Joan of Arc 1412 – 1431

Born – 6th January 1412 Died – 30th May 1431 (executed) Father – Jacques d’Arc (1380 – 1440) Mother – Isabelle Romée (1377 – 1458) Spouse – Not married Children – No children 1412 (6th January) Joan of Arc was born to Jacques d’Arc and Isabelle Romee in Domrémy, France. Domrémy was a small village close … Read more

George Washington 1732 – 1799

Born – 22nd February 1732 Died – 14th December 1799 Father – Augustine Washington (1694 – 1743) Mother – Mary Ball (1709 – 1789) Spouse – m. 1759 – Martha Dandridge Custis (1731 – 1802) Children – None – stepchildren – John (1754 – 1781), Martha (1756 – 1773) President of the United States – … Read more

Charles Brandon Duke of Suffolk 1484 – 1585

Born – c 1485 Died – 22nd August 1545 Father – William Brandon (1456 – 1485) Mother – Elizabeth Bruyn (d. 1494) Spouses – m. c.1505, anul 1507 – Margaret Neville (b. 1466); m. 1508 – Anne Browne (d. 1510); m. 1515 – Mary Tudor (1496 – 1533); m. 1533 – Catherine Willoughby (1519 – … Read more

East India Company 1600 – 1873

This timeline details the activities of the East India Company from its beginnings in 1600 to its dissolution in 1873 1600 (31st December) The Company of Merchants of London trading into the East Indies was founded by a Royal Charter signed by Elizabeth I. The charter gave them a monopoly on trade with any country … Read more