French Lit and Rep Timeline by Katherine Brandt

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France Bans Catholicism

1793

Hector Berlioz

1803 - 1869

Slave Trade Abolished in British Empire

1807

Robert Schumann

1810 - 1856

Sense & Sensibility by Jane Austen

1811

Théophile Gautier

1811 - 1872

Franz Liszt

1811 - 1886

Charles Gounod

1818 - 1893

Pauline Viardot

1821 - 1910

Cesar Franck

1822 - 1890

Emily Dickinson

1830 - 1886

Edgar Degas

1834 - 1917

Camille Saint Saens

1835 - 1921

Mark Twain

1835 - 1910

Photography Invented

1838

Georges Bizet

1838 - 1875

Claude Monet

1840 - 1926

Jules Massenet

1842 - 1912

Gabriel Faure

1845 - 1924

Discovery of Neptune

1846

Henri Duparc

1848 - 1933

Ernest Chausson

1855 - 1899

Sigmund Freud

1856 - 1939

Cecile Chaminade

1857 - 1944

Claude Debussy

1862 - 1918

Erik Satie

1866 - 1925

Charles Koechlin

1867 - 1951

Albert Roussel

1869 - 1937

Ralph Vaughan Williams

1872 - 1958

Color Photography Invented

1873

Charles Ives

1874 - 1954

Reynaldo Hahn

1874 - 1947

Maurice Ravel

1875 - 1937

Telphone Invented by Alexander Graham Bell

1876

Roger Quilter

1877 - 1953

Gabriel Dupont

1878 - 1914

John Ireland

1879 - 1962

Frank Bridge

1879 - 1941

Maurice Delage

1879 - 1961

George Butterworth

1885 - 1916

Nadia Boulanger

1887 - 1979

Jack The Ripper Commits Murder Streak

1888

Louis Durey

1888 - 1979

Darius Milhaud

1892 - 1974

Arthur Honegger

1892 - 1955

Germaine Tailleferre

1892 - 1983

First Car Built by Henry Ford

1893

Ernest Hemingway

1898 - 1961

Georges Auric

1899 - 1923

Francis Poulenc

1899 - 1963

Aaron Copland

1900 - 1990

Gerald Finzi

1901 - 1956

Henri Sauguet

1901 - 1989

Olivier Mesiaen

1908 - 1992

Samuel Barber

1910 - 1981

Titanic Sinks

1912

Benjamin Britten

1913 - 1976

The First World War Begins

1914

Ned Rorem

1923 - 2013

Dominick Argento

1927 - 2013

First appearance of Mickey Mouse Cartoon

1928

Richard Hundley

1931 - 2013

Adolf Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany

1933

Kristallnacht

1938

William Bolcom

1938 - 2013

The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck

1939

End of WWII, Germany Surrenders

1945

Atomic Bomb dropped on Hiroshima

1945

Broadway Debut of A Streetcar named Desire - Tennessee Williams

1948

Jake Heggie

1951 - 2013

John Musto

1954 - 2013

Ricky Ian Gordon

1956 - 2013

Tom Cipullo

1960 - 2013