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1730s

Octant invented probably around 1730 independently by John Hadley in Great Britain and Thomas Godfrey in the American colonies The Great Awakening – A Protestant religious movement active in the British colonies of North America

                                               

1750s

Great Upheaval: French settlers are moved out of Acadia by the British. The Battle of Plassey of 1757 in Bengal resulted in the beginning of British rule in India and the end of Indian independence. The French and Indian War on the American Conti ...

                                               

1760s

King George III takes the British throne in 1760. The Seven Years War 1756–1763 comes to an end. France gives Canada to Britain, but criticism of the government still grows, led by the controversial figure of John Wilkes. Meanwhile, there is incr ...

                                               

1770s

United States Declaration of Independence ratified by the Continental Congress July 4, 1776. The document was drafted by a committee consisting of representatives John Adams of Massachusetts, Benjamin Franklin of Pennsylvania, Thomas Jefferson of ...

                                               

1790s

Frederick William II of Prussia, King of Prussia President John Adams United States Emperor Leopold II Holy Roman Empire Pope Pius VI Emperor Paul Russia King Louis XVI France Emperor Kangxi China President George Washington United States Empress ...

                                               

1810s

Congress of Vienna changes Europe. Year without a Summer 1816 Denmark lets Norway go; Norway declares independence. The War of 1812 between Great Britain and the United States. Volcano Mount Tambora explodes in the Dutch East Indies 1815 Napoleon ...

                                               

1820s

Emperor Daoguang China President Francisco Ramon Vicuña Chile Sheikh Sulman ibn Ahmad Al Khalifah Bahrain President Francisco Antonio Pinto Chile Pope Pius VII President Manuel Jose Arce Federal Republic of Central America President Simon Bolivar ...

                                               

1830s

Croquet invented in Ireland. Mormon religion founded in New York. Belgium founded. Queen Victoria becomes ruler of Great Britain. Ecuador declares independence. Ayya Vaikundar appeared after the incarnation, above the sea of Thiruchendur.

                                               

1840s

Mexican-American War 1846–1848 Irish Potato Famine1845–1848 Treaty of Nanking between China and the United Kingdom1842 The Communist Manifesto 1848is published European Revolutions of 1848 California Gold Rush 1849

                                               

1850s

First transatlantic telegraph cable laid Discovery of Neandertal fossils in Neanderthal, Germany Gideon T. Stewart attempts to create a Prohibition Party. Solar flares discovered by Richard Christopher Carrington Benjamin Silliman fractionates pe ...

                                               

Australian gold rush

The Australian gold rush was a large number of gold discoveries in Australia. Thousands of people came to Australia in the hope of finding a lot of gold and becoming rich. The rush started in 1851 when gold was found near Bathurst, New South Wale ...

                                               

1860s

Emperor Franz Josef Austria-Hungary President Andrew Johnson United States King Victor Emmanuel II Italy Prime Minister Sir John A. Macdonald Canada Emperor Napoleon III Second French Empire Emperor Alexander II Russia President Jefferson Davis C ...

                                               

1870s

In the United States, continuation of post-Civil War reconstruction until its conclusion under President Rutherford B. Hayes in 1877 The light bulb was invented. Ludwig Boltzmanns statistical definition of thermodynamic entropy Franco-Prussian Wa ...

                                               

Deadwood (TV series)

Deadwood is an American dramatic television series. It was first shown in March 2004 on HBO. The series is a Western set in the 1870s in Deadwood, South Dakota. At the time, Deadwood was little more than a camp, but it was a popular place to go f ...

                                               

1880s

Queen - Empress Victoria United Kingdom Emperor Wilhelm I German Empire Prime Min Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury United Kingdom Emperor Pedro II Brazil President Rutherford B. Hayes United States President James Ga ...

                                               

1890s

King Umberto I Italy Prime Minister Archibald Philip Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery United Kingdom Queen Victoria United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Czar Nicholas II Russia Prime Minister Sir Wilfrid Laurier Canada President Benjamin Har ...

