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Events within the books in lscherr77's library

1893 Chicago World's Fair

1909 Seattle World's Fair



1962 Seattle World's Fair

1967 Tony Awards

Afghan Civil War

African-American Civil Rights Movement

AIDS epidemic

American Civil War

The Anarchy was a civil war in England and Normandy between 1135 and 1153, which resulted in a widespread breakdown in law and order. The conflict was a succession crisis precipitated by the accidental death by drowning of William Adelin, the only legitimate son of Henry I, in the sinking of the White Ship in 1120.


Arab-Israeli Conflict

Argentine Revolution of '43

Armenian Genocide

Assassination of Abraham Lincoln (

Assassination of John F. Kennedy

Assassination of Medgar Evers

Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Attack on Pearl Harbor

Bangladesh War of Independence

Battle of Britain

The Blitz

Bosnian War

Breaking of Purple

Charleston (S.C.) Slave Insurrection, 1822

Chicago World's Fair

Chinese Civil War

Civil Rights Act of 1964

Cold War

Creation of the Colony Club

Cultural Revolution

Death of Edward VII

Death of J. P. Morgon

Death of Queen Victoria

Detroit Riot

Discovery of Radium

Election of Stanisław August Poniatowski as King of Poland

Expulsion of the Jews in Spain

Fall of France

Financial Crisis of 2008

The Flood

Formation of the National Security Agency

French Resistance

Garner Heist- Largest Art Theft in History

Gemini 9

Great Depression

Great Fire of Smyrna

Great Plague

The Great War

Greco-Turkish War

Hellmuth Affair

Hiroshima Bombing


Influenza pandemic

Iranian Revolution

Japanese-American Internment

Jazz Age

Jim Crow Laws

Kefauver Senate Hearings

Kennedy Inauguration

Korean War

liberation of Buchenwald

Malayan Emergency

Manhattan Project

McCarthy Era

Nineteen Year Winter

Nuclear Meltdown

Operation Bolivar

Operation Enduring Freedom

Oradour-sur-Glane fire, June 10, 1944

Orphan Train

Pack Horse Library Project

Panic of 1907

Petit's walk on a wire strung between the World Trade Center Towers, Aug 7, 1974.

The Plane Crash

Polio epidemic

Post World War I


Prohibition in the United States

Project Gemini

Russian Coup d'état of 1762

Russian Revolution

San Francisco Earthquake and Fire

September 11 Attacks

Seven Years' War

Siege at Ruby Ridge

Siege of Masada

Sinking of the SS Athenia

Soviet-Afghan War

Spanish Civil War

Spanish Inquisition

Suffragette Movement


Taiping Rebellion

Taliesin Murders

Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Trujillo dictatorship


Vel' d' Hiv'

Vietnam War

VJ Day

Vélodrome d'Hiver / Operation Spring Breeze

Women's Suffrage Movement

World Trade Center attack

World War I

World War II

World War II, Breaking of Enigma

World War II, Eastern Front

World War II, German Occupation of France

World War II, German Occupation of Poland

World War II, German Occupation of the Channel Islands

World War II, Italian Campaign

World War II, Pacific Theater

World's Columbian Exposition


Zimmermann Telegram