150 year list - European history

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

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