150 year list - European history

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

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