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1859 On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin
 

1863 Creation of the International Committee of the Red Cross
 

1865 End of the american civil war
 

1867 Karl Marx publishes Das Kapital
 

1872 Claude Monet, impressionism is born
 

1879 Thomas Edison invents the first commercial light bulb
 

1884 Scramble for Africa
 

1897 The construction of the Eiffel Tower begins
 

1900 Sigmund Freud, the father of psychoanalysis (The Interpretation of Dreams)
 

1900 The parisian metro is inaugurated. Hector Guimard designs the entrance
 

1901 The first set of Nobel Prizes are awarded
 

1903 Taking flight with the Wright brothers
 

1905 Albert Einstein develops his theory of special relativity
 

1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire
 

1907 Les demoiselles d´avignon : Picasso's first Cubism painting
 

1908 The modern car is born : the Ford T
 

1911 Roald Amundsen reach the South Pole
 

1912 The Wreck of RMS Titanic
 

1913 Igor Stravisnsky's Rite of Spring causes a scandal
 

1914 The Opening of the Panama Canal
 

1916 The Battle of Verdun during World War I.
 

1917 The October Revolution, Lenin, the communism
 

1917 Jazz in New Orleans
 

1919 the Treaty of Versailles ends the war
 

1920 Al Capone, prohibition and organized crime
 

1921 Un perfume for the century : Chanel N° 5
 

1922 Benito Mussolini walks to Rome
 

1922 Russia becomes USSR
 

1922 Discover of Tutankhamen's tomb
 

1927 Charles Lindbergh flies across the Atlantic
 

1928 Walt Disney draws Mickey
 

1929 Black Thursday on Wall Street
 

1930 Gandhi begins Salt March
 

1930 Discover of Pluto
 

1931 The Empire State Building is opened
 

1931 Colonial Exhibition
 

1933 Adolf Hitler begins chancellor of Germany
 

1937 The bombardment of Guernica by german forces kills 1800 people
 

1938 Mars attacks ! announces Orson Wells
 

1939 invasion of Poland by the German army
 

1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor
 

1942 Planning the final solution, the concentration camps
 

1944 Allied Expeditionary Force lands in Normandy
 

1945 Hiroshima atomic mushroom cloud
 

1946 U.N.O. is created
 

1947 the transistor contributes to the miniaturization
 

1948 Foundation of the State of Israel
 

1949 Mao leads the People's Republic of China
 

1950 The Beginning of the Korean War
 

1953 Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay conquer mount Everest
 

1953 Jim Watson et Francis Crick solves the puzzle of the structure of DNA
 

1953 For 4 dollars Elvis Presley makes his first record
 

1955 the first Mac Donald
 

1957 Launch of the first artificial satellite : Spoutnik
 

1959 Frank Lloyd Wright designs the Guggenheim Museum
 

1959 The Dalai Lama leaves Tibet
 

1961 The soviet Gagarine is the first man in space
 

1961 Fidel Castro faces US : the Bay of Pigs
 

1961 Berlin Wall
 

1962 Four English guys to form a band called Beatles
 

1963 2001: A Space Odyssey directed by Stanley Kubrick
 

1965 Vietnam War begins...
 

1969 Jimmy Hendrix's triumph at Woodstock
 

1969 An american Neil Armstrong is the first man on the moon
 

1972 Bloody sunday in Northern Ireland. The begining of the civil war
 

1973 Kippour war and the first oil crisis
 

1976 Microsoft and Apple corporations are founded
 

1977 Charlie Chaplin's death
 

1978 the oil spill of the tanker Amoco Cadiz
 

1978 First test tube baby
 

1978 John Paul II the polish pope
 

1979 Ayatollah Khomeiny formes the Islamic Republic of Iran
 

1981 The Columbia shuttle
 

1983 Discover of AIDS virus
 

1985 Mikhaïl Gorbatchev General Secretary of the Communist Party in USSR. Glasnost and Perestroika
 

1986 Nuclear disaster in Chernobyl, USSR
 

1987 In Gaza PLO launched the first Intifada
 

1989 The fall of the Berlin wall
 

1989 The World Wide Web is born
 

1989 Students protest on Tien An men Square
 

1990 Nelson Mandela's freedom and relaxation of apartheid laws.
 

1990 Lech Walesa wins presidental election in Poland
 

1991 Desert storm in Irak
 

1992 Bombardment of Sarajevo
 

1994 800 000 people murdered in the rwanda genocide
 

1997 Live from mars with Pathfinder robot
 

1998 The first clone is a sheep : Dolly
 

1999 6 billion people share the blue planet
 

2001 September 11 attacks
 

2002 Euro European Currency
 

2003 Darfur genocide
 

2005 Kyoto protocol enters into force
 

2007 Apple iPhone multimedia smartphone
 

2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing
 

2008 World financial crisis
 

2009 Barack Obama 44th President of the United States
 

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