Book Events for madsglen

Events within the books in madsglen's library

14th century


1788-89 US presidential election

1792 US presidential election

1796 presidential election

1800 US presidential election


1905 Russian Revolution

20th century

Accession of Elizabeth I

Afghan Civil War

African-American Civil Rights Movement

AIDS epidemic

American Civil War

American Revolution

The Anarchy

Anglo-Spanish War


Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

Assassination of John F. Kennedy

Assassination of Medgar Evers

Astor Expedition

Attack on Pearl Harbor

Austro-Turkish War

Babington Plot

Baptism of Jesus of Nazareth

Battle at Burning plains

Battle of Bosworth Field

Battle of Britain

Battle of Brunanburh

Battle of Edington

Battle of Five Armies

Battle of Halidon Hill

Battle of Maldon

Battle of Munichia

Battle of Saratoga

Battle of Stamford Bridge

Battle of Stoke Field

Battle of the Bulge

Battle of Waterloo

Battle of Yorktown

The Bible Riots

Birth of Margaret Norman

Black Death

Black Friday

The Blitz

Bloody Sunday

Boxer Rebellion

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

Broad Street Cholera Outbreak

Burr-Hamilton Duel

California Gold Rush

Chechen conflict



Cold War

Colonizing the New World

Compromise of 1790

Constitutional Convention

Continental Congress

Convention of Versailles

Coronation of Jahangir

Council of Trent

Crimean War

Crucifixion of Jesus of Nazareth


Cuban Missile Crisis

Cultural Revolution

Cádiz Raid

D-Day, Normandy, France 1944

Death of Arthur Tudor, Prince of Wales

Death of Catherine of Aragon

Death of Katherine of Aragon

Detroit Riot

Disaster: Explosion

Discovery of Uranus

Divorce/annulment of Catherine of Aragon and Henry VIII

Dunkirk Evacuation

Dust Bowl Era

East End Cholera Outbreak

Easter Rising, 1916

Election of 1800

Elizabethan Era

End of the Third Age

England beat Australia at Cricket

English Civil War

English Reformation

Erie War

Establishment of Israel

Execution of Anne Boleyn

Execution of Edward Plantagenet, 17th Earl of Warwick

Execution of Mary, Queen of Scots

Execution of Perkin Warbeck

Fall of France

February Revolution

Federalist Era

First Hot Air Balloon Flights

First Opium War

First Parition of Poland

The Flood

Frankenstein - writing of

Freedom Ride

French Revolution

The Frost Fair

Georgian Era

Glorious Revolution

Gordon Riots

Grand Ole Opry

Great Depression

Great Fire of London

Great Fire of Smyrna

The Great Stink

Greco-Turkish War

Gunpowder Plot

Halifax Explosion, 6 December 1917

Hamilton–Reynolds affair

Hawaiian Revolution

Hitler appointed Chancellor of Germany


Hundred Years' War

Invention of chronometer

Invention of Miner's Safety Lamp

Invention of the radio

Irish Potato Famine

Italian Renaissance

Japanese occupation of Malaysia

Jesus calls his disciples

Jesus’ burial

Jesus’ death

Jesus’ resurrection

John Adams Presidency


King Philip's War

Kościuszko Uprising

Lambert Simnel Rebellion

The Last Great Time War

Magna Carta

Manifesto of Silence

Marriage of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn

Massacre of St. Bricels Day

Moscow Plague Riot

Munich Agreement

Napoleonic Wars

New Madrid Earthquake

New York City Draft Riots

Night of the Long Knives

Nineteen Year Winter

Norman Conquest of England

Northwest Ordinance

Nuisances Removal and Contagious Diseases Prevention Act

October Revolution

Offa's Thirteith Jubilee

Olympic Games

Operation Barbarossa

Operation Mincemeat

Orphan Train

Osage murders

Panic of 1792

Panic of 1837

Panic of 1873

Peasants' Revolt

Peloponnesian War

Peninsular War

Pentagon Papers

Perkin Warbeck Rebellion

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


Pony Express

Poor Law Acts

powered flight

Prohibition in the United States

Public Health Act

Pugachev's Rebellion


Quest of Erebor

The Red Stick War

Reign of Henry II

Reign of Henry VIII

Revolt of Boadicea

Rise of Nazi power

Rise of the Third Reich

Roman Invasion/Occupation of Britain

The Rule of the Thirty Tyrants

Russian Revolution

Russo-Japanese War

Sack of Nantes

Salem witch trials

Salem Witch Trials

San Francisco Earthquake and Fire

Scottish War of Independence

Scramble for Africa

Secession Crisis

Second Boer War

Second Crusade

September 11 Attacks

Seven Years' War

Seventh Russo-Turkish War

Shipwreck of Philip I and Joanna of Castile

Sicilian Expedition

Siege of Badon Hill

Siege of La Rochelle

Siege of Leningrad

Siege of Oxford

Siege of Yorktown

Sinking of the Lusitania

Sinking of the Spanish Armada

Sinking of the Sussex

Sixth Russo-Turkish War

Soviet-Afghan War

Spanish Armada

Spanish Civil War

Spring Offensive

St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre

Stafford and Lovell Rebellion

Steamboat invention

Stock Market Crash

Third Anglo-Burmese War

Treaty of Küçük Kaynarca

Treaty of Saint Petersburg

Treaty of Sistova

Tudor Era

United States occupation of Veracruz

US Civil War

Vietnam War

Viking Invasions

Voyage of the HMS Endeavor

Voyage of the Mayflower

Wall Street Crash

War of 1812

War of the Austrian Succession

Wars of the Roses

Washington Presidency

Watergate Scandal

Wedding of Queen Elizabeth II, 1947

Wells Massacre

Whisky Rebellion


World War I

World War II

World War II, Eastern Front

World War II, German Home Front

World War II, German Occupation of France

World War II, Pacific Theater