War on Terror 2001 – Present Day

This timeline details the main events in the War on Terror from 2001 – present day 2001 (11th September) 9/11 Attack Four aeroplanes were hijacked by members of Al Qaeda. Two were crashed into the two towers of the World Trade Center in New York, one was crashed into the Pentagon in Washington and the … Read more War on Terror 2001 – Present Day

September 11th Terror Attacks 2001 (9/11)

This timeline details the events of September 11th 2001 (9/11) which saw four planes hijacked by members of the terrorist Al-Quaeda group. Three were deliberately crashed into the World Trade Center buildings and the Pentagon, while the fourth crashed into a field in Pennsylvania. Around 3,000 people lost their lives in the attacks.  Please note: … Read more September 11th Terror Attacks 2001 (9/11)

Pearl Harbor, Causes and Main Events 1919 – 1941

This timeline details the main causes and events of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor 1941 Please note: times shown are local times, where applicable Hawaii time has also been given. Causes 1919 (4th May) Paris Peace Conference The Paris Peace Conference held at the end of World War One, had given German rights in … Read more Pearl Harbor, Causes and Main Events 1919 – 1941

UK Prime Ministers 1721 to Present Day

This timeline details all UK Prime Ministers from 1721 to present day Sir Robert Walpole 1st Earl of Orford Whig Party 4th April 1721 – 16th February 1742   The term ‘Prime Minister’ was first used to describe Walpole as the most important man in government and the term has been used ever since. He … Read more UK Prime Ministers 1721 to Present Day

Australian Open Women’s Singles Winners 1922 – Present

This timeline gives a chronological listing of the winners of the Australian Open Women’s Singles Tennis Competition The Australian Open competition was played on grass until 1988 but is now played on hardcourt. It currently takes place over 2 weeks – mid – late January, for a few years it took place in December See … Read more Australian Open Women’s Singles Winners 1922 – Present

Australian Open Men’s Singles Winners 1905 – Present

This timeline gives a chronological listing of the Australian Open Men’s Singles Winners The Australian Open competition was played on grass until 1988 but is now played on hardcourt. It currently takes place over 2 weeks – mid – late January, for a few years it took place in December See also: Wimbledon Men’s Singles … Read more Australian Open Men’s Singles Winners 1905 – Present

US Open Mixed Doubles Winners 1892 – Present

This timeline gives a chronological listing of the winners of the US Open Mixed Doubles Tennis Competition The competition was played on grass from 1892 – 1974, it was then changed to clay from 1975 – 1977. From 1978 the US Open has been played on a hard court. It is held over 2 weeks … Read more US Open Mixed Doubles Winners 1892 – Present

World War One 1914 – 1918

This timeline details the main events of World War One also known as the Great War, WWI and the First World War from 1914 to 1918 see also Causes of World War One 1914 1914 (28th June) The heir to the Austro-Hungarian Empire Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie were assassinated. The couple were … Read more World War One 1914 – 1918

Battle Abbey 1066 – Present

This timeline is a chronology of Battle Abbey in East Sussex, UK. William of Normandy ordered the abbey to be built on the site of the Battle of Hastings The completed abbey consisted of the Dorter (sleeping area), Reredorter (toilet area), Gatehouse (entrance), Cloister (covered walkway), Refectory (eating area and kitchens) and Abbey church. 1066 … Read more Battle Abbey 1066 – Present

King Aethelred the Unready of England 966 – 1016

Born – 966 Died – 23rd April 1016 Father – King Edgar (943 – 975) Mother – Aelfthryth (945 – 1002) Spouses – m. 985 – Aelfgifu of York (970 – 1002); m. 1002 – Emma of Normandy (985 – 1052) Children – by Aelfthryth – Aethelstan (985 – 1014), Ecgbert (d. 1005), King Edmund Ironside … Read more King Aethelred the Unready of England 966 – 1016

US Open Women’s Doubles Winners 1889 – Present

This timeline gives a chronological listing of the winners of the US Open Women’s Doubles Tennis Competition The competition was played on grass from 1889 – 1974, it was then changed to clay from 1975 – 1977. From 1978 the US Open has been played on a hard court. It is held over 2 weeks … Read more US Open Women’s Doubles Winners 1889 – Present

