Book Events for hanksfamilylibrary

Events within the books in hanksfamilylibrary's library

13th century

Afghan Civil War

African-American Civil Rights Movement

Age of Sail

American Civil War

American Declaration of Independence

American Revolution


Arthurian England

Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

Assassination of John F. Kennedy

Assassination of Medgar Evers

Assassination of Russian imperial family

Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Bal de l'Opera

Bataan Death March

Battle at Burning plains

Battle of Borodino

Battle of Bunker Hill

Battle of El Alamein

Battle of Five Armies

Battle of Hogwarts

Battle of Iwo Jima

Battle of Kasserine Pass

Battle of Laverstoke

Battle of Long Island

Battle of Manhattan

Battle of Marathon

Battle of Mogadishu

Battle of Salamis

Battle of the Bulge

Battle of the Hornburg

Battle of the Labyrinth

Battle of Thermopylae

Battle of Trenton

Battle of Waterloo

Battles of Lexington and Concord


Black Death

Brown v. Board of Education

Building the First Transcontinental Railroad

Chitauri Invasion

Cholera Epidemic


Christmas Day

Christmas Eve

Church bombing in Birmingham, Alabama, 1963

Cold War

Colonizing the New World

Constitutional Convention

Continental Congress

The Council of Elrond



Death of King Georg IV

Death of Phil Coulson

Descente de la Courtille

Destruction of Sandleford Warren

Dred Scott Decision

Duchess of Richmond's ball

Dust Bowl Era

Dutch sailors run aground at Cheju Island.

Emancipation Proclamation

Establishment of Israel

Evacuation of Boston

Fate of the Labryinth

Federalist Era

First Continental Congress

First powered airplane flight by the Wright brothers

Founding of New Milford, Connecticut, USA

Fourth of July

French and Indian War

French Revolution

Georgian Era

Gettysburg Address

Great Depression

Greco-Persian Wars


Highland Games


Hundred Days

Hundred Years' War

Japanese-American Internment

Jewish Holocaust

John Adams Presidency

Johnson County War

July Revolution

June Rebellion

Klondike Gold Rush

Krakatoa Eruption

Lewis and Clark Expedition

liberation of Buchenwald

Mahdist War

Munich Agreement

Mutiny on the Bounty

Napoleon's invasion of Russia

Napoleonic Wars

New Year's Eve

North African Campaign

Olympic Games

Operation Market Garden

Operation Overlord

Operation Torch

Peasants' Revolt

Quest of Erebor

Raid on Cabanatuan [POW] Camp

Rebirth of Kronos

Reign of Amasis II

Reign of Cambyses II

Reign of Terror

Rise of Nazi power

Rise of the Third Reich

Rugby World Cup Final 1995

Russian Revolution

San Francisco Earthquake

San Francisco Earthquake and Fire

Scarlet Fever Epidemic

Second Boer War, 1899-1902

Second Persian Invasion of Greece

Second Titan War

Seven Years' War

Siege of La Rochelle

Siege of Orléans

Siege of Watership Down

Signing of the U.S. Declaration of Indepence


Snow Winter

Solar eclipse

Soviet-Afghan War

Stamp Act

Sugar Act

Summer Solstice


Third Crusade

Thirty Years' War

The Tri-Wizard Tournament

Trojan War

Tunisia Campaign

Twenty-Sixth Dynasty of Egypt

United States presidential election

VE Day

Victorian Era

Vietnam War

Washington Presidency

Western Desert Campaign


Winter Solstice

World War I

World War I, Christmas Truce

World War II

World War II, German Occupation of Denmark

World War II, German Occupation of Norway

World War II, German Occupation of the Netherlands

World War II, Japanese invasion of China

World War II, Pacific Theater

World War III

Xenocide of the Formics

Zombie Apocalypse