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      transatlantic slave trade
      Transatlantic Slave Trade Key Facts
      List of important facts regarding the transatlantic slave trade. From the 16th to the 19th century, this segment of the global...
      Marbury v. Madison Timeline
      Timeline of significant events in the U.S. Supreme Court case of Marbury v. Madison. The case arose in the aftermath of the...
      Marbury v. Madison Causes and Effects
      List of causes and effects of the landmark 1803 legal case Marbury v. Madison. In one of the most important legal cases in...
      Marbury v. Madison Key Facts
      List of important facts regarding Marbury v. Madison. This landmark case of the U.S. Supreme Court was decided on February...
      Ottoman Empire
      Ottoman Empire Timeline
      Timeline of important events in the history of the Ottoman Empire. Created by Turkish tribes in Anatolia (Asia Minor), the...
      Ottoman Empire
      Key People of the Ottoman Empire
      List of some of the major figures of the Ottoman Empire, including Osman I, its founder; Mehmed II who destroyed the Byzantine...
      Ottoman Empire
      Decline of the Ottoman Empire
      List of some of the key factors in the decline of the Ottoman Empire. At one point the empire covered much of the Middle...
      transatlantic slave trade
      Transatlantic Slave Trade Timeline
      Timeline of significant events related to the transatlantic slave trade. Beginning about 1500, millions of Black Africans...
      transatlantic slave trade
      Transatlantic Slave Trade Causes and Effects
      List of some of the causes and effects of the transatlantic slave trade. The transatlantic slave trade was the second of...
      John Trumbull: Declaration of Independence
      Declaration of Independence Timeline
      Timeline of significant events related to the Declaration of Independence. The document proclaimed that the 13 original colonies...
      John Trumbull: Declaration of Independence
      Declaration of Independence Causes and Effects
      List of some of the major causes and effects of the Declaration of Independence. Several years of armed conflict eventually...
      Martin Luther King, Jr.
      Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Achievements
      List of major achievements by Martin Luther King, Jr. Inspired by the belief that peaceful protest could eliminate social...
      Martin Luther King, Jr.
      Martin Luther King, Jr. Timeline
      Timeline of significant events related to Martin Luther King, Jr., who led the civil rights movement in the United States...
      John Trumbull: Declaration of Independence
      Declaration of Independence Key Facts
      List of key facts related to the Declaration of Independence. This document, approved on July 4, 1776, by the Continental...
      Jacques-Louis David: The Emperor Napoleon in His Study at the Tuileries
      Napoleon I’s Achievements
      List of some of the most notable achievements of Napoleon I, emperor of France and master of most of Europe during the early...
      Jacques-Louis David: The Emperor Napoleon in His Study at the Tuileries
      Napoleon I Timeline
      Timeline of events in the life of Napoleon I, emperor of France (1804–1814/15) and one of the most celebrated figures in...
      Vietnam War
      Key Facts of the Vietnam War
      A list of some of the key facts of the Vietnam War, from its origins in the aftermath of the Battle of Dien Bien Phu in 1954...
      Vietnam War
      Overview of the Vietnam War
      A listing of the belligerents of the Vietnam War and major leaders on both sides of the conflict. The war (1954–75) pitted...
      Vietnam War
      Causes and Effects of the Vietnam War
      Lists covering some of the major causes and effects of the Vietnam War. The conflict had its roots in Vietnam’s colonial...
      Vietnam War
      Vietnam War Timeline
      Timeline of the significant events of the Vietnam War. After winning its independence from France in 1954, Vietnam was temporarily...
      Magna Carta
      Magna Carta Causes and Effects
      List of some of the major causes and effects of the influential charter of liberties known as the Magna Carta. The charter...
      Magna Carta
      Magna Carta Timeline
      Timeline of significant events related to the Magna Carta, including the signing of the charter by King John of England in...
      British Empire
      Decline of the British Empire
      At the height of the British Empire its colonies and other territories encompassed nearly one-quarter of the world’s land...
      Martin Luther
      Martin Luther Timeline
      A timeline of the life of Martin Luther who inaugurated the Protestant Reformation in Germany in 1517. It was Luther’s intent...
      Martin Luther
      Martin Luther’s Achievements
      Summary of the achievements of Martin Luther, the German priest and scholar who began the Reformation in 1517. This movement...
      British Empire
      British Empire Timeline
      Timeline of major events in the history of the British Empire. This worldwide system of dependencies—colonies, protectorates,...
