150 year list - European history

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

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