King Aethelstan of England 895 – 939

Born – 895 Died – 27th October 939 Father – Edward the Elder Mother – Ecgwynn Spouse – Unmarried Children – No children King of England – 924 – 939 Predecessor – Edward the Elder – 899 – 924 Successor –Edmund I – 939 – 946 895 (during) King Aethelstan of England, was born to … Read more

Aethelflaed Lady of the Mercians 870 – 918

Born – 870 Died – 12th June 918 Father – King Alfred the Great (849 – 899) Mother – Ealhswith of Wessex (852 – 902) Married – Aethelred of Mercia (d. 911) Children – Aelfwynn (b. c.888) 870 (during) Aethelflaed was born, the eldest child of Alfred, later known as Alfred the Great, and his wife Ealhswith … Read more

Anne Neville 1456 – 1485

Born – 11th June 1456 Died – 16th March 1485 Father – Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick (1420 – 1471) Mother – Anne Beauchamp (1426 – 1492) Spouses – m. 1470 – Edward of Lancaster (1453 – 1471), m. 1472 – Richard Duke of Gloucester (1452 – 1485) Children – by Richard – Edward of … Read more

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 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

Edgar Aetheling 1051 – 1125

Born – c1051 Died – c1125 Father – Edward the Exile (1016 – 1057) Mother – Agatha of Kiev (c1028 – c1070) Spouse – Unmarried Children – No children King of England – 1066 Predecessor – King Harold II – 1066 Successor – King William I (the Conqueror) – 1066 – 1087 1051 (around) Edgar … Read more

Alfred Aetheling 1005 – 1036

Born – 1005 Died – 5th February 1037 Father – King Aethelred the Unready (966 – 1016) Mother – Emma of Normandy (985 – 1052) Spouse – unmarried Children – No children 1005 (around) Alfred Aetheling was born to King Aethelred the Unready and Emma of Normandy. He was the couple’s second child, Alfred’s brother … Read more

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

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 Alfred the Great 849 – 899

Born – 849 Died – 26th October 899 Father – King Aethelwulf of Wessex (795 – 858) Mother – Osburgh (810 – 855) Spouse – m.868 – Ealhswith (852 – 902) Children – Aethelflaed (870 – 918), King Edward the Elder (874 – 924), Aethelgifu (875 – 896), Aelfthryth (877 – 929), Aethelweard (880 – 922) … Read more

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

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

UK Best Selling Albums by Year 1956 – Present

This timeline details the UK best-selling albums by year from 1956 to present day. UK yearly sales and total sales have been included where possible. Data source – Official Charts Company See Also: UK Best Selling Singles by Year  United States Best Selling Albums by Year Australia Best Selling Albums by Year Canada Best Selling … Read more

Amendments to the United States Constitution 1791 – Present

 This timeline details the 27 Amendments to the United States Constitution Following the American War of Independence, George Washington stressed the importance of a Constitution to set out the terms of government. The document, which consists of seven articles, was ratified in 1788 and came into effect on 4th March 1789. It established the mechanics … Read more

Aethelberht King of Kent d 616

Born – c540 Died – 24th February 616 Father – Eormenric Mother – Unknown Spouse – m. c580 – Bertha of Kent (c565 – c601) Children – Eadbald (d. 640), Aethelburg (d. 647) King of Kent – 560 – 616 Predecessor – Eormenric 540 – 560 Successor – Eadbald 616 – 640 540 (around) Aethelberht … Read more

Prime Ministers of Australia 1901 – Present

Prime Ministers of Australia - Scott Morrison

A Timeline of Prime Ministers of Australia from 1901 to present day

In 1788 British ships arrived in Sydney, New South Wales and a penal colony was established. Over the next hundred years more colonies were established, each ruled by a Governor responsible to the British Parliament. Each colony had its own laws and travelling from one colony to another meant passing through border controls. At the end of the nineteenth century, after several years of campaigning, the six colonies decided to come together as the Federation of Australia. A constitution was drawn up and approved by the British Parliament and Queen Victoria. The Federation of Australia came into effect on 1st January 1901.

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Anne Princess Royal 1950 – Present

Born – 15th August 1950 Father – Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (b. 1921) Mother – Queen Elizabeth II (b. 1926) Siblings – Charles Prince of Wales (b. 1948), Andrew Duke of York (b. 1960), Edward Earl of Wessex (b. 1964) Spouses – m. 1973 div. 1992 – Mark Phillips (b. 1948), m. 1992 – … Read more

John Adams 1735 – 1826

Born – 30th October 1735 Died – 4th July 1826 Father – John Adams Sr (1691 – 1761) Mother – Susanna Boylston (1708 – 1797) Spouse – m. 1764 – Abigail Smith (1744 – 1818) Children – Abigail (1765 – 1813), John Quincy (1767 – 1848), Susannah (1768 – 1769), Charles (1770 – 1800), Thomas … Read more

