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10th century



11th century


12th century



13th century



14th century



15th century

1600, the date of Peri's Euridice, the first surviving opera

16th century


1798 Rebellion



1842 Retreat from Kabul



18th century






19th century

1st century

1st century BCE

20th century

2nd century

3rd century BCE

The 45

4th century BCE

5th century BCE

7th century

8th century

Accession of Henry IV

Adoption of the United States Constitution

Aemilius Scaurus leads Pompey's armies into Judea

Afghan Civil War

African-American Civil Rights Movement

Age of Sail

Algerian War

Allied Invasion of Sicily

American Civil War

American Revolution

Anglo-Spanish War

The Annunciation

Antiochus IV desecrates the Temple

Apollo 11

Apollo 11 Moon Landing

Apollo program

Appin murder

April Fools Day

Arab Revolt

Arab-Israeli Conflict

Arctic exploration

Arno River flood

Arthurian England

Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

Assassination of Indira Gandhi

Assassination of John F. Kennedy

Assassination of John Lennon

Assassination of Leon Trotsky

Assassination of Medgar Evers

Assassination of Russian imperial family

Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki


Attack on Pearl Harbor

Attempted suicide of Sylvia Plath

Augustine's conversion

Balkan Wars

Bangladesh War of Independence

Battle of Actium

Battle of Agincourt

Battle of Antietam

Battle of Arbela

Battle of Artemisium

Battle of Ball's Bluff

Battle of Baton Rouge

Battle of Beaver Dam Creek

Battle of Belmont, Missouri

Battle of Big Bethel

Battle of Blenheim

Battle of Borodino

Battle of Bosworth Field

Battle of Britain

Battle of Camlann

Battle of Cannae

Battle of Carrhae

Battle of Carrick's Ford

Battle of Cedar Mountain

Battle of Chancellorsville

Battle of Chantilly

Battle of Clontarf

Battle of Corinth, Mississippi

Battle of Cross Keys

Battle of Dien Bien Phu

Battle of Drewry's Bluff

Battle of Eltham Landing

Battle of Fair Oaks

Battle of Five Armies

Battle of Fort Donelson

Battle of Fort Henry

Battle of Fort Pulaski

Battle of Fort Sumter

Battle of Fredericksburg

Battle of Front Royal

Battle of Fulford

Battle of Gaugamela

Battle of Gettysburg

Battle of Glendale

Battle of Glorieta Pass

Battle of Hanover Court House

Battle of Harpers Ferry

Battle of Hastings

Battle of Hoke's Run / Falling Waters

Battle of Isandlwana

Battle of Island Number Ten

Battle of Issus

Battle of Iuka

Battle of Maldon

Battle of Marathon

Battle of McDowell

Battle of Midway

Battle of Mill Springs

Battle of Munfordville

Battle of Mycale

Battle of Pavia

Battle of Pea Ridge

Battle of Perryville, Kentucky

Battle of Philippi, West Virginia

Battle of Plataea

Battle of Plum Run Bend

Battle of Pocotaligo

Battle of Poltava

Battle of Port Republic

Battle of Port Royal

Battle of Prestonpans

Battle of Rich Mountain

Battle of Richmond, Kentucky

Battle of Roanoke Island

Battle of Roncesvalles

Battle of Rorke's Drift

Battle of Salamis

Battle of Saratoga

Battle of Savage Station

Battle of Secessionville

Battle of Shiloh

Battle of South Mountain

Battle of St. Charles, Arkansas

Battle of Stamford Bridge

Battle of Tannenberg

Battle of the Bulge

Battle of the Catalaunian Plains

Battle of the Granicus River

Battle of the Head of Passes

Battle of the Hornburg

Battle of the Marne

Battle of the Metaurus

Battle of the Nissa

Battle of the Persian Gate

Battle of the Somme

Battle of the Teutoburg Forest

Battle of Thermopylae

Battle of Tours

Battle of Valmy

Battle of Vienna

Battle of Waterloo

Battle of Williamsburg

Battle of Wilson's Creek

Beer Hall Putsch

Birth of Christ

Black Sox Scandal

Blessing of the Fleet in Gloucester, Massachusetts, USA

The Blitz

Blood Feud

Bloody Assizes

Bloomsday - 6/16/1904

Bonfire of Vanities

Bonus Army Riots, Washington D.C.

Boxer Rebellion

British Occupation of India

British Raj

Bronze Age

Burma Campaign

Burning of the Temple of the Golden Pavilion

Burr-Hamilton Duel

Butlerian Jihad

California Gold Rush

Cambridge Gallery exhibition of prints by Dutch artist, M. C. Escher.

Capture of New Orleans

Christian conversion of Iceland

Christian Goldbach writes a letter to Leonard Euler, which includes a mathematical question that becomes known as Goldbach's Conjecture


civil war between Aristobulus II and Hyrcanus II

Clube de Leitores da Livraria Bulhosa Entrecampos

Clutter family murder

Coining of the term 'Utopia'


Cold War

Congress of Vienna

Conquest of Latin America

Conquest of Mexico

Constitutional Convention

Copernican revolution

Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II

The Council of Elrond

Council of Nicaea

Council of Trent

Coup of Juan Velasco Alvarado


Creation of the universe

Creation of the world

Crimean War

Cristero War

Crucifixion of Jesus of Nazareth


Cuban Missile Crisis

Cultural Revolution


Dalai Lama goes into exile [1959]

Daniel Kresge is murdered while on a hunting party.

The Day of the Dead

Death of Alexander the Great

Death of Amy Robsart

Death of Catherine of Aragon

Death of Henri II, King of France

death of Judas Maccabeus

Death of Julius Caesar

Death of Mary I, Queen of England

Death of Socrates

The Deluge

Demetrius III Eukairos invades Palestine

Destruction of Isengard

Destruction of the Naj Hammandi Scrolls

Detroit Riot

Discovery and Boarding of the "Nautilus"

Discovery of the double helix

Discovery of the Naj Hammandi Scrolls

Discovery of the source of the Nile River

Dreyfus Affair

Duchess of Richmond's ball

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