150 year list - European history

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

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