150 year list - European history

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

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