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

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