Accession of Queen Victoria
In 1837, King William IV of Great Britain died and was succeeded by his 18-year-old niece, Victoria. As Hanover - until ...
South America 1870
Victory of the Triple Alliance
After the Brazilian capture of Asunción in 1869, Paraguayan President Solano López fled to the interior where he fought on ...
Despite Allied successes, Western Europe had remained firmly under German control since 1940. By June 1944 the Americans and British ...