Philip Melanchthon Timeline
1497 - 1560
Life of German theologian and reformer Philip Melanchthon.
Melanchthon enrolled in Latin school at ten years old.
Melanchthon enrolled at University of Heidelberg.
Melanchthon accepts position as Professor of Greek at Wittenberg.
Melanchthon writes his Loci communes.
Melanchthon writes his Augsburg Confession.
Melanchthon becomes leader of the Reformation in Germany after Luther's death.
Melanchthon writes his History of the Life and Acts of Luther.
1548 - 1560
Melanchthon continues to work for the cause of Reformation until his death.