150 year list - European history

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

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