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

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