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1900s

1900s  

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Daimler cars develop a new brand using the name Mercedes, that of the ten-year-old daughter of the investor and distributor Emil Jellinek
1910s

1910s  

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D.W. Griffith directs In Old California, the first film shot in the California village of Hollywood
1920s

1920s  

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James Joyce's novel Ulysses is published in Paris, by Sylvia Beach, because of censorship problems elsewhere
1930s

1930s  

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René Clair blends satire and surrealism in his film Sous les Toits de Paris, a dark comedy about a Parisian street singer
1940s

1940s  

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American Ballet Theatre, directed by Lucia Chase and Richard Pleasant, begins its first season in New York
19th century

19th century  

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Napoleon appoints a commission to prepare a code of civil law, which becomes known as the Code Napoléon
20th century

20th century  

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Daimler cars develop a new brand using the name Mercedes, that of the ten-year-old daughter of the investor and distributor Emil Jellinek
Edwardian era

Edwardian era  

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Edward VII is already 59 when he succeeds his mother, Victoria, as Britain's monarch
Italian Renaissance

Italian Renaissance  

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The Italian communes employ powerful leaders, or signori, in a trend which leads away from oligarchy and towards princely rule
Napoleonic era

Napoleonic era  

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On 18 Fructidor (September 4) Napoleon organizes, from a distance, a coup d'étât in Paris on behalf of three of the Directors

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