Louis VI becomes the new king of France.
Great fire destroys much of Rome.
Constantine unites all of Rome and issues the Edict of Milan. The “Edict of Toleration” is proclaimed and Constantine allows Christianity in his kingdom.
Sparta and The Athenian League form a peace pact.
Sputnik I and Sputnik II are launched by the Russians.
Powered airplane invented by Wilbur Wright and Orville Wright.
The Eastern Chou Dynasty in China begins.
The seed-drill is invented by Jethro Tull.
Peter the Great is born.
Gordian III becomes the new Emperor of Rome.
Alphabetic, movable type printing press invented by Johann Gutenberg.
Start of World War II (WWII). The Spanish Civil War ends.