Events

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 1901 - Death of Queen Victoria 

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 1902 - Boer War 

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 1903 - Wright Brothers' First Flight 

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 1904 - Construction of Panama Canal 

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 1905 - Vanishing Tribes 

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 1906 - San Francisco Earthquake 

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 1907 - Emigration to America 

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 1908 - Young Turk Revolution 

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 1909 - Child Labor 

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 1910 - Mexican Revolution 

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 1911 - Amundsen's Antarctic Expedition 

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 1912 - The Titanic Sinks 

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 1913 - Suffragettes March on Washington 

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 1914 - Assassination of Archduke Franz-Ferdinand 

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 1915 - Battle of Gallipoli 

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 1916 - Battle of the Somme 

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 1917 - Bolshevik Revolution  

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 1918 - Spanish Flu 

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 1919 - Chicago Race Riot 

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 1920 - Prohibition 

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 1921 - Red Army Victory in Russian Civil War 

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 1922 - Discovery of Tutankhamun's Tomb 

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 1923 - Hyperinflation in Weimar Republic 

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 1924 - First Winter Olympics 

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 1925 - Skeleton Dancers 

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 1926 - American Gangsters 

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 1927 - Great Mississippi Flood 

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 1928 - Roaring Twenties 

1929 Wall Street Cras_min.JPG

 1929 - Wall Street Crash 

1930 Salt March_min.JPG

 1930 - Gandhi's Salt March 

1931 Invasion of Manchuria_min.JPG

 1931 - Japan Invades Manchuria  

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 1932 - Bonus Army March 

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 1933 - Reichstag Fire 

1934 Long March_min.JPG

 1934 - Mao's Long March 

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 1935 - Dust Bowl 

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 1936 - Spanish Civil War  

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 1937 - Hindenburg Disaster 

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 1938 - Anschluss 

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 1939 - Invasion of Poland 

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 1940 - Battle of Britain 

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 1941 - Pearl Harbor 

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 1942 - Battle of Stalingrad 

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 1943 - Liquidation of Warsaw Ghetto 

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 1944 - D-Day 

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 1945 - Atomic Bomb Dropped 

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 1946 - Displaced People 

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 1947 - Partition of India 

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 1948 - Berlin Airlift 

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 1949 - Apartheid 

1950 Utuado Uprising_min.JPG

 1950 - Utuado Uprising in Puerto Rico 

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 1951 - Korean War 

1952 Egyptian Revolution_min.JPG

 1952 - Egyptian Revolution 

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 1953 - East German Uprising 

1954 Algerian War of Independence_min.JPG

 1954 - Algerian War of Independence 

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 1955 - Warsaw Pact 

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 1956 - Hungarian Revolution 

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 1957 - Sputnik Satellites 

1958 Elvis Joins the Army_min.JPG

 1958 - Elvis Joins the Army 

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 1959 - Cuban Revolution 

1960 Ruby Bridges Goes to School_min.JPG

 1960 - Ruby Bridges Goes to School 

1961 Berliin Wall Construction_min.JPG

 1961 - Construction of Berlin Wall 

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 1962 - Cuban Missile Crisis 

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 1963 - Civil Rights Movement 

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 1964 - Beatlemania 

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 1965 - Mohammad Ali: "I am the Greatest

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 1966 - Escalation in Vietnam War 

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 1967 - Death of Che Guevara 

1968 Prague Spring_min.JPG

 1968 - Prague Spring 

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 1969 - Moon Landing 

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 1970 - Kent State Massacre 

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 1971 - The Troubles in Northern Ireland 

1972 Vietnam War Protests_min.JPG

 1972 - Vietnam War Protests 

1973 Salvador Allede's Last Stand_min.JPG

 1973 - Allende's Last Stand 

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 1974 - President Nixon Resigns 

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 1975 - Fall of Saigon 

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 1976 - Lebanese Civil War 

1977 Coronation Emperor Bokassa_min.JPG

 1977 - Coronation of Emperor Bokassa 

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 1978 - Pope John Paul II 

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 1979 - Sandinista Rebellion 

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 1980 - Pac-Man Released 

1981 Solidarnosc_min.JPG

 1981 - Solidarnosc in Poland 

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 1982 - Falklands War 

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 1983 - Guatemalan Civil War 

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 1984 - Operation Blue Star 

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 1985 - British Inner-City  Riots 

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 1989 - Fall of Berlin Wall 

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 1986 - Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster 

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 1990 - Gulf War 

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 1987 - First Intifada 

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 1991 - Collapse of Soviet Union 

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 1988 - Soviet Withdrawal from Afghanistan 

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 1992 - LA Riots 

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 1993 - Death of Pablo Escobar 

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 1994 - Chechen War 

1995 Kobe Earthquake_min.JPG

 1995 - Kobe Earthquake 

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 1996 - Taliban Take Kabul 

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 1997 - Hong Kong Returned to China 

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 1998 - President Clinton Impeached 

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 1999 - Discovery Spacecraft Docks with ISS 

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 2000 - Y2K bug (that wasn't)