history timeline

Events

industrial revolution

1750 - 1850

first steam engine is built by James watt

1763

american revolution

1775 - 1783

declaration of independence

Approx. June 4, 1776

first fleet arrives in australia

1788

french revolution begins

may 5, 1789 - 1799

Australian gold rush begins

1851

american civil war

1861 - 1865

Abraham Lincolns assassination

April 14, 1865

invention of the telephone

March 10, 1876

federation of australia

1901

the first powered flight

December 13, 1903

the creation of the titanic

July 1, 1906 - 1912

first world war

July 28, 1914 - November 11, 1918

the treaty of Versailles is signed

1919