Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 1837 until her death in 1901.
June 18, Napoleon Boneparte's last battle
Known also as the Anglo-American War, which is only