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12th century

13th century


14th century


15th century








18th century



19th century

20th century

Abolitionist Movement

Accession of James VI, King of the Scots

Aceh War

African-American Civil Rights Movement

Albigensian Crusade

American Civil War

American Declaration of Independence

American Revolution

Anglo Saxon period

Anglo-Dutch War

Anglo-Saxon period

Anglo-Spanish War

Armenian Genocide

Articles of Capitulation

Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand

Assassination of John F. Kennedy

Assassination of Julius Caesar

Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Attack on Pearl Harbor

Attempted suicide of Sylvia Plath

Babington Plot

Battle of Aboukir Bay

Battle of Actium

Battle of Agincourt

Battle of Antietam

Battle of Bannockburn

Battle of Bosworth Field

Battle of Britain

Battle of Caporetto

Battle of Castagnaro

Battle of Chase

Battle of Crayford

Battle of Crécy

Battle of Edgehill

Battle of Fulford

Battle of Hastings

Battle of Heavenfield

Battle of Laverstoke

Battle of Long Island

Battle of Maserfelth

Battle of Passchendaele

Battle of Philippi

Battle of Poitiers

Battle of Shiloh

Battle of Stamford Bridge

Battle of Tannenberg

Battle of the Alamo

Battle of the Atlantic

Battle of the Little Bighorn

Battle of the Marne

Battle of the Netherlands

Battle of the Somme

Battle of Towton

Battle of Trafalgar

Battle of Trenton

Battle of Verdun

Battle of Waterloo

Battle on the River Idle

Bay of Pigs Invasion

Berlin Crisis of 1961

Black Death

Blessing of the Fleet in Gloucester, Massachusetts, USA

The Blitz

Bloomsday - 6/16/1904

Bombing of Dresden

Bonfire of Vanities

Bosnian War

Boston Tea Party

British Association for the Advancement of Science - founding and early years

Building the First Transcontinental Railroad

Bye Plot

Caen Bombardment

California Gold Rush

Cambodian genocide

Champagne Fairs

Chinese Civil War


Civil Rights Movement, USA

Clutter family murder

Cold Fair

Cold War

Compromise of 1850

Constitutional Convention

Continental Congress

Crimean War

Crittenden Compromise


Cuban Missile Crisis


Death of Diana, Princess of Wales

Death of Edward VI

Death of Mary I, Queen of England

Death of Queen Elizabeth I

Declaration of Independence

Destruction of Sandleford Warren

Discovery of Uranus - 1781

Domesday Book

Donner Party

Dred Scott Decision

Dress to Get Screwed Party

Duke of Monmouth's Rebellion

Dunkirk Evacuation

Dust Bowl

Dust Bowl Era

Early Ballooning

Easter Rising, 1916

Elizabethan Era

End of the World Party

English Civil War

English Civil Wars

English Reformation

Eruption of Mount Vesuvius

Establishment of Israel

Establishment of the Commonwealth of England


Evacuation of Boston

Execution of Charles I

Execution of Lady Jane Grey

Execution of Mary, Queen of Scots

Falklands War

The Falklands War.

Fall of France

Fall of the Berlin Wall

Federalist Era

Fin de siècle

First cattle drive from Texas to Montana

First Crusade

First Hot Air Balloon Flights

Fourth Lateran Council

Frankenstein - writing of

French and Indian War

French Revolution

French-Italian Wars

Gallipoli Campaign

Georgian Era

German occupation of Italy

Gilded Age

Glorious Revolution

Good Friday Agreement

Gordon Riots

Grace Marks Murder Trial

Great Depression

Great Fire of London

Great Plague of London

Great Sioux War

Guadalcanal Campaign

Guerra Social

Gulf War, 1990-1991

Gunpowder Plot

Guy Fawkes Night



Hot Fair

Humble Petition and Advice

Hundred Years' War

Indemnity and Oblivion Act


Invention of Miner's Safety Lamp - 1816

Iran-Contra Affair

Iran-Iraq War

Iraq War

Irish War of Independence

Jacksonian Era

Jacobean Era

Japanese-American Internment

Jazz Age

John Adams Presidency

The Khmer Rouge period

King Philip's War

Korean War

Kurdish genocide

Lewis and Clark Expedition

Liberation of Paris

Long Parliament

Lost Generation

Magna Carta

Mayflower II

Medieval Inquisition

Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure a.k.a. Fanny Hill

Mid-term death of Barry Fairbrother

Middle Ages


My Lai Massacre

Napoleonic Wars


Native American contact with Europeans

Native Americans of Southern New England

New Deal

New Year's Day


Norman Conquest of England

Northern Ireland peace process

Operation Market Garden

Operation Overlord

Origins of World War I

Passover Seder

Peace of Westphalia

Peasants' Revolt

Penruddock Uprising


Porteous Riots

Praying Indians

Pride's Purge

Profumo affair


Regency Era

Reign of Edward II, King of England

Reign of Terror

Republican National Convention

Restoration of the English Monarchy

Restoration of the Monarchy

Roman Empire

Running of the Bulls


Second Boer War

Second Crusade

September 11 Attacks

Seven Years' War

Siege of Antioch

Siege of Harfleur

Siege of Jerusalem

Siege of Toulon

Siege of Watership Down

Signing of the U.S. Declaration of Indepence

Sinking of the Titanic

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