      British Empire
      Key People of the British Empire
      List of some of the major figures in the history of the British Empire. These leaders were instrumental in helping to establish,...
      Magna Carta
      Magna Carta Key Facts
      List of important facts related to the Magna Carta, which was signed by King John of England in 1215. By declaring the sovereign...
      Christopher Columbus
      Christopher Columbus Timeline
      A timeline of major events in the life of Italian-born navigator and explorer Christopher Columbus, whose four transatlantic...
      Christopher Columbus
      Christopher Columbus’s Achievements
      Achievements of Christopher Columbus whose arrival in the Western Hemisphere in 1492 was a pivotal event in world history....
      Spanish Inquisition
      Spanish Inquisition Key Facts
      List of important facts about the Spanish Inquisition, judicial institution first authorized in 1478, ostensibly to combat...
      Spanish Inquisition
      Spanish Inquisition Causes and Effects
      Some of the major causes and effects of the Spanish Inquisition, which became notorious for its use of torture, its secret...
      Spanish Inquisition
      Spanish Inquisition Timeline
      Timeline of significant events pertaining to the Spanish Inquisition. Although the Spanish Inquisition was authorized by...
      second Opium War battle
      Overview of the Opium Wars
      Brief overview of the Opium Wars, two armed conflicts in China in the mid-19th century between forces of Western countries...
      Seven Years' War: Battle of Zorndorf
      Timeline of the Seven Years’ War
      Timeline of events pertaining to the Seven Years’ War, which began in 1756 when Frederick II (the Great) led his Prussian...
      Seven Years' War: Battle of Zorndorf
      Causes and Effects of the Seven Years’
      List of some of the major causes and effects of the Seven Years’ War (1756–63). This European conflict pitted Austria and...
      Seven Years' War: Battle of Zorndorf
      Overview of the Seven Years’ War
      Brief overview of the Seven Years’ War (1756–63), including a list of the major belligerents of the war and some of the significant...
      Seven Years' War: Battle of Zorndorf
      Key Facts of the Seven Years’ War
      List of important facts regarding the Seven Years’ War (1756–63). This major 18th-century conflict arose out of Austria’s...
      second Opium War battle
      Opium Wars Timeline
      Timeline of the Opium Wars, which arose following Chinese attempts to suppress the illegal opium trade in China in the mid-19th...
      second Opium War battle
      Causes and Effects of the Opium Wars
      List of some of the major causes and effects of the Opium Wars, two trading wars that erupted during the mid-19th century...
      second Opium War battle
      Key Facts of the Opium Wars
      List of important facts regarding the Opium Wars, two trading wars of the mid-19th century in China. The first (1839–42)...
      World War I
      Key Facts of World War I
      Summary of important facts regarding World War I, major international conflict fought from 1914 to 1918. More than 25 countries...
      Wendell Phillips
      Causes and Effects of Abolitionism
      Lists of some of the causes and effects of abolitionism. The abolitionist movement arose in the late 18th century to end...
      Wendell Phillips
      Abolitionism Key Facts
      List of key facts regarding abolitionism. Beginning in the late 1700s there arose in western Europe and the United States...
      Roosevelt, Theodore; Rough Riders
      Spanish-American War Timeline
      Timeline of significant events related to the Spanish-American War (1898). The war lasted less than a year but resulted in...
      Roosevelt, Theodore; Rough Riders
      Causes and Effects of the Spanish-American War
      List covering some of the major causes and effects of the Spanish-American War. The war originated in the Cuban struggle...
      Roosevelt, Theodore; Rough Riders
      Overview of the Spanish-American War
      List of the belligerents and some of the major leaders of the Spanish-American War (1898), the conflict that ended Spanish...
      Roosevelt, Theodore; Rough Riders
      Key Facts of the Spanish-American War
      List of important facts pertaining to the Spanish-American War, from its origins in the Cuban struggle against Spanish colonial...
      Battle of Gettysburg
      American Civil War Timeline
      Timeline of significant events related to the American Civil War, from the election of Abraham Lincoln as U.S. president...
      Battle of Gettysburg
      Causes and Effects of the American Civil War
      Lists covering some of the major causes and effects of the American Civil War, conflict between the United States and the...
      Battle of Gettysburg
      Overview of the American Civil War
      List of belligerents of the American Civil War and some of the major leaders on both sides of the conflict, which began in...
      Battle of Gettysburg
      Key Facts of the American Civil War
      List of some of the important facts of the American Civil War, four-year war (1861–65) between the United States and 11 Southern...
