The Glorious Revolution
End of Napoleonic Wars
Abolition of slavery throughout Empire
William IV dies. Queen Victoria takes throne at 18.
Congress of Berlin; European division of Africa
World War I begins
World War I ends
Easter Rising in Dublin
Irish independence. Publication of Jacob's Room, Ulysses, and The Waste Land
Hitler comes to power in Germany
World War II begins
World War II ends
Independence of India and Pakistan
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