150 year list - European history

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

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