      World War I
      World War I Timeline
      Timeline of significant events related to World War I, from the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria in 1914...
      World War I
      Causes and Effects of World War I
      Lists covering some of the major causes and effects of World War I, international conflict that in 1914–18 embroiled most...
      World War I
      Overview of World War I
      List of belligerents of World War I and some of the major leaders on both sides of the conflict, which erupted in 1914 and...
      American Progress, chromolithograph print, c. 1873
      Manifest Destiny Timeline
      Timeline of events related to Manifest Destiny. As the United States expanded in the 1800s, many Americans were inspired...
      American Progress, chromolithograph print, c. 1873
      Causes and Effects of Manifest Destiny
      List of major causes and effects of Manifest Destiny. The belief in the supposed inevitability of U.S. territorial expansion...
      American Progress, chromolithograph print, c. 1873
      Manifest Destiny Key Facts
      List of important facts regarding the idea of Manifest Destiny. The phrase was coined in 1845 by magazine editor John L....
      William Shakespeare
      William Shakespeare’s Important Works
      A list of some of the most important and best-known works by William Shakespeare. More than 400 years after they were written,...
      Wendell Phillips
      Abolitionism Timeline
      Timeline of major events related to abolitionism, which sought to end the transatlantic slave trade and to free enslaved...
      William Shakespeare
      William Shakespeare Timeline
      A timeline of significant events in the life of English poet and playwright William Shakespeare who is often praised as the...
      Marie Curie
      Marie Curie Timeline
      Timeline of events in the life of Marie Curie. The Polish-born French physicist was famous for her work on radioactivity....
      Marie Curie
      Marie Curie’s Achievements
      Descriptive list of some of the most significant achievements of pioneering scientist Marie Curie, whose work focused on...
      Jim Crow segregation
      Jim Crow Laws Key Facts
      A list of key facts about the set of laws known as Jim Crow laws, which were an official effort to keep African Americans...
      Jim Crow segregation
      Jim Crow Laws Timeline
      A timeline covering the origins and history of Jim Crow laws, which enforced racial segregation in the United States. After...
      Jim Crow segregation
      Jim Crow Laws Causes and Effects
      A list of some of the major causes and effects of the laws known as Jim Crow laws that were created to enforce racial segregation...
      Mexican-American War: U.S. declaration of war
      Key Facts of the Mexican-American War
      List of some of the key facts of the Mexican-American War, from its origins following the United States’ annexation of Texas...
      Mexican-American War: U.S. declaration of war
      Mexican-American War Timeline
      Timeline of significant events in the Mexican-American War, fought between Mexico and the United States from 1846 to 1848....
      Mexican-American War: U.S. declaration of war
      Causes and Effects of the Mexican-American War
      Lists covering some of the major causes and effects of the Mexican-American War, which grew from a border dispute after the...
      Mexican-American War: U.S. declaration of war
      Overview of the Mexican-American War
      List of belligerents of the Mexican-American War and some of the major leaders on both sides of the conflict, which began...
      Augustus
      Augustus Timeline
      Timeline of major events in the life of Augustus, first emperor of Rome. His reign followed the republic, which had been...
      Augustus
      Augustus’s Achievements
      List of some of the key achievements of Augustus, also known as Augustus Caesar, first emperor of Rome. During his long reign,...
      Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi.
      Mahatma Gandhi Timeline
      Timeline of key events in the ‘life of Mahatma Gandhi, leader of India’s independence movement. When India was a colony of...
      Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi.
      Mahatma Gandhi’s Achievements
      List of some of the major achievements of Mahatma Gandhi who ended British rule over his native India without striking a...
      John Locke
      John Locke Timeline
      Timeline of important events in the life of English philosopher John Locke whose ideas inspired both the European Enlightenment...
      John Locke
      John Locke’s Important Works
      Descriptive list of some of the most important works of English philosopher John Locke. Much of what he advocated in the...
      Standard Oil Trust: cartoon depiction in Puck magazine
      The Progressive Era Key Facts
      Important facts regarding the Progressive Era of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The era witnessed the embrace of...
      Standard Oil Trust: cartoon depiction in Puck magazine
      Causes and Effects of the Progressive Era
      List of some of the major causes and effects of the Progressive Era. During the late 19th and early 20th centuries progressive...
      Standard Oil Trust: cartoon depiction in Puck magazine
      The Progressive Era Timeline
      Timeline of major events during the Progressive Era. A number of political and social reforms of the era brought major changes...
