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WORLD EVENTS TIMETABLE



1895 - 1905





X-RAYS DISCOVERED

RADIO INVENTED

FREUD'S THEORY PUBLISHED

MOVIE CAMERA INVENTED

IDEA OF ROCKET PROPULSION PUBLISHED

MACHINE FOR LIQUIFYING AIR INVENTED

HELIUM DISCOVERED

ELECTRICAL WAVES FIRST DETECTED MAGNETICALLY

RADIOACTIVITY DISCOVERED

RADIUM DISCOVERED

ALPHA, BETA WAVES DISCOVERED

FIRST MAGNETIC RECORDING OF SOUND

RADON DISCOVERED

QUANTUM THEORY PUBLISHED

REVOLVER MANUFACTURED

VOICE TRANSMITTED VIA RADIO WAVES

MINOAN CULTURE DISCOVERED

CENTURY OF ELECTRICITY BEGINS

LAWS OF RADIATION PUBLISHED

HORMONE ADRENALIN ISOLATED

FIRST TELEGRAPHIC MESSAGE SENT

FIRST MOTOR DRIVEN BIKES

FIRST MERCEDES CAR

THIRD LAW OF THERMODYNAMICS PUBLISHED

FIRST STUDY OF PITUITARY BODY PUBLISHED

HORMONE SECRETIN DISCOVERED

ARC GENERATOR DISCOVERED

PANCHROMATIC PLATE INVENTED (COLOR PHOTOGRAPHY)

FIRST SUCCESSFUL AIRPLANE

ULTRAMICROSCOPE INVENTED

UNIVERSITIES OF MANCHESTER AND LIVERPOOL FOUNDED

ELECTROCARDIOGRAPH INVENTED

GENERAL THEORY OF RELATIVITY PUBLISHED

FIRST PRACTICAL PHOTOELECTRIC CELL

FIRST ULTRAVIOLET LAMP

YELLOW FEVER CONQUERED

ROLSS-ROYCE FOUNDED

FIRST PHOTO TRANSMITTED TELLEGRAPHICALLY

FIRST MARCONI (RADIO) TUBES USED

SILICONES DISCOVERED

FIRST UNDERWATER RAILROAD TUNNEL CONSTRUCTED

EINSTEIN THEORY OF RELATIVITY PUBLISHED: LAW OF MASS-ENERGY EQUIVALENCE, BROWNIAN THEORY OF MOTION, PHOTON THEORY OF LIGHT

FREUD'S THEORY OF SEX PUBLISHED

RAYON FIRST MANUFACTURED



GILLETTE INVENTS SAFETY RAZOR

FIRST PRO FOOTBALL GAME PLAYED

FIRST US OPEN GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP PLAYED

FIRST MODERN OLYMPICS

FIRST ALPINE SKI SCHOOL OPENS

GOLD RUSH

FIRST FLASH PHOTOGRAPHS

PARIS SUBWAY OPENED



US WINS 8 OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALS

US STEEL ORGANIZED

OIL DRILLING BEGINS IN THE MIDDLE EAST

BOXING BECOMES LEGAL SPORT IN ENGLAND

FIRST BRITISH SUBMARINE LAUNCHED

FIRST LEGAL SPEED LIMIT SET AT 20

FIRST MOTORIZED TAXIS IN ENGLAND

FORD MOTOR FOUNDED

FIRST COAST TO COAST CAR TRIP ACROSS US

FIRST TEDDY BEARS

FIRST BICYCLE RACE IN FRANCE

FIRST BASEBALL WORLD SERIES

FIRST LAW LIMITING WORK DAY TO 10 HOURS

FIRST LICENCE ISSUED FOR SERVING DRINKS IN A BAR IN ENGLAND

NY SUBWAY OPENED

FIRST TIME A WOMAN ARRESTED FOR SMOKING IN PUBLIC

FIRST PHONOGRAPH RECORD COMPANY FOUNDED

FIRST MOTOR BUSSES USED

FIRST NEON SIGN

ROTARY CLUB FOUNDED