Political Timeline of the Nineteenth Century
1789-1799- French Revolution
1814-1815- Congress of Vienna
1808-1825- Latin American colonies freed themselves from Spain.
1820 - Revolutions in Europe. (Spain, Naples)
1825 - Decembrist revolt in Russia.
1829 - Greece became independent
1830 - Revolutions throughout Europe. (France, Belgium, Poland) Belgium gained independence.
1832 - Parliamentary reforms in England. Sadler report issued.
1848 - The last wave of "liberal" revolutions in Europe.(France, Prussia, German states, Italy, Hungary, etc.) The Communist Manifesto was published.
1861 - The kingdom of Italy was created.
1867- - Urban workers enfranchised in England. The Dual Monarchy created in Austria.
1870- - Germany unified.
1874 - Universal male suffrage in Switzerland.
1875 - Social Democratic Party formed in Germany.
1878 - Serbia and Romania gained independence.
1903 - Bolshevik party formed.
1905 - "Bloody Sunday" in Russia.
1908 - Bulgaria became independent.
1914 - World War I began.