Italy: Timeline

  
  
  
  
  
  
  

  • 13th century

    • 1248: The only gleam of success which shone on his ill fortune was the revolution which placed Florence in the hands of the Ghibellines in 1248. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
  • 14th century

    • 1348: The Black Death pandemic in 1348 left its mark on Italy by killing one third of the population. - Italy, Wikipedia.
    • 1379: The Genoese fleet under Luciano Doria defeated the Venetians off Pola in 1379, and sailed without opposition to Chioggia, which was stormed and taken. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
  • 18th century

    • 1797: The close of Bonapartes victorious campaign against the Archduke Charles in 1797 enabled him to mature those designs respecting Venice which are detailed in the article NAPOLEON. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
  • 19th century

    • 1800s

    • 1840s

      • February 5, 1849: This meant a complete rupture; on the 5th of February 1849 a constituent assembly was summoned, and on. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • September, 1849: At Naples a trifling disturbance in September 1849, led to the lion oi arrest of a large number of persons connected with the Liberals Unitd Italiana, a society somewhat similar to the in Naples. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
    • 1850s

      • February 6, 1853: Even this did not convince Mazzini of the hopelessness of such attempts, for he was out of touch with Italian public opinion, and he greatly weakened his influence by favoring a crack-brained outbreak at Milan on the 6th of February 1853, which was easily quelled, numbers of the insurgents being executed or imprisoned. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • January 14, 1858: Suddenly on the 14th of January 1858 Napoleons life was attempted by Felice Orsini a Mazzinian Romagnol, who believed that Napoleon was the chief obstacle to the success of the revolution in Italy. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
    • 1860s

      • 1862: He chiefly had borne the brunt and won the laurels of the unprecedented fight against deficit in which Italy had been involved since 1862. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • January 18, 1864: All the members of the suppressed communities received full exercise of all the ordinary political and civil rights of laymen; and annuities were granted to all those who had taken permanent religious vows prior to the 18th of January 1864. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • December, 1866: The French regular troops were withdrawn from Rome in December 1866; but the pontifical forces were largely recruited in France and commanded by officers of the imperial army, and service under the pope was considered by the French war office as equivalent to service in France. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • September 23, 1867: The 23rd of September 1867 Rattazzi had him suddenly arrested and confined to Caprera. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
    • 1870s

      • July 18, 1870: Oecumenical council began its sittings in Rome, and on the 18th of July 1870 proclaimed the infallibility of the pope (see VATICAN COUNCIL). - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • December, 1870: The rise of the Tiber and the flooding of Rome in December 1870 (tactfully used by Victor Emmanuel as an opportunity for a first visit to the new capital) illustrated the imperative necessity of reorganizing the drainage of the city and of constructing the Tiber embankment. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • September 30, 1871: Thus, on the 30th of September 1871 the various categories of the army included only 2% of the population, but on the 30th of June 1898 they included 10%. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • 1873: Consequently relations between France and Italy became so strained that in 1873 both the French minister to the Quirinal and the Italian minister to the Republic remained for several months absent from their posts. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • September 26, 1873: The visit to Vienna took place on the 17th to the 22nd of September, and that to Berlin on the 22nd to the 26th of September 1873, the Italian monarch being accorded in both capitals a most cordial reception, although the contemporaneous publication of La Marmoras famous pamphlet, More Light on 1/fe Events of i866, prevented intercourse between the Italian ministers and Bismarck from being entirely confidential. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • 1875: Moreover, the redemption of the railways by the statecontracts for which had been signed by Sella in 1875 on behalf of the Minghetti cabinet with Rothschild at Basel and with the Austrian government at Viennahad been fiercely opposed by the Left, although its members were for the most part convinced of the utility of the operation. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • March 18, 1876: The fall of the Right on the 18th of March 1876 was an event destined profoundly and in many respects adversely to affect the course of Italian history. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • December 14, 1877: Successes achieved in those provinces failed, however, to save Nicotera from the wrath of the Chamber, and on the 14th of December 1877 a cabinet crisis arose over a question concerning the secrecy of telegraphic correspondence. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • February 20, 1878: The cardinals thereupon overruled their former decision, and the conclave was held in Rome, the new pope, Cardinal Pecci, being elected on the 20th of February 1878 without let or hindrance. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • February 7, 1878: Before the commotion caused by the death of Victor Emmanuel had passed away, the decease of Pius IX (7th February 1878) placed further demands upon Crispis sagacity and promptitude. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • October 18, 1878: The improvement thus signalized in the relations between Quirinal and Vatican was further exemplified on the 18th of October 1878, when the Italian government accepted a papal formula with regard to the granting of the royal exequatur for bishops, whereby they, upon nomination by the Holy See, recognized state control over, and made application for, the payment of their temporalities. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
    • 1880s

