Where can I find a list of important events from a year or decade in history? How do I find out what happened on my birthday in the past? How do I make a timeline of events for a period in history? Where can I find a history timeline for a country or region?
You will find lots of resources in our almanacs for finding out what happened on a specific day, or in a certain year.
- This Day in History Page will tell you about today's history, but you can also enter any other date for a different list. Or, you can use the Perpetual Calendar and click on any date.
- To find out what happened in a particular year, decade, or century, browse our world history listings, including:
- For current events, see 2006 Month-By-Month
- You can find lots of information about events from a particular year by using the search engine. Just type the year into the search box, and click "Go!"
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