Chronology for Luther

1463 Frederick the Wise, elector of Saxony is born.
1465 Johann Tetzel probably born in this year.
1480 Andreas Rudolf Bodenstein von Karlstadt is born.
1483 Luther is born in Eisleben.
1502 University of Wittenberg established by Frederick, Elector of Saxony.
1510 Luther visits Rome.
1517 Pope Leo X commissions Prierias to respond to Luther's 95 thesis. Prierias' *Dialogus* is sent to Luther who responds with *Responsio.*
1517 October 31 Luther posts the 95 These to the door of the Wittenberg Castle church.
1519 Leipzig Disputation between Luther and Eck. Karlstadt also debates Eck. Leipzig Disputation
1520 Luther Writes: To the Christian Nobility, On the Babylonian Captivity of the Church, and The Freedom of a Christian
1521 Edict of Worms issued by Charles V declares Luther an outlaw.
1521 Pope Leo X calls King Henry VIII ?Defender of the Faith? for his publication of an anti-Luther tract.
1521 Diet of Worms Diet of Worms
1521 Zwickau prophets arrive in Wittenberg.
1521 May Luther is kidnapped and taken to Wartburg Castle. Wartburg Castle
1524 August 21 Luther and Karlstadt meet at the Black Bear Inn in Jena.
1525 Eck publishes Arguments against Luther and Other Enemies of the Church.
1525 Luther marries Katherine von Bora. Martin Luther's Marriage
1525 Schwenckfeld visits Wittenberg and debates Martin Luther concerning the Eucharist.
1525 Luther allows Karlstadt to seek refuge in Wittenberg.
1529 Luther and Zwingli debate at Marburg Colloquy The Marburg Colloquy
1546 Luther dies in Eisleben.