150 year list - European history

Random History or Europe Quiz

Can you name the years in which these events occured?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

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

Friend Scores

  Player Best Score Plays Last Played
You You haven't played this game yet.

You Might Also Like...


Created Aug 14, 2011ReportNominate
Tags:Europe, 150, event