US Open Men’s Doubles Winners 1881 to Present Day

This timeline gives a chronological listing of the winners of the US Open Men’s Doubles Tennis Competition The competition was played on grass from 1881 – 1974, it was then changed to clay from 1975 – 1977. From 1978 the US Open has been played on a hard court. It is held over 2 weeks … Read more US Open Men’s Doubles Winners 1881 to Present Day

US Open Women’s Singles Winners 1887 – Present

This timeline gives a chronological listing of the winners of the US Open Women’s Singles Tennis Competition The competition was played on grass from 1881 – 1974, it was then changed to clay from 1975 – 1977. From 1978 the US Open has been played on a hard court. It is held over 2 weeks … Read more US Open Women’s Singles Winners 1887 – Present

Adolf Hitler 1889 – 1945

Born – 20th April 1889 Died – 30th April 1945 Father – Alois Hitler (1837 – 1903) Mother – Klara Pölzl (1860 – 1907) Spouse – m.1945 – Eva Braun (1912 – 1945) Children – No children Chancellor of Germany – 1933 – 1945 Preceded by – Kurt von Schleicher – 1932 – 1933 Succeeded … Read more Adolf Hitler 1889 – 1945

Atlantic Hurricanes and Storms 2020

This timeline details all Atlantic Hurricanes and Storms for 2020 Tropical Storm Arthur May 16th to 19th Areas Affected: Bahamas, Bermuda, Florida, North Carolina Tropical Storm Bertha May 27th – 28th Areas Affected: Bahamas, Eastern United States, Florida Tropical Storm Cristobel June 1st – 10th Areas Affected: Central America, Central United States, Eastern Canada, Mexico … Read more Atlantic Hurricanes and Storms 2020

French Open Mixed Doubles Winners 1925 – Present

This timeline gives a chronological listing of the winners of the French Open Mixed Doubles Tennis Competition It is played over 2 weeks, late May/ early June on clay courts. The French Open Mixed doubles competition has been played every year with the exception of the war years 1940 – 1945. See also: Wimbledon Mixed … Read more French Open Mixed Doubles Winners 1925 – Present

French Open Women’s Doubles Winners 1925 – Present

This timeline gives a chronological listing of the winners of the French Open Women’s Doubles Tennis Competition It is played over 2 weeks, late May/ early June on clay courts. The French Open Women’s doubles competition has been played every year with the exception of the war years 1940 – 1945. See also: Wimbledon Ladies … Read more French Open Women’s Doubles Winners 1925 – Present

The American Dream – United States of America 1915 – 1988

This timeline details the main events in twentieth century United States of America History and is linked to the A-Level topic In Search of the American Dream: The USA c.1917 – 1996 1915 (during) The United States of America was 126 years old. Its system of government was well established and its policies gave rise … Read more The American Dream – United States of America 1915 – 1988

Games Consoles 1972 – Present

This timeline gives a chronological listing of Games Consoles The technology and software in successive games consoles are denoted as generations. New technology denotes a new generation First Generation 1972 (September) Magnavox Odyssey The first home video games console developed by Magnavox. The console included a ping pong game which inspired Atari’s Pong. 1972 (29th … Read more Games Consoles 1972 – Present

French Open Men’s Doubles Winners 1925 – Present

This timeline gives a chronological listing of the winners of the French Open Men’s Doubles Tennis Competition It is played over 2 weeks, late May/ early June on clay courts See also: French Open Men’s Singles Winners French Open Women’s Doubles Winners Wimbledon Men’s Doubles Winners US Open Men’s Doubles Winners 1925 Jean Borotra and … Read more French Open Men’s Doubles Winners 1925 – Present

Wallace and Gromit Movies 1990 – Present

A timeline of Wallace and Gromit Movies and related spin offs These animated movies were created by Nick Park and the first one was released in 1989. The series spawned the spin-off series Shaun the Sheep which has been included here. 4th November 1989 A Grand Day Out length: 24 minutes 17th December 1993 The … Read more Wallace and Gromit Movies 1990 – Present

French Open Women’s Singles Winners 1897 – Present

This timeline gives a chronological listing of the winners of the French Open Women’s Singles Tennis Competition For the first 27 years it was only open to members of French tennis clubs. The tournament moved to its present location, Roland Garros Stadium, in 1925 It is played over 2 weeks, late May/ early June. The … Read more French Open Women’s Singles Winners 1897 – Present