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Johann Gutenberg

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(c.1396–1468), inventor of printing. He was a native of Mainz. In 1448 he borrowed money, probably for developing his printing process. He printed the Mazarin Bible (q.v.) and ...

Germany

Germany: c. 35,000 years ago - 2005  

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...1720 1720 Johann Sebastian Bach compiles the Little Keyboard Book a set of pieces to teach his eldest son, Wilhelm Friedemann Bach Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750) World Encyclopedia 1 18th century Baroque Performing arts Music 1721 1721 Johann Sebastian Bach writes the six Brandenburg Concertos for his employer at the court of Köthen Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750) World Encyclopedia 1 18th century Baroque Performing arts Music 1722 1722 J.S. Bach publishes The Well-Tempered Clavier , a collection of 24 Preludes and Fugues Bach, Johann Sebastian...

1960s

1960s: 1960 - 1969  

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...protection with Unsafe at Any Speed , attacking the US automobile industry Nader, Ralph (1934) World Encyclopedia 1 20th century Social and domestic Society North America United States 1965 1965 18-year-old Dutch footballer Johann Cruyff joins Ajax, the club with which he will be associated in numerous successes Cruyff, Johann (1947– ) Who's Who in the Twentieth Century 1 20th century Sports and games Europe Netherlands Society 1965 1965 18-year-old Austrian body-builder Arnold Schwarzenegger becomes Junior Mr Europe (on his way to Mr World and Mr...

Literature

Literature: c. 2500 BCE - 2000  

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...British Isles Europe Britain 1774 1774 Goethe's romantic novel, The Sorrows of Young Werther , brings him an immediate European reputation Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von (1749–1832) The Oxford Companion to the Mind 2 18th century German literature Fiction Europe Germany 1774 1774 Goethe's play Götz von Berlichingen , a definitive work of Sturm und Drang (Storm and Stress), has its premiere in Berlin Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von (1749–1832) The Oxford Companion to the Mind 2 18th century Performing arts Theatre German literature Drama Germany 1774 1774...

Society

Society: c. 2.2 million years ago - 2011  

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...consumer protection with Unsafe at Any Speed , attacking the US automobile industry Nader, Ralph (1934) World Encyclopedia 1 1960s 20th century Social and domestic North America United States 1965 1965 18-year-old Dutch footballer Johann Cruyff joins Ajax, the club with which he will be associated in numerous successes Cruyff, Johann (1947– ) Who's Who in the Twentieth Century 1 1960s 20th century Sports and games Europe Netherlands 1965 1965 President Johnson introduces affirmative action as a legislative policy to redress social inequalities affirmative...

20th century

20th century: 1900 - 1999  

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...in consumer protection with Unsafe at Any Speed , attacking the US automobile industry Nader, Ralph (1934) World Encyclopedia 1 1960s Social and domestic Society North America United States 1965 1965 18-year-old Dutch footballer Johann Cruyff joins Ajax, the club with which he will be associated in numerous successes Cruyff, Johann (1947– ) Who's Who in the Twentieth Century 1 1960s Sports and games Europe Netherlands Society 1965 1965 18-year-old Austrian body-builder Arnold Schwarzenegger becomes Junior Mr Europe (on his way to Mr World and Mr Universe)...

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