      Franklin D. Roosevelt
      Franklin D. Roosevelt Timeline
      Timeline of important events in the life of Franklin D. Roosevelt, 32nd president of the United States (1933–45). The only...
      Franklin D. Roosevelt
      Franklin D. Roosevelt’s Achievements
      List of some of the major achievements of Franklin D. Roosevelt, 32nd president of the United States. During the Great Depression...
      Industrial Revolution
      Industrial Revolution Causes and Effects
      List of some of the major causes and effects of the Industrial Revolution, which began in Britain in the 18th century with...
      The Surrender of Lord Cornwallis
      Key Facts of the American Revolution
      Summary of important facts related to the American Revolution, the war in which Great Britain’s 13 North American colonies...
      The Surrender of Lord Cornwallis
      Overview of the American Revolution
      An overview of the American Revolution, including a list of belligerents, some of the major leaders on both sides of the...
      The Surrender of Lord Cornwallis
      Causes and Effects of the American Revolution
      List of some of the major causes and effects of the American Revolution. The revolution began after Britain imposed new taxes...
      women's suffrage: London demonstrators
      Causes and Effects of Women’s Suffrage in the United States
      Lists of major causes and effects of women’s suffrage in United States. With the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment...
      women's suffrage: London demonstrators
      Women’s Suffrage in the United States Key Facts
      List of important facts regarding women’s suffrage in the United States. Women were denied voting rights throughout most...
      John D. Rockefeller
      John D. Rockefeller’s Achievements
      List of some of the significant achievements of John D. Rockefeller, from his establishing the first major U.S. business...
      John D. Rockefeller
      John D. Rockefeller Timeline
      Timeline of important events in the life of American industrialist and philanthropist John D. Rockefeller, founder of the...
      Martin Luther
      Reformation Timeline
      Timeline of significant events related to the Reformation, also called the Protestant Reformation. This movement at first...
      Martin Luther
      Reformation Causes and Effects
      List of some of the major causes and effects of the Reformation, the religious revolution that separated the Christians of...
      Martin Luther
      Reformation Key Facts
      List of important facts related to the Reformation, the religious revolution that took place in the Western church in the...
      The Surrender of Lord Cornwallis
      American Revolution Timeline
      Timeline of important events related to the American Revolution. The 13 American colonies revolted against their British...
      women's suffrage: London demonstrators
      Women’s Suffrage in the United States Timeline
      Timeline showing how the push for equal voting rights for women originated and grew in the United States and how the movement...
      Industrial Revolution
      Industrial Revolution Timeline
      Timeline of significant events of the Industrial Revolution, movement in which machines changed people’s way of life as well...
      Abraham Lincoln
      Abraham Lincoln Timeline
      A timeline of events in the life of Abraham Lincoln, 16th U.S. president and one of the country’s greatest leaders. During...
      Abraham Lincoln
      Abraham Lincoln’s Achievements
      A list of some of the most important achievements of Abraham Lincoln, the 16th president of the United States. Combining...
      Great Mosque of Damascus
      Decline of the Umayyad Dynasty
      List of key factors in the decline of the Umayyad dynasty. The decline began with a defeat by the Byzantine Empire in 717;...
      Great Mosque of Damascus
      Key People of the Umayyad Dynasty
      List of some of the major leaders of the Umayyad dynasty, including the first Umayyad caliph, Mu?āwiyah I, and later caliph...
      Great Mosque of Damascus
      Umayyad Dynasty Timeline
      Timeline of important events related to the Umayyad dynasty, the first great Muslim dynasty to rule the empire of the caliphate,...
      Industrial Revolution
      Industrial Revolution Key Facts
      List of important facts regarding the Industrial Revolution, which began in Britain in the 18th century and from there spread...
      Black Death
      Black Death Key Facts
      List of important facts regarding the Black Death, pandemic that ravaged Europe during the 14th century. The Black Death...
      sharecroppers
      Great Depression: Causes and Effects
      List of some of the causes and effects of the Great Depression. Although it originated in the United States, the Great Depression...
      sharecroppers
      Great Depression: Key Facts
      Key facts about the Great Depression, worldwide economic downturn that began in 1929 and lasted until about 1939. It was...
      development of the Mughal Empire
      Decline of the Mughal Dynasty
      Some important facts regarding the legacy of the Mughal dynasty and its decline. Despite the greatness of the empire, the...
      development of the Mughal Empire
      Key People of the Mughal Dynasty
      List of some of the key emperors of the Mughal dynasty, from Bābur, who founded the dynasty in 1526 and later extended his...
      development of the Mughal Empire
      Mughal Dynasty Timeline
      A timeline of key events related to the Mughal dynasty whose rulers governed most of northern India for more than 200 years,...
