The Hundred Years War comes to an end.
Sir Isaac Newton tells about his theory of gravity and the three laws of motion.
Military class struggle begins in Japan.
Hubble Space Telescope is launched.
Refrigerator invented by Jacob Perkins.
Aurelian becomes Emperor of Rome.
Priestly isolates oxygen.
The moon landing – Neil Armstrong sets foot on the moon.
The first integrated circuit, or silicon chip, is produced by the US Jack Kilby & Robert Noyce.
Telescope invented by Hans Lippershey.
The First Crusade begins at the urging of Pope Urban.
China names Beijing as it’s capital city.