                                               

1910s

1914–1918: World War I 15.000.000 people die 1911-12: The Republic of China overthrew the Qing Dynsty 1912: Olympic Games held in Stockholm, Sweden Balkan Wars 1918–1919: Influenza the spanish flu spreads through Europe killing 25.000.000 to 50.0 ...

                                               

Interwar period

The interwar period was a time in history between the two world wars, World War I and World War II, which was between 1918–1939. This period began many changes internationally. During this time the League of Nations was created, which was made to ...

                                               

1920s

The 1920s was the decade that started on January 1, 1920 and ended on December 31, 1929. This decade was known as the Roaring Twenties or the Jazz Age.

                                               

1930s

1933 – Adolf Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany Nancy Drew books debut 1939 – The start of World War II 1933 – Prohibition ends in the United States The 1930s was a bad time because of the depression, where people were sad.

                                               

1940s

1948-1949 – Arab-Israeli War 1944 – Normandy invasion 1941; Attack on Pearl Harbor, which followed by U.S join the war then. 1947-1949 – Indo-Pakistani War 1945 – Start of the Cold War 1945 – World War II ends 1945-1946 – Nuremberg Trials 1947 – ...

                                               

1950s

1956 – Suez Crisis 1953 – Edmund Hillary is the first man on Mount Everest. 1953 – Structure of DNA published by James Watson, Francis Crick and Maurice Wilkins. 1956 – Hungarian Revolution of 1956 1957 – Sputnik launched. 1954 – Battle of Dien B ...

                                               

1960s

The 1960s was the decade that started on January 1, 1960 and ended on December 31, 1969. Many things happened in the sixties, including the Space Race, the Civil Rights Movement, and the Vietnam War. The 1960s term also refers to an era more ofte ...

                                               

1970s

1977: The last cases of smallpox of the world. December 16 – Partition of Pakistan of East and West Pakistans into Bangladesh and Pakistan 1975 – end of the Vietnam War 1971 – Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 1977, September 5 – Voyager 1 is launched. ...

                                               

1980s

The 1980s was the decade that started on January 1, 1980 and ended on December 31, 1989. This decade group of ten years is sometimes called the "Greed decade" in English speaking countries. Unlike the 1960s and 1970s, this is when the word yuppie ...

                                               

1990s

1993 - Dissolution of Czechoslovakia. 1991 - The end of the Cold War. 1991 - Dissolution of the Soviet Union. 1991 - Breakup of Yugoslavia. 1994 - End of Apartheid in South Africa 1992 - Established European union. 1990 - Gulf War

                                               

A Killer Among Friends

A Killer Among Friends is a 1992 made-for-television movie. It aired on CBS on December 8, 1992. Based on a true story, the movie stars Patty Duke as a mother grieving for her murdered daughter. She sets out to find the killer. The movie is based ...

                                               

2000s (decade)

November 7, 2000 – George W. Bush is elected President of the United States. The results were not known until December 12, 2000 due to the state of Florida being too close to the results. January 13, 2001 – A 6.6 magnitude earthquake strikes El S ...

                                               

2010s

The 2010s tens", or simply "the Tens" or "Teens"), was the decade that began on January 1, 2010 and ended on December 31, 2019.

                                               

2020s

In 2020, the United Kingdom left the European Union Brexit Starting in 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic, a pandemic of the COVID-19 disease, is spreading around the world. Over 100 million people have been infected, and more than 2.5 million have died ...

                                               

2050s

World population is expected to reach 9.3 billion people. China, United States, India, Brazil and Mexico will be the largest economies in the world, according to a Goldman Sachs study.

                                               

4th millennium BC

The 4th millennium BC saw major changes in human culture. It marked the beginning of the Bronze Age and of writing. The city states of Sumer and the kingdom of Egypt were started and grew to prominence. Agriculture spread widely across Eurasia. W ...