      Civilian Conservation Corps
      New Deal Key Facts
      List of important facts regarding the New Deal, domestic program of the administration of U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt...
      Civilian Conservation Corps
      New Deal Causes and Effects
      List of some of the major causes and effects of the New Deal, domestic program of U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt during...
      Civilian Conservation Corps
      New Deal Timeline
      Timeline of significant events pertaining to the New Deal. When Franklin D. Roosevelt assumed the presidency of the United...
      Isaac Newton
      Isaac Newton Timeline
      Timeline of important events in the life of English physicist and mathematician Isaac Newton who was the culminating figure...
      Isaac Newton
      Isaac Newton’s Achievements
      Summary of key achievements by English physicist and mathematician Isaac Newton, from his development of calculus to his...
      shantytown in Chicago
      Pullman Strike Key Facts
      Collection of important facts concerning the Pullman Strike, a widespread railroad strike and boycott that severely disrupted...
      shantytown in Chicago
      Pullman Strike Causes and Effects
      List of major causes and effects of the 1894 Pullman Strike. A severe economic depression had led the Pullman Palace Car...
      shantytown in Chicago
      Pullman Strike Timeline
      Timeline of the significant events that led up to and occurred during the Pullman Strike, which for a time in 1894 essentially...
      George Washington
      George Washington’s Achievements
      List of major achievements by George Washington who served as commander in chief of the colonial armies during the American...
      George Washington
      George Washington Timeline
      Timeline of important events in the life of George Washington, American general and commander in chief of the colonial armies...
      Petrarch
      Renaissance Key Facts
      Important facts regarding the Renaissance, period in European civilization immediately following the Middle Ages. The Renaissance...
      Petrarch
      Renaissance Causes and Effects
      Some of the major causes and effects of the Renaissance, one of the great periods of genius in world history. The Renaissance...
      Petrarch
      Renaissance Timeline
      Timeline of significant events concerning the period of European history known as the Renaissance. During the Renaissance...
      Cleopatra
      Cleopatra’s Achievements
      List of major achievements of Cleopatra, queen of Egypt and one of the most fascinating women of all time. Cleopatra had...
      Cleopatra
      Cleopatra Timeline
      Timeline of significant events in the life of Cleopatra, Egyptian queen famous in history and drama for her relationships...
      Hunter, Alberta
      Harlem Renaissance Key Facts
      List of important facts regarding the Harlem Renaissance (c. 1918–37). Infused with a belief in the power of art as an agent...
      Hunter, Alberta
      Harlem Renaissance Causes and Effects
      Some of the major causes and effects of the Harlem Renaissance. This landmark African American cultural movement was led...
      Hunter, Alberta
      Harlem Renaissance Timeline
      Timeline of significant events and developments related to the Harlem Renaissance. A blossoming of African American culture,...
      Zheng He
      Zheng He’s Achievements
      Summary of the achievements of the great Chinese admiral Zheng He, from his rise through the military to his leadership of...
      Zheng He
      Zheng He Timeline
      A timeline of major events in the life of Chinese admiral and diplomat Zheng He, who commanded seven naval expeditions in...
      Black Death
      Black Death Timeline
      Timeline of significant events during and after the Black Death pandemic, from the arrival of the plague in Europe in 1347...
      Black Death
      Black Death Causes and Effects
      List of causes and effects of the devastating pandemic known as the Black Death. At the time the pandemic ravaged Europe...
      sharecroppers
      Great Depression: Timeline
      Timeline of important events pertaining to the Great Depression, when much of the world faced harsh economic conditions....
      F. Scott Fitzgerald
      F. Scott Fitzgerald Timeline
      Timeline of important events in the life of F. Scott Fitzgerald, American short-story writer and novelist famous for his...
      F. Scott Fitzgerald
      F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Important Works
      List of some of the most important works by American short-story writer and novelist F. Scott Fitzgerald, including his first...
      Mongol empire
      Decline of the Mongol Empire
      Summary of major factors in the decline of the Mongol Empire. Mongol power was greatest in the 13th century, when Genghis...
      Mongol empire
      Key People of the Mongol Empire
      List of key rulers and leaders of the Mongol Empire, one of the most successful and most feared empires in history. The...
