17th century - 1600s: lasts from 1601 to 1700 in the Gregorian calender.
-characterized by the Dutch Golden Age, the Baroque cultural movement, the French Grand Siècle dominated by Louis XIV, the Scientific Revolution, and The General Crisis.
People living in this time:
-Johann Sebastian Bach
-Sir Issac Newton
(I just needed this to get into the time period more. xD)