GSE

European History

Magna Carta

1225

Law in England and Wales to present

Printing Press

1450

Johannes Gutenberg

Spanish Inquisition

1483 - 1834

Torquemada

Protestant Reformation

1517

Martin Luther, German monk 1483-1546

Catholic Counter-Reformation

1548 - 1648

English Civil Wars - Revolution

1642 - 1651

King Charles I, beheaded 1649; 10 years bourgeois republic, followed by constitutional monarchy King Charles II

French Revolution

1789 - 1800

Reign of Terror; Louis XVI; Marie Antoinette; Maximilien Robespierre

WWI

1914 - 1918

USSR

1917 - 1991

Storming of the Winter Palace

1917

WWII

1931 - 1945

Hiroshima bombing

6 August 1945

Nagasaki bombing

9 August 1945

American History

Christopher Columbus lands in America

1492

Italian (Cristoforo Colombo) sailing from Spain (Queen Isabella)

American Revolutionary War

1775 - 1783

American Civil War

1861 - 1865

FBI

1908 - Present

1908 BOI; 1933 DOI; 1935 FBI; Hoover 1935-1972

American Great Depression

1929 - 1939

Great Depression

1929 - 1939

Noteworthy Persons

Torquemada

1420 - 1498

Spain; Grand Inquisitor; started Spanish Inquisition; top 25 evil people in history

Vlad Dracula

1431 - 1476

Prince of Wallachin; Vlad the Impaler; Kingdom of Hungary, Transylvania; #1 most evil person in history

Nicolaus Copernicus

1473 - 1543

Polish monk

Ivan the Terrible

1530 - 1584

Tzar of Russia; top 25 evil people in history

Elizabeth Bathory

1560 - 1614

Countess Dracula; Hungary; top 25 most evil people in history

John Dillinger

1903 - 1934

Bank robber; Depression-Era

Living Memory

Chernobyl

1986

Ukraine, part of USSR; nuclear explosion

9/11

09/11/2001

Boston Marathon Bombing

04/15/2013

Asian History

Mongolian Empire - Genghis Khan

1206 - 1227

top 25 evil people in history

China takes back Hong Kong from Britain

1997

maybe

Dust Bowl

1930

DOMA

1996

African History

U.S. Presidents

George Washington

30 April 1789 - 4 March 1797

John Adams

4 March 1797 - 4 March 1801

Thomas Jefferson

4 March 1801 - 4 March 1809

James Madison

4 March 1809 - 4 March 1817

James Monroe

4 March 1817 - 4 March 1825

John Quincy Adams

4 March 1825 - 4 March 1829

Andrew Jackson

4 March 1829 - 4 March 1837

Martin Van Buren

4 March 1837 - 4 March 1841

William Henry Harrison

4 March 1841 - 4 April 1841

John Tyler

4 April 1841 - 4 March 1845

James K. Polk

4 March 1845 - 4 March 1849

Zachary Taylor

4 March 1849 - 9 July 1850

Millard Fillmore

9 July 1850 - 4 March 1853

Franklin Pierce

4 March 1853 - 4 March 1857

James Buchanan

4 March 1857 - 4 March 1861

Abraham Lincoln

4 March 1861 - 15 April 1865

Andrew Johnson

15 April 1865 - 4 March 1869

Ulysses S. Grant

4 March 1869 - 4 March 1877

Rutherford B. Hayes

4 March 1877 - 4 March 1881

James A. Garfield

4 March 1881 - 19 September 1881

Chester A. Arthur

19 September 1881 - 4 March 1885

Grover Cleveland

4 March 1885 - 4 March 1889

Benjamin Harrison

4 March 1889 - 4 March 1893

Grover Cleveland

4 March 1893 - 4 March 1897

William McKinley

4 March 1897 - 14 September 1901

Theodore Roosevelt

14 September 1901 - 4 March 1909

William Howard Taft

4 March 1909 - 4 March 1913

Woodrow Wilson

4 March 1913 - 4 March 1921

Warren G. Harding

4 March 1921 - 2 August 1923

Calvin Coolidge

2 August 1923 - 4 March 1929

Herbert Hoover

4 March 1929 - 4 March 1933

Franklin D. Roosevelt

4 March 1933 - 12 April 1945

Harry S. Truman

12 April 1945 - 20 January 1953

Dwight D. Eisenhower

20 January 1953 - 20 January 1961

John F. Kennedy

20 January 1961 - 22 November 1963

Lyndon B. Johnson

22 November 1963 - 20 January 1969

Richard Nixon

20 January 1969 - 9 August 1974

Gerald R. Ford

9 August 1974 - 20 January 1977

Jimmy Carter

20 January 1977 - 20 January 1981

Ronald Reagan

20 January 1981 - 20 January 1989

George H. W. Bush

20 January 1989 - 20 January 1993

Bill Clinton

20 January 1993 - 20 January 2001

George W. Bush

20 January 2001 - 20 January 2009

Barack Obama

20 January 2009

Roman Empire

Roman Empire

27 BC - 1453 AD

Caligula

37 ad - 41 ad

Rome's 3rd Emperor; top 25 evil people in history

Nero

54 ad - 68 ad

Rome's 5th Emperor; top 25 evil people in history

Islamic History

Abraham

1800 bc