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

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