Amendments to the United States Constitution 1791 – Present

United States Constitution

 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 of the new government. To date there have been twenty-seven amendments to the Constitution. The first ten amendments, which became law in 1791, are also known as the Bill of Rights.

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Tour de France 1903 – Present

This timeline gives a chronological listing of the Tour de France cycling race

The winner of the Tour de France is the cyclist that completes the course in the quickest time. However from 1906 to 1912 the winner was decided by points for placings each day.

NB: Stages represents the final destination for each day. Sub-stages have not been included.

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Julius Caesar 100 BCE – 44 BCE

Julius Caesar

Father – Gaius Julius Caesar
Mother – Aurelia Cotta
Spouse – Cornelia, Pompeia, Calpurnia
Children – Julia, Caesarion, Octavian (adopted)
Dictator of Rome – 49 BCE – 44 BCE

Please note: we have chosen to use the new format BCE (before common era) rather than the old BC (before Christ)

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King Canute the Great of England, Denmark and Norway 994 – 1035

King Canute the Great

Father – King Sweyn Forkbeard
Mother – Gunhilda
Spouse – Aelfgifu of Northampton, Emma of Normandy
Children – by Aelfgifu – Sweyn, Harold,
by Emma Harthacnut, Gunhilda
King of England – 1016 – 1035
Predecessor – King Edmund Ironside – 1016
Successor – King Harold Harefoot – 1037 – 1040
King of Denmark – 1019 – 1035
Predecessor – Harald II – 1014 – 1018
Successor – Harthacnut
King of Norway 1028 – 1035
Predecessor – Olaf II (Haraldsson) – 1015 – 1028
Successor – Haakon Ericsson – 1028 – 1029

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Malcolm Canmore King of Scotland 1031 – 1093

Malcolm Canmore King of Scotland

Father – King Duncan I of Scotland
Mother – Suthen
Spouses – Ingibiorg Finnsdottir, Margaret of Scotland
Children – by Ingibiorg – Duncan, Donald, Malcolm; by Margaret – Edward, Edmund, Ethelred, Edgar, Alexander, Edith, Mary, David
King of Scotland – 1058 – 1093
Predecessor – Lulach – 1057 – 1058
Successor – Donald III – 1093 – 1094

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