Book Events for Catherine_Connors

Events within the books in Catherine_Connors's library

1035 Bjarne Sigvatson's expedition lands at what is now New York, USA.

1833 - The first woman hanged for murder



1953 Ionian Earthquake

2003 Emerald Dolphin is on fire in the South Pacific Ocean.

2003 Mongol Invader and Coral Wanderer meet off New York City, USA.

2008 Republican National Convention

33rd Acqui Infantry Division Massacre

Abdication of Edward VIII

Afghan Civil War

Age of Sail

Amanda's wedding

American Civil War

Anglo Saxon period


Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

The attempted assassination of Pope John Paul II

Battle of Artemisium

Battle of Britain

Battle of Kadesh

Battle of Mycale

Battle of Plataea

Battle of Rorke's Drift

Battle of Salamis

Battle of the Atlantic

Battle of the Little Bighorn

Battle of Thermopylae

Black Death

The Blitz

British Raj

Bubonic Plague

California Gold Rush

Catalinarian Rebellion

Children's Crusade

Chinese Treasure Ship

Cholera Epidemic


Cold War

Conspiracy of Catiline

Creation of Narnia

Crimean War

Death and Resurrection of Aslan

Death of Diana, Princess of Wales

Death of Edward VII

Death of Pope John Paul II

Death of Queen Victoria

Death of the White Witch

Development of MS-DOS/PC DOS began.

Disappearance of Mallory and Irvine 1924

Duke of Monmouth's Rebellion

Edinburgh's Fringe Festival

Election of Bill Clintion

End of the Universe

English Civil War

Eruption of Mount Vesuvius

Evacuation of British Children in WW2

Excavation of Masada by Yigael Yadin

Fall of France

Fall of Singapore

First microcomputer implementation of BASIC by Bill Gates and Paul Allen, it was written for the MITS Altair, this led to the formation of Microsoft later in the year.

Flooding of the Albatross Mine

French Revolution

Gallipoli Campaign

General Strike of 1926

Geological Cataclysm

Glacial epoch

Grace Brown's Murder

Great Deluge

Great Depression

The Great Exhibition

Great Fire of London

Great Game

Greco-Persian Wars

Greek Civil War

Guy Fawkes Night


The Highland Ball


Hundred Years' War

Hurricane Katrina

Hurricane Rita

the Illearth War

Industrial Revolution

Introduction of the 16-bit Intel 8086, the first x86 microprocessor.

Ionian Revolt

Jacobean Era

Japanese-American Internment

Klondike Gold Rush

London Blitz

Manhattan Project

Middle East Conflict

The MITS Altair 8800, the first commercially successful hobby computer, is released.

The Murder of Saville Kent

Murder of Sir Harry Oakes

Napoleonic Wars

New Kingdom of Egypt

Nineteenth Dynasty of Egypt

Norman Conquest of England

Normandy Invasion

On August 12 IBM announced their open architecture IBM Personal Computer.

Operation Enduring Freedom

Persian Gulf War

Peterloo Massacre


Prague Spring

Qing Dynasty

Re-election of George Walker Bush


Regency Era

Reign of Terror

Rescue from Burma

Rescue from the oil rig

Return of Father Christmas

Revolución industrial

Roman Invasion/Occupation of Britain

Rwandan Genocide

Second Boer War, 1899-1902

Second Persian Invasion of Greece

September 11 Attacks

Siege of Leningrad

Sinking of the Andrea Doria

Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia

Soviet-Afghan War

Spanish Civil War

Suffragette Movement

Superflu epidemic

Taiping Rebellion

The Tri-Wizard Tournament

The Troubles

United States presidential election

Victorian Era

Viking Invasions

Wars of the Roses

Watergate Scandal

World War I

World War II

World War II, British Home Front

World War II, Eastern Front

World War II, European Theater

World War II, German Occupation of France

World War II, German Occupation of the Channel Islands

World War II, Pacific Theater

World War III

Zenobia of Palmyra's Revolt

Zulu War