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

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