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

1798 Rebellion


19th century

20th century

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

Alaskan Gold Rush

Algerian War

American Civil War

American Revolution

Anglo-Spanish War

Anne Boleyn's execution

The Annunciation

Antiochus IV desecrates the Temple

Apollo 11

Apollo 11 Moon Landing

Apollo program

Appin murder

April Fools Day

Arab-Israeli Conflict

Arno River flood

Assassination of Indira Gandhi

Assassination of John F. Kennedy

Assassination of Leon Trotsky

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

Battle of Agincourt

Battle of Artemisium

Battle of Borodino

Battle of Bosworth Field

Battle of Britain

Battle of Clontarf

Battle of Dien Bien Phu

Battle of Five Armies

Battle of Five Armies

Battle of Fulford

Battle of Gaugamela

Battle of Gettysburg

Battle of Hastings

Battle of Isandlwana

Battle of Issus

Battle of Marathon

Battle of Midway

Battle of Mycale

Battle of Nomonhan

Battle of Pavia

Battle of Plataea

Battle of Roncesvalles

Battle of Rorke's Drift

Battle of Salamis

Battle of Saratoga

Battle of Stamford Bridge

Battle of Tannenberg

Battle of the Bulge

Battle of the Granicus River

Battle of the Hornburg

Battle of the Hornburg

Battle of the Marne

Battle of the Nissa

Battle of the Persian Gate

Battle of the Somme

Battle of Thermopylae

Battle of Tours, 732

Battle of Vienna

Battle of Waterloo

Beer Hall Putsch

The Beslan school hostage crisis

Birth of Christ

Black Sox Scandal

Blessing of the Fleet in Gloucester, Massachusetts, USA

The Blitz

Blood Feud

Bloody Assizes

Bloomsday - 6/16/1904

Bombing of Dresden

The Bonfire of the Vanities

Bonus Army Riots, Washington D.C.

Boxer Rebellion

British Occupation of India

British Raj

Burma Campaign

Burning of the Temple of the Golden Pavilion

Burr-Hamilton Duel

California Gold Rush

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

Chinese reunification

The 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

The Council of Elrond

Council of Nicaea

Council of Trent

Coup of Juan Velasco Alvarado


Creation of a Jewish State

Creation of the Universe

Creation of the world

Crimean War

Cristero War

The Crucifixion


Cuban Missile Crisis

Cultural Revolution

Dalai Lama goes into exile [1959]

Daniel Kresge is murdered while on a hunting party.

Death of Amy Robsart

Death of Henri II, King of France

death of Judas Maccabeus

Death of Mary I, Queen of England

The 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

Duke of Monmouth's Rebellion

Dust Bowl

Easter Rising, 1916

Edict of Fontainebleau

Egyptian Revolution of 1919, King Farouk I overthrown 1952

Elizabeth II's coronation

End of the Third Age

Endurance Expedition

Eruption of Mount Vesuvius

Establishment of Israel

Ethiopian Revolution, 1974

Expedition of the Thousand

Fall of France

The Fall of Lucifer

Fall of the Berlin Wall

Fall of the Berlin Wall 1989 [1989]

First Crusade

The Flood

Flooding of Venice

Fourth Crusade

Franco-Prussian War

French and Indian War

French Resistance

French Revolution


Gettysburg Campaign

Gifford Lectures

Glorious Revolution

Great Depression

The Great Depression

Great Fire of London

Great Fire of Smyrna

Great Frost

Great Game

Great Leap Forward

Great Plague of London

Great Plague of London

The Great Revelation

Greco-Persian Wars

Greco-Turkish War

Guadalcanal Campaign


Guy Fawkes Night

Haitian Revolution

Halley's Comet

Harlem Renaissance

The Harrowing of Hell

Hindenburg disaster

Hiroshima Bombing


House Committee on Un-American Activities, trials

Hundred Days

Hundred Flowers Bloom

Hundred Years' War

Hurricane Katrina

Hurricane Rita


Indian independence

Indo-Pakistani War of 1965


Ionian Revolt

Iran-Iraq War

Iranian Revolution

Iraq War

Irish War of Independence

Israeli-Palestinian Conflict


Italian Risorgimento

Jacobite Rebellion

Japanese Canadian Internment

Japanese invasion of Peking

Japanese-American Internment

Jazz Age

Jewish Revolt

Jews throw off Syrian rule

Johnson County War

Josephus wrote Antiquities

Josephus wrote Wars

Judgement Day

July Revolution

June Rebellion

Katherine of Aragon's death

the killing of Danny Hansford

King Philip's War

Klondike Gold Rush

Korean War

Lisbon earthquake

Lost Generation


Louisiana Purchase

lynchings of blacks


the Mafia in Sicily

Magna Carta

Mai 68

Making of the film A Trip to the Moon

Marriage of Margaret of France, Duchess of Berry

Martian invasion of Earth


May 15 Incident

Mercenary War

Mexicaanse Revolutie

Mexican Revolution

Mexican Student Movement

Mexican-American War

Middle Ages

Mint 400

Monmouth Rebellion

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