Archduke Franz Ferdinand 1863 – 1914

Born – 18th December 1863 Died – 28th June 1914 (assassinated) Father – Archduke Karl Ludwig (1833 – 1896) Mother – Princess Maria Annunciata of Bourbon-Two-Sicilies (1843 – 1871) Spouse – m. 1900 – Sophie Choteck von Chotkova (1868 – 1914) Children – Sophie (1901 – 1990), Maximillian (1902 – 1962), Ernst (1904 – 1954)  … Read more

The Falklands War 1982

 This timeline details the main events of the Falklands War of 1982 Causes 1976 (29th March) General Jorge Rafael Videla became President of Argentina. Videla was head of the military that removed Isabel Martinez Peron, second wife of Juan Peron, from the position. 1981 (during) The Falkland Islanders voted in a referendum to remain a … Read more

John Fisher Bishop of Rochester 1469 – 1535

Born – 1469 Died – 22nd June 1535 (executed) Father – Robert Fisher (d. 1477) Mother – Agnes Fisher Spouse – None Children – None Bishop of Rochester – 1504 – 1535 1469 (during) John Fisher was born the son of Robert Fisher and his wife Agnes in Beverley, Yorkshire. His father was a merchant. … Read more

King Francis I of France 1494 – 1547

Born – 12th September 1494 Died – 31st March 1547 Father – Charles d’Orleans, Count of Angouleme (1459 – 1496) Mother – Louise of Savoy (1476 – 1531) Spouses – m. 1514 – Claude of Brittany (1499 – 1524); m. 1530 – Eleanor of Austria (1498 – 1558) Children – By Claude of Brittany – … Read more

F1 (Formula One) 1950 to Present

This timeline gives a chronological listing of F1 (Formula One) from 1950 to present day 1950 (13th May to 3rd September) 6 Races – Britain, Monaco, Switzerland, Belgium, France, Italy F1 Winner – Giuseppe Farina age 44 years (Italy) Team Winner – Alfa Romeo (Italy) 1951 (27th May to 28th October) 8 Races – Switzerland, … Read more

Frederick Louis Prince of Wales 1707 – 1751

Born – 1st February 1707 Died – 31st March 1751 Father – King George II (1683 – 1760) Mother – Caroline of Ansbach (1683 – 1737) Spouse – m. 1736 – Augusta of Saxe-Gotha (1719 – 1772) Children – Augusta (1737 – 1813), King George III (1738 – 1820), Edward Duke of York (1739 – … Read more

Pilgrim Fathers 1607 – 1621

This timeline details the main events of the Pilgrim Fathers from their departure from England to the Netherlands in 1607 to the celebration of the first harvest in 1621. 1607 (during) Members of William Bradford’s congregation in Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, began to be persecuted for their Separatist belief. They attempted to leave England for the Netherlands … 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