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

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