      Mongol empire
      Mongol Empire Timeline
      Timeline of significant events related to the Mongol Empire, which became the largest contiguous land empire in world history....
      Dred Scott
      Dred Scott Decision Causes and Effects
      List of some of the major causes and effects of the Dred Scott decision, the 1857 ruling of the U.S. Supreme Court that made...
      Dred Scott
      Dred Scott Decision Timeline
      Timeline of events related to the Dred Scott decision. In the 1840s an enslaved African American named Dred Scott sued for...
      Dred Scott
      Dred Scott Decision Key Facts
      Key facts related to the controversial 1857 ruling of the U.S. Supreme Court known as the Dred Scott decision. The court...
      Susan B. Anthony
      Susan B. Anthony’s Achievements
      A descriptive list of the major achievements of American activist Susan B. Anthony who was a pioneer crusader for the women’s...
      Harriet Tubman.
      Harriet Tubman’s Achievements
      A summary of Harriet Tubman’s many achievements, including her escape from slavery in the South in 1849, her frequent and...
      Susan B. Anthony
      Susan B. Anthony Timeline
      A timeline of the life of American activist Susan B. Anthony who fought for woman suffrage, or women’s right to vote, in...
      Harriet Tubman.
      Harriet Tubman Timeline
      A timeline of significant events in the life of Harriet Tubman, who escaped from slavery in the American South to become...
      Aztec round dance
      Aztec Empire Timeline
      Timeline of key events in the history of the Aztec Empire. Beginning in the 14th century the American Indian people known...
      Toussaint Louverture
      Toussaint Louverture Timeline
      Timeline of significant events in the life of Toussaint Louverture, central figure of the Haitian independence movement....
      Aztec round dance
      Decline of the Aztec Empire
      List of some of the major factors in the decline and collapse of the Aztec Empire. The empire that once extended from central...
      Aztec round dance
      Key People of the Aztec Empire
      List of some of the most important rulers and figures in the history of the Aztec Empire, including Montezuma II, under whom...
      Booker T. Washington
      Booker T. Washington’s Achievements
      Descriptive summary of the many achievements of Booker T. Washington who rose from slavery to become an esteemed educator,...
      Booker T. Washington
      Booker T. Washington Timeline
      Timeline of important events in the life of Booker T. Washington, educator and reformer who was the first president and principal...
      Toussaint Louverture
      Toussaint Louverture’s Achievements
      List of some of the most important achievements of Toussaint Louverture, prominent leader of the Haitian independence movement....
      Galileo
      Galileo Timeline
      Timeline of important events in the life of Galileo whose discoveries with the telescope revolutionized astronomy and paved...
      Alexander the Great
      Alexander the Great’s Achievements
      List of some of the major achievements of Alexander the Great. Among the greatest generals the world has ever known, Alexander...
      Alexander the Great
      Alexander the Great Timeline
      Timeline of events in the life of Alexander the Great, also known as Alexander III or Alexander of Macedonia. In his short...
      Galileo
      Galileo’s Achievements
      Summary of major achievements by Italian natural philosopher, mathematician, and astronomer Galileo who has been called the...
      Elizabeth I
      Elizabeth I Timeline
      A timeline of significant events in the life of Elizabeth I of England, popularly known as the Virgin Queen and Good Queen...
      Elizabeth I
      Elizabeth I’s Achievements
      A summary of some of the most important achievements of Elizabeth I of England. Before the start of her reign, England had...
      Portrait of Theodore Roosevelt.
      Theodore Roosevelt Timeline
      A timeline of significant events in the life of Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th president of the United States. He took office...
      Bell, Alexander Graham
      Alexander Graham Bell Timeline
      A timeline showing key dates in the life of Scottish-born American inventor Alexander Graham Bell. He is famous for creating...
      Bell, Alexander Graham
      Alexander Graham Bell’s Achievements
      A list highlighting some of the most important achievements of Scottish-born American inventor Alexander Graham Bell. In...
      Leonardo da Vinci: self-portrait
      Leonardo da Vinci’s Achievements
      A descriptive list of some of the major achievements of Leonardo da Vinci. The term “Renaissance man” is often used to describe...
      Leonardo da Vinci: self-portrait
      Leonardo da Vinci Timeline
      A timeline of significant events in the life of Leonardo da Vinci. A genius in many fields, Leonardo excelled at painting,...
      Portrait of Theodore Roosevelt.
      Theodore Roosevelt’s Achievements
      Summary of the major achievements of Theodore Roosevelt who, as the 26th president of the United States (1901–09), fought...
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