      • September 10, 1880: The city was founded on 10 September 1880 on the site of a Bateke village named Nkuna by a Franco-Italian explorer, Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza, after whom the city was named. - Brazzaville, Wikipedia.
      • September 20, 1881: On the 20th of September 1881 Beheran formally accepted Italian protection, and in the following February an Anglo-Italian convention established the Italian title to Assab on condition that Italy should formally recognise the suzerainty of the Porte and of the khedive over the Red Sea coast, and should prevent the transport of arms and munitions of war through the territory of Assab. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • March 6, 1885: On the 6th of March 1885 parliament finally sanctioned the conventions by which state railways were farmed out to three private companiesthe Mediterranean, Adriatic and Sicilian. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • February 4, 1887: A vote of the Italian Chamber on the 4th of February 1887, in connection with the disaster to Italian troops at Dogali, in Abyssinia, brought about the resignation of the Depretis-Robilant cabinet. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • December 25, 1887: Portal returned to Massawa on the 25th of December 1887, and warned the Italians that John was preparing to attack them in the following spring with an army of 100,000 men. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • March 28, 1888: On the 28th of March 1888 the negus indeed descended from the Abyssinian high plateau in the direction of Saati, but finding the Italian position too strong to be carried by assault, temporized and opened negotiations for peace. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • February 10, 1889: Local government was modified by the law of the 10th of February 1889 and by posterior enactments. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • 1889: Coral fishing, which fell off between 1889 and 1892 on account of the temporary closing of the Sciacca coral reefs has greatly decreased since 1884, when the fisheries produced 643 tons,-whereas in 1902 they only produced 225 tons. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
    • 1890s

      • February, 1891: How great had been Crispis power was seen by contrast with the policy of the Rudini cabinet which succeeded him in February 1891. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • December, 1894: The revolt broke out, but Major Toselli with a small force marched rapidly against Bath Agos, whom he routed and killed at Halai. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • January 13, 1895: Mangash thereupon took the offensive and attempted to occupy the village of Coatit in Okul-Kusai, but was forestalled and defeated by Baratieri on the 13th of January 1895. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • September, 1897: At the same time he mitigated the Francophil tendencies of some of his colleagues, accompanied King Humbert and Queen Margherita on their visit to Homburg in September 1897, and, by loyal observance of the spirit of the triple alliance, retained for Italy the confidence of her allies without forfeiting the goodwill of France. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • April 17, 1898: On the 17th of April 1898 a species of Employers Liability Act compelled employers of more than five workmen in certain industries to insure their employees against accidents. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • November, 1898: Presented to parliament in November 1898, the bill was read a second time in the following spring, but its third reading was violently obstructed by the Socialists, Radicals and Republicans of the Extreme Left. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • December, 1898: He convoked a diplomatic conference in Rome to discuss secret means for the repression of anarchist propaganda and crime in view of the assassination of the empress of Austria by an Italian anarchist (Luccheni), but it is doubtful whether results of practical value were achieved. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
      • July 22, 1899: Again obstruction precluded debate, and on the 22nd of July 1899 the decree automatically acquired force of law, pending the adoption of a bill of indemnity by the Chamber. - Italy, 1911encyclopedia.
  • 20th century

  • 21st century







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