
1689
(to 1694)
Reign of Queen Mary II
1689
(to 1746)
Jacobite, Jacobitism
1689
(to 1828)
Exclusion of Catholics from London
1689, January 22 Convention Parliament meets
1689, January 28 Parliament declares James II has abdicated
1689, February 12 Bill of Rights (England)
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Citation:
Gordon, Ian. "Author Chronology for Alexander Pope". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 1 September 2007.
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/newlifeline.php?id_author_0=5169, accessed 26 July 2014.]