                                               

1100s BC (decade)

1104 BC - Foundation of Cadiz, Spain. c. 1100 BC - The New Kingdom in Egypt comes to an end. c. 1100 BC - Late Minoan culture ends. c. 1100 BC - Shang Dynasty ends in China. c. 1102 BC - Maya Calendar counts time from this point. c. 1100 BC - Beg ...

                                               

1300s BC (decade)

1307 BC - Adad-nirari I becomes king of Assyria. c. 1300 BC - Some people of "Eastern Woodlands" begin to build massive earthworks, mounds of earth and stone. Poverty Point, Louisiana is the earliest one. Cecrops II, legendary King of Athens, die ...

                                               

2nd millennium BC

The 2nd millennium BC is the time between the Middle and the late Bronze Age. The first half of the millennium saw a lot of activity by the Middle Kingdom of Egypt and Babylonia. The alphabet develops. Indo-Iranian migration onto the Iranian plat ...

                                               

2022

2022 will be a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2022nd year of the Common Era and Anno Domini designations, the 22nd year of the 3rd millennium, the 22nd year of the 21st century, and the 3rd year of the 2020s decade.

                                               

2023

2023 will be a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2023rd year of the Common Era and Anno Domini designations, the 23rd year of the 3rd millennium, the 23rd year of the 21st century, and the 4th year of the 2020s decade.

                                               

2024

2024 will be a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2024th year of the Common Era and Anno Domini designations, the 24th year of the 3rd millennium, the 24th year of the 21st century, and the 5th year of the 2020s decade.

                                               

2025

2025 will be a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2025th year of the Common Era and Anno Domini designations, the 25th year of the 3rd millennium, the 25th year of the 21st century, and the 6th year of the 2020s decade.

                                               

2026

2026 will be a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2026th year of the Common Era and Anno Domini designations, the 26th year of the 3rd millennium, the 26th year of the 21st century, and the 7th year of the 2020s decade.

                                               

2027

2027 will be a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2027th year of the Common Era and Anno Domini designations, the 27th year of the 3rd millennium, the 27th year of the 21st century, and the 8th year of the 2020s decade.

                                               

2028

2028 will be a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2028th year of the Common Era and Anno Domini designations, the 28th year of the 3rd millennium, the 28th year of the 21st century, and the 9th year of the 2020s decade.

                                               

2029

2029 will be a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2029th year of the Common Era and Anno Domini designations, the 29th year of the 3rd millennium, the 29th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 202 ...

                                               

2030

2030 will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2030th year of the Common Era and Anno Domini designations, the 30th year of the 3rd millennium, the 30th year of the 21st century, and the 1st year of the 2030s decade.

                                               

2031

2031 will be a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2031st year of the Common Era and Anno Domini designations, the 31st year of the 3rd millennium, the 31st year of the 21st century, and the 2nd year of the 2030s deca ...

                                               

2032

2032 will be a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2032nd year of the Common Era and Anno Domini designations, the 32nd year of the 3rd millennium, the 32nd year of the 21st century, and the 3rd year of the 2030s decade.

                                               

2033

2033 will be a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2033rd year of the Common Era and Anno Domini designations, the 33rd year of the 3rd millennium, the 33rd year of the 21st century, and the 4th year of the 2030s decade.

                                               

2034

2034 will be a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2034th year of the Common Era and Anno Domini designations, the 34th year of the 3rd millennium, the 34th year of the 21st century, and the 5th year of the 2030s decade.

                                               

2035

2035 will be a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2035th year of the Common Era and Anno Domini designations, the 35th year of the 3rd millennium, the 35th year of the 21st century, and the 6th year of the 2030s decade.

                                               

2036

2036 will be a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2036th year of the Common Era and Anno Domini designations, the 36th year of the 3rd millennium, the 36th year of the 21st century, and the 7th year of the 2030s decade.