5 November - Guy Fawkes blows up the English Parliament. King Charles is made king of a dissatisfied England. Due to his young age, the kingdom is ruled by aristocrats. English Persecution of Catholics begins to increase to a never before seen level. English Catholics begin to flee to Scotland.
3 December - Irish Rebellion begins over forced conversion of Irish to Protestantism.
2 January - Spain declares war over their intolerance of Catholics. Great European War begins