150 year list - European history

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Greece hosts the first modern Olympics
Sixtus V is elected pope
Foundation of the IRA
William the Conqueror invades England
Leopold II becomes sovereign of the Congo Free State
Siege of Stalingrad
Empress Elisabeth 'Sisi' of Austria assassinated
Second Siege of Vienna
Treaty of Brest-Litovsk
The Beagle sets sail
Franco rises to power in Spain
The Euro replaces all former currencies of the Eurozone
NATO is formed
The Kursk sinks
Birth of Isaac Newton
The Romanov family assassinated
Watson and Crick discover the structure of DNA
Foundation of the IMF
Proclamation of the German Empire
John Lennon assassinated
Battle of Monte Cassino
Treaty of Versailles
Great fire of Rome
Battle of Austerlitz
Completion of the Trans-siberian railway
Invention of the printing press
Martin Luther nails his demands to the church door
Magna Carta issued
Death of Albert Einstein
Start of the Eighty Years' War
Battle of Tannenberg
Construction of the Berlin Wall
Battle of Waterloo
Croatia and Slovenia declare independence
Battle of El Alamein
Dissolution of the Ottoman Empire
End of the Russo-Japanese war
Dissolution of the Austro-Hungarian Empire
Death of Queen Isabella I
Inception of the International Criminal Court in The Hague
Year of Africa
Livingstone disappears in Africa
Emser Depesche
First Nazi concentration camp opened
Srebrenica massacre
Battle of Agincourt
Papacy moves to Avignon
Publication of Mein Kampf
William Wallace executed
Christopher Columbus sets sail for the New World
Birth of Adolf Hitler
Treaty of Tordesillas
Remilitarization of the Rhineland
The Munich Pact
End of the Reign of Terror
Janssen invents the microscope
Marco Polo departs from Constantinople
Raphael completes the 'School of Athens'
Battle of Gallipoli
Start of the First Crusade
Battle of Trafalgar
Jesse Owens wins four gold medals at the Olympics
Operation Market Garden
Florence Nightingale is sent to a war hospital
Credit crunch
Charlemagne crowned empire
Women's voting rights are made equal to those of men in Great Britain
Birth of Karl Marx
Ottomans sack Constantinople
Birth of Ludwig von Beethoven
Storming of the Bastille
Falklands war
Start of the Unrestricted submarine warfare
Death of Pablo Picasso
Napoleon invades Russia
Publication of the Origin of Species
Start of the Armenian genocide
Berlin Airlift
Copernicus displaces the earth from the centre of the universe
Julien Assange imprisoned
Van Gogh cuts off his own ear
Konrad Adenauer becomes German Chancellor
Treaties between Britain and France, Spain, Portugal and the Netherlands to abolish slave trade
Foundation of the European Union (EEC)
Renovation of Paris starts
The Year of Revolution
William of Orange assassinated
Balfour Declaration
Schengen Agreement
Publication of the Communist Manifesto
Edict of Milan
Winston Churchill dies
Louis XVI is executed
Louis XIV installs his court in the Palace of Versailles
Foundation of the Beatles
Benz invents the first gasoline powered automobile
South Ossetia war
Lenin returns from political exile
Great fire of London
T.E. Lawrence dies
Charge of the Light Brigade
India achieves independence from Great Britain
Chernobyl disaster
Michelangelo finishes the Sistine Chapel
Foundation of the ETA
Death of Gianlorenzo Bernini
Gorbachev becomes leader of the Soviet Union
Margaret Thatcher becomes British PM
Fall of the West-Roman empire
Start of the Great Depression
End of Thirty Years' War
Angela Merkel becomes Chancellor of Germany
Becquerel discovers radioactivity
Leonardo da Vinci completes the 'Mona Lisa'
Reichstag fire
First Siege of Vienna
Enactment of the Marshall Plan
Napoleon III becomes Emperor of France
Hungarian Revolution
Death of Louis XIV
The Anschluss
Stalin rises to power
Constantine the Great proclaimed emperor
Coronation of Elizabeth I
The Vikings found Vinland
The Crystal Palace is completed
Yugoslav wars end
Bartolomeu Dias discovers the passage around Africa
Birth of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
First use of Blitzkrieg tactics
Montesquieu introduces the Trias Politica
Completion of the Suez Canal
Magellan navigates through the Strait of Magellan
Battle of Dresden
Congress of Vienna
Eruption of the Vesuvius
Assassination attempt on Pope John Paul II
Treaty of Verdun
Foundation of the Club of Rome
Trevithick invents the steam locomotive
Coronation of Suleiman the Magnificent
St. Peter's Basilica is completed
Birth of Leonardo da Vinci
Operation Overlord
Treaty of Locarno
Start of the Orange revolution
Unification of Italy
Start of the Crimean War
Capturing of Adolf Eichmann

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