Book Events for AnnShirley

Events within the books in AnnShirley's library

Summary: 551 Events.

11th century

13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution

17th century

1893 Chicago World's Fair

18th century

1918 influenza pandemic



1986 Los Angeles Public Library fire

74th Annual Hunger Games

75th Annual Hunger Games

Abdication of Edward VIII

abolition of slavery in the British Empire

Accession of Elizabeth I

Achaean League

Act for the Submission of the Clergy

Act in Restraint of Appeals

Act of Succession

Act of Supremacy

African-American Civil Rights Movement

Age of Sail

Alabama claims

Alien and Sedition Acts of 1798

America, Apogee & Decline

American Civil War

American Declaration of Independence

American Revolution

Anglo Saxon period


Anti-Rent War

Appomattox Campaign

Arab Revolt

Armistice Day - World War I

Arthurian England

Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

Assassination of James A. Garfield

Assassination of the Gracchi

Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Attack on Pearl Harbor

Attica Prison Riot

Austro-Prussian War

Babington Plot

Bacon's Rebellion

Bank War

Battle of Actium

Battle of Antietam

Battle of Arras

Battle of Ball's Bluff

Battle of Beaver Dam Creek

Battle of Big Bethel

Battle of Brandy Station

Battle of Bunker Hill

Battle of Cannae

Battle of Caporetto

Battle of Carthage

Battle of Cedar Mountain

Battle of Champion's Hill

Battle of Chancellorsville

Battle of Chantilly

Battle of Cherbourg

Battle of Chickamauga

Battle of Cold Harbor

Battle of Concord

Battle of Corinth, Mississippi

Battle of Cross Keys

Battle of Dara

Battle of Fair Oaks

Battle of Five Armies

Battle of Fort Donelson

Battle of Fort Henry

Battle of Fredericksburg

Battle of Front Royal

Battle of Gaines' Mill

Battle of Gettysburg

Battle of Glendale

Battle of Groveton / Brawner's Farm / Gainesville

Battle of Honey Springs

Battle of Jonesboro

Battle of Jutland

Battle of Laverstoke

Battle of Lexington

Battle of Leyte Gulf

Battle of Long Island

Battle of Malvern Hill

Battle of Marathon

Battle of Marston Moor

Battle of McDowell

Battle of Midway

Battle of Mons

Battle of Nashville

Battle of Oak Grove / King's Schoolhouse

Battle of Passchendaele

Battle of Pea Ridge

Battle of Port Republic

Battle of Prairie Grove

Battle of Pylos

Battle of Salamis

Battle of Savage Station

Battle of Shiloh

Battle of Spotsylvania Court House

Battle of Stones River

Battle of the Bulge

Battle of the Hornburg

Battle of the Marne

Battle of the River Plate

Battle of the Somme

Battle of the Wilderness

Battle of Thermopylae

Battle of Trenton

Battle of Vittorio-Veneto

Battle of Waterloo

Battle of White Oak Swamp

Battle of Wilson's Creek

Battles of Lexington and Concord

Berlin Airlift

Bigod's Rebellion

Birth of Margaret Norman

Black Death

The Blitz

Boer War

Bolivian Machupo Virus Outbreak

Bombing of Dresden

Bombing of Libya

Bretton Woods Conference

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

British Raj

Broad Street Cholera Outbreak

Bronze Age

Brown v. Board of Education

Buggery Act 1533

Building of the Panama Canal

Building the First Transcontinental Railroad

Burning of the Library of Alexandria

Burr-Hamilton Duel

Butlerian Jihad

Capture of New Orleans

Catilina's Revolt

Centennial Exhibition of 1876

Central African Ebola Virus Outbreaks

Chattanooga Campaign

Chernobyl Disaster

Chilean Coup


Civil Rights Movement, USA

climate change

Clutter family murder

Cocoanut Grove Night Club fire

Cold War

Cold War Espionage

Colonizing the New World

Communism, Decline and Renaissance

Compromise of 1850

Conflict of the Orders

Constitutional Convention

Construction of the Parthenon

Continental Congress

Conversion of Constantine

Coronation of Aragorn

Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II

Council of Chalcedon

Council of Constantinople

The Council of Elrond

Council of Nicaea

Council of Trent


Creation of the world

Cretaceous-Tertiary Extinction

Crimean War

Crittenden Compromise


Cultural Revolution


D-Day, Normandy, France 1944

Death of Alexander the Great

Death of Catherine of Aragon

Death of Katherine of Aragon

Death of King Georg IV

Declaration of the Causes and Necessity for Taking Up Arms

Decrees of the Council of Trent

The Deluge

Destruction of Isengard

Destruction of Sandleford Warren

Destruction of the Naj Hammandi Scrolls

Destruction of the One Ring

Disaster: Volcano Eruption

Discovery of Fillory

Discovery of the Naj Hammandi Scrolls

Discovery of Uranus

Dispensations Act

Dissolution of the Lesser Monasteries Act

Dissolution of the Monasteries

Divorce/annulment of Catherine of Aragon and Henry VIII

Dorr Rebellion

Dred Scott Decision

Dreyfus Affair

Dust Bowl Era

Dutch Q Fever Outbreaks

Dutch Reformation

Dutch Revolt

Earthquake at Pompeii

East End Cholera Outbreak



Edict of Nantes

El Mozote Massacre

Elizabethan Era

Emancipation Proclamation

Embargo Act

End of the Third Age

English Civil War

English colonization of North America

English Reformation

Erie Canal

Eruption of Mount Vesuvius

Evacuation of Boston


Execution of Anne Boleyn

Expulsion from Eden

Fall of Constantinople

Fall of Man

Fall of Rome

Fall of the Roman Empire

Fall of the Roman Republic

Fall of Troy

Federalist Era

Feminist Movement

Financial Crisis of 2007-2010

Financial Crisis of 2008

Financial Crisis of 2012

First Barbary War

First Battle of Bull Run

First Battle of Kernstown

First Battle of the Isonzo

First Battle of Winchester

First Battle of Ypres

First Hot Air Balloon Flights

The Flood

Flour Riot of 1837

Foundation of Rome

Frankenstein - writing of

Fredericksburg Campaign

French and Indian War

French Revolution

French Wars of Religion

Fries' Rebellion

Gallipoli Campaign

George Washington's Farewell Address

George Washington's First Inauguration

George Washington's Presidency

Georgian Era