Agatha Christie Novels and Short Stories 1921 – 1997

A timeline of Agatha Christie novels, short stories and poetry in order of publication 1920 (October) The Mysterious Affair at Styles Hercule Poirot novel. 1922 (January) The Secret Adversary Tommy and Tuppence novel. 1923 (May) The Murder on the Links Hercule Poirot novel. 1924 (March) Poirot Investigates Hercule Poirot collection of short stories 1924 (22nd … Read more

American War of Independence Causes and Events 1763 – 1784

 This timeline details the main causes and events of the American War of Independence also known as the American Revolutionary War Main Causes 1763 (15th February) Seven Years War The war ended with the British and their allies victorious. 1763 (late February) The British Prime Minister, John Stuart, Earl of Bute, decided that it would … Read more

Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen 1792 – 1849

Born – 13th August 1792 Died – 2nd December 1849 Father – George I Duke of Saxe-Meiningen (1761 – 1803) Mother – Luise Eleonore (1763 – 1837) Spouse – King William IV (1765 – 1837) Children – Charlotte (1819), Elizabeth (1820 – 1821) Queen Consort of the UK – 1830 – 1837 1792 (13th August) … Read more

King Aelle of Northumbria d. 867

Born – 862 Died – 21st March 867 Father – unknown Mother – unknown Spouse – unknown Children – unknown 862 (around) Aelle became King of Northumbria after deposing the ruler Osberht who may have been his brother. 864 (around) Aelle seized church lands in Billingham, Ileclif, Wigeclife and Crece. 865 (around) The legendary Viking, … Read more

Ariana Grande 1993 – Present Day

Born – 26th June 1993 Father – Edward Butera (b. 1958) Mother – Joan Grande (b. 1957) Spouse – m. 2021 Dalton Gomez Children – none 1993 (26th June) Ariana Grande was born Ariana Grande-Butera to Joan Grande and Edward Butera in Boca Raton, Florida. 1998 (Autumn) Ariana attended Pine Crest School, Florida. 2002 (during) … Read more

Sir David Attenborough 1926 – Present Day

Born – 18th May 1926 Father – Frederick Levi Attenborough (1887 – 1973) Mother – Mary Clegg (d. 1961) Spouse – m. 1950 – Jane Elizabeth Ebsworth Oriel (1926 – 1997) Children – Susan, Robert 1926 (8th May) David Frederick Attenborough was born in Isleworth, London to Frederick Levi Attenborough and his wife Jane. David … Read more

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha 1819 – 1861

Born – 26th August 1819 Died – 14th December 1861 Father – Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1784 – 1844) Mother – Louise of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (1800 – 1831) Spouse – m. 1840 – Queen Victoria of Great Britain Children – Victoria (1840 – 1901), King Edward VII (1841 – 1901), Alice (1843 – … Read more

Queen Anne of Great Britain 1665 – 1714

Born – 6th February 1665 Died – 1st August 1714 Father – King James II of England, VII of Scotland (1633 – 1701) Mother – Anne Hyde (1637 – 1671) Spouse – m. 1683 – Prince George of Denmark (1653 – 1708) Children – Mary (1685 – 1687), Anne Sophia (1686 – 1687), William (1689 … Read more

Anglo Saxon England 410 – 1066

This timeline gives a chronological listing of the main events in Anglo Saxon England 410 – 1066 410 (during) The last Romans left England after being recalled back to Rome by Emperor Honorius. 430 (during) The followers of Ninian, a Christian missionary, built the first Christian Church at Whithorn. 432 (during) Patrick, a Briton who … Read more

Ferdinand II of Aragon 1452 – 1516

Born – 10th March 1452 Died – 23rd January 1516 Father – King Juan (John) II of Aragon (1398 – 1479) Mother – Juana Enriquez (1425 – 1468) Spouse – Isabella of Castile (1451 – 1504) Children – Isabella of Portugal (1470 – 1498), Juan (1478 – 1497), Joanna (the mad) (1479 – 1555), Maria … Read more

Anne of Denmark 1574 – 1619

Born – 12th December 1574 Died – 2nd March 1619, aged 44 years Father – Frederick II of Denmark (1534 – 1588) Mother – Sophie Mecklenburg-Güstrow (1557 – 1631) Spouse – m. 1589 – James I of England, VI of Scotland (1566 – 1625) Children – Henry (1594 – 1612), Elizabeth (1596 – 1662), Margaret … Read more

Alexandra of Denmark 1844 – 1925

Born – 1st December 1844 Died – 20th November 1925 Father – Christian IX of Denmark (1818 – 1906) Mother – Louise of Hesse-Kassel (1817 – 1898) Spouse – m. 1863 – King Edward VII of Great Britain (1841 – 1910) Children – Albert (1864 – 1892), King George V (1865 – 1935), Louise (1867 … Read more