150 year list - European history

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

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