Book Events for grunin

Events within the books in grunin's library

Summary: 383 Events.

11th century

12th century

14th century

15th century




16th century



17th century

1851 revolution

18th century









19th century

1st century

20 July plot



4th century BCE

Afghan Civil War

African-American Civil Rights Movement

Age of Sail

AIDS epidemic

Algerian War of Independence

Alien Invasion

American Civil War

American Revolution

Anti-Rent War

Argentina's Dirty War

Argentine brass burns all records of dirty war


armies of Argentina, Brazil, and Uruguay burn the historical archives of Paraguay

Arthurian England

Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand

Assassination of James A. Garfield

Assassination of John F. Kennedy

Assassination of Malcom X

Assassination of William McKinley

Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Attack on Pearl Harbor

Attempted suicide of Sylvia Plath

Attica Prison Riot

Augustine's conversion

Bacon's Rebellion

Bangladesh War of Independence

Basil Convention bans shipments of hazardous waste

Battle of Armageddon

Battle of Bannockburn

Battle of Boroughbridge

Battle of Bosworth Field

Battle of Britain

Battle of Five Armies

Battle of Hogwarts

Battle of Lützen

Battle of Midway

Battle of Pylos

Battle of Quoriston

Battle of Sphacteria

Battle of Tannenberg

Battle of the Bulge

Battle of the Department of Mysteries

Battle of the Marne

Battle of the Somme

Battle of Verdun

Battle of Waterloo

Beat Generation

The Bell Curve is a best-seller in the United States

Bishop Juan Gerardi is stoned to death

Black Death

blasphemy trials

The Blitz


Bolshevik Revolution

bombing in Oklahoma City

Bombing of Cologne

Bombing of Dresden

Bombing of Hamburg

Bombing of Libya

bombing of Salvador Allende's presidential palace

Bonfire of Vanities

Bruntland Report is presented to World Commission on Environment and Development

Butlerian Jihad

C.I.A., with approval of President Eisenhower, overthrows democratic government of Jacobo Arbenz in Guatemala

Chilean Coup

Chinese Civil War

Chinese Revolution of 1949


city of Canton is bombarded

Civil Rights Movement, USA

Clutter family murder

Cold War

conference on narcotic and psychotropic drugs in Santiago, Chile

Constitutio Criminalis Carolina

Contra War

COVID-19 pandemic


Crimean War

Crucifixion of Jesus of Nazareth

Cuban Revolution

Cultural Revolution

currency devaluation in Malaysia kills thousands of jobs in the shoe industry in southern Brazil

Dada Fair trial

Darien Scheme

Death of Morpheus

Death of Socrates

Degenerate Art Exhibit

demonstrations in France, Germany, Italy, and other European countries

Detroit Riot



The Disappearance of the Dolphins

Disaster: Infectious Disease

Discovery of Radium

Discovery of the double helix

Discovery of the Galilean moons

Dorr Rebellion

Duchess of Richmond's ball

Dust Bowl Era

earthquake in Mexico City, Mexico

Easter Rising, 1916

El Mozote Massacre

Elite Conscription Act

Elizabethan Era

End of the Universe

End of the World

End of Time

English burn Washington

English Renaissance

Era of Peace

Establishment of Israel

European Parliament publishes an official report entitled "Evaluation of the Technologies of Political Control"


The Exodus

The Fall of Constantinople to the Ottoman Turks, May 1453

Fall of France

Fall of the Roman Republic

Farrakhan Day

Father Diego de Landa burns Mayan books in Maní de Yucatán

February 26 Incident

Feminist Movement

Fernando Collor becomes president of Brazil

Fin de siècle

Final Crisis

first euthanasia law is approved by state of Indiana

first South American Police Congress in Montevideo, Uruguay

Flour Riot of 1837

Franco-Prussian War

French Revolution

Galactic Civil War

Galileo affair

General Jesús Gutiérrez Rebollo is jailed for trafficking cocaine

General Suharto takes power in Indonesia

Georgian Era

Gilded Age


Gli anni dei piombo

Golden Age of Comic Books

government of Brazil burns all papers that testify to three-and-a-half centuries of black slavery

Great Depression

The Great Fire of Ankh-Morpork

Great Fire of Rome

Great Fire of Smyrna

Great Frost

Greco-Persian Wars

Greco-Turkish War

Greek Civil War

Guadalcanal Campaign

Guatemalan military burns all records of dirty war

Guy Fawkes Night


Harlem Renaissance

Haymarket Massacre

Heian period

Hindenburg disaster



Hundred Years' War

Impeachment and Trial of President Bill Clinton

Indonesian Invasion of East Timor

Industrial Revolution

Infinite Crisis


international women's conference in Beijing

Interwar Period

Invasion of Grenada

Invasion of Iraq

invasion of Panama

invasion of Peking

invasion of Santo Domingo

Iran-Contra Affair

Iran-Iraq War

Iranian Revolution

Iraq War

Irish Revolution

Italian Renaissance

Jack the Ripper Murders


Jacobean Era

Japanese invasion of Manchuria, 1931

Japanese Occupation

Jazz Age

John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry

July Revolution

June Rebellion

Kapp-Lüttwitz Putsch

Kefauver Senate Hearings

King Philip's War

King William's War

Klondike Gold Rush

Korean War


Lebanese Civil War

Manhattan Project

Mayaguez incident

Mexican-American War

Middle Ages

Million Man March

Moscow Trials

Murder of Pompey the Great

Murder of Sue Dibny

Murder of Thomas Becket

My Lai Massacre

Napoleonic Wars

Nat Turner's slave rebellion

National Conference on Children in Peru

Nazi Germany; World War II

Nazi seizure of power

New York City Draft Riots

New York Shakespeare Festival

New York's Museum of Modern Art (Moma) to see Douglas Gordon's installation 24 Hour Psycho

Newark riots

Nicaraguan Revolution

Night of the Long Knifes

Night of the Long Knives

Nika Riots

Nuremberg Trials, 14 November 1945, to 1 October 1946.

Nuremberg War Crimes Trials

O. J. Simpson U.S. television murder trial

October Revolution

Oklahoma City Bombing

Operation Gothic Serpent