World History Index Of Events

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Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821)

Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821) - The dominant world figure at the beginning of the 19th century.  For the first dec...

Nebuchadnezzar II (ca. 605-562 B.C.)

Nebuchadnezzar II (ca. 605-562 B.C.) - With the fall of the Assyrian Empire, it was now Babylon's turn to assert heg...

Nekau II (610-595 B.C.)

Nekau II (610-595 B.C.) - The last Egyptian pharaoh of any significance (not counting the "pharaohs" during th...

Nellaiappar Temple

Nellaiappar Temple - The Nellaiappar Temple is one of the oldest standing and most famous Hindu temples in India.  ...

Newton, Isaac (1642-1727)

Isaac Newton (1642-1727) - The man who is virtually universally credited with advancing the field of science by leaps an...

Nineveh

Nineveh - There were many great cities in ancient Mesopotamia. Perhaps the greatest was Babylon (mentioned earlier). But...

Nostradamus (1503-1566)

Nostradamus (1503-1566) - The most famous seer in history, the name 'Nostradamus' is synonymous with prognostica...

Notre Dame Cathedral

Notre Dame - The Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris is one of the first and finest examples of Gothic architecture in Europe....

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