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This US group was formed in Los Angeles, California, in 1978 by Steve Allen (guitar, vocals) and Ron Flynt (bass, vocals), two expatriate musicians from Tulsa, Oklahoma. Drummer Mike Gallo ...

20th century

20th century: 1900 - 1999  

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...the peace conference in Paris, mainly concerned with the terms to be imposed on Germany, hold their first session Paris Peace Conference (1919–20) A Dictionary of Contemporary World History 3 First World War 1910s Politics War Europe France Wars since 1900 1919 1919 February - Hitler returns to Munich and in the prevailing mood of post-defeat resentment begins to take an interest in extremist politics Hitler, Adolf (b. 20 Apr. 1889) A Dictionary of Contemporary World History 3 First World War 1910s War Europe Germany Wars since 1900 1919 1919 February - the...

1910s

1910s: 1910 - 1919  

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...of Contemporary World History 3 First World War 20th century War Great Britain - from 1707 United Kingdom - from 1801 British Isles Europe Austria Wars since 1900 Britain 1914 1914 August 20 - a Germany army reaches and enters the Belgian capital, Brussels Belgium A Dictionary of World History 2 First World War 20th century War Europe Belgium Wars since 1900 1914 1914 August 23 Japan, with her own local agenda in the far east, declares war on Germany Japan A Dictionary of World History 2 First World War 20th century War Asia East Asia Japan Wars since 1900...

1930s

1930s: 1930 - 1939  

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...Piaf Piaf, Edith (1915–1963) Who's Who in the Twentieth Century 1 20th century Performing arts Music Europe France 1935 1935 The mighty Boulder Dam (renamed Hoover Dam in 1947) is completed on the Colorado River Hoover Dam World Encyclopedia 1 20th century Technology Engineering North America United States 1935 1935 Marie Rambert's London-based company, deriving originally from her school, takes the name Ballet Rambert Rambert, (Dame) Marie (20 Feb. 1888) The Oxford Dictionary of Dance 2 20th century Performing arts Dance Great Britain - from 1707 United...

1920s

1920s: 1922 - 1929  

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...Cliff, Clarice (20 Jan 1899) The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts 1 20th century Arts Decorative arts British art Great Britain - from 1707 United Kingdom - from 1801 British Isles Europe Britain 1927 1927 Ernst Krenek's jazz opera Jonny Strikes Up has its premiere in Leipzig Krenek, Ernst (1900–91) World Encyclopedia 1 20th century Performing arts Music Opera Germany 1927 1927 US dancer and choreographer Martha Graham opens a School of Contemporary Dance in New York Graham, Martha (1893–1991) Who's Who in the Twentieth Century 1 20th century...

1940s

1940s: 1940 - 1949  

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...World War 20th century War Europe Italy Wars since 1900 1940 1940 November 14-15 - Coventry suffers a raid of such intensity that the new technique becomes known as carpet bombing Coventry The Oxford Companion to World War II 1 Second World War 20th century War Great Britain - from 1707 United Kingdom - from 1801 British Isles Europe Wars since 1900 Britain 1940 1940 November 20 - Hungary, Romania and Slovakia sign the Tripartite Pact, joining the war on the German side Tripartite Pact The Oxford Companion to World War II 1 Second World War 20th century War...

1900s

1900s: 1900 - 1909  

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...Daimler, Gottlieb (1834–1900) World Encyclopedia 1 19th century 20th century Technology Engineering Germany 1900 1900 Giacomo Puccini's Tosca brings in the new century with a January premiere in Rome Tosca A Dictionary of Opera Characters 2 19th century 20th century Performing arts Music Opera Europe Italy 1900 1900 The faction founded in Bohemia by Tomas Masaryk becomes known as the Progressive party Masaryk, Tomáš Garrigue (1850–1937) A Dictionary of World History 2 19th century 20th century Politics Democracy and dissent Bohemia Czech Republic 1900...

Edwardian era

Edwardian era: 1901 - 1910  

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...of World History 2 1900s 20th century Politics Migration War Australia and Oceania Society Australia 1901 1901 The 1901 census reveals that the population of the United Kingdom has almost doubled in 50 years, to 38 million census A Dictionary of Sociology 3 rev 1900s 20th century Social and domestic War Great Britain - from 1707 United Kingdom - from 1801 British Isles Europe Society Britain 1901 1901 Frank Hornby begins to market in Britain his immensely successful Meccano kits Meccano (1901) A Dictionary of Modern Design 1 1900s 20th century Social and...

Victorian era

Victorian era: 1837 - 1901  

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...in London's Lyceum Theatre Duncan, Isadora (1877–1927) A Dictionary of Sports Studies 1 19th century Britain 1750-1900 1900s 20th century Performing arts Dance Great Britain - from 1707 United Kingdom - from 1801 British Isles Europe Britain 1900 1900 Paul Kruger flees after the British take Pretoria and annexe both the Boer republics Kruger, Stephanus Johannes Paulus (1825–1904) A Dictionary of World History 2 19th century 1900s 20th century Politics Conquest and colonization British empire European empires from 1415 European empires in Africa Africa South...

19th century

19th century: 1800 - 1900  

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...Emil Jellinek Daimler, Gottlieb (1834–1900) World Encyclopedia 1 1900s 20th century Technology Engineering Germany 1900 1900 Giacomo Puccini's Tosca brings in the new century with a January premiere in Rome Tosca A Dictionary of Opera Characters 2 1900s 20th century Performing arts Music Opera Europe Italy 1900 1900 The faction founded in Bohemia by Tomas Masaryk becomes known as the Progressive party Masaryk, Tomáš Garrigue (1850–1937) A Dictionary of World History 2 1900s 20th century Politics Democracy and dissent Bohemia Czech Republic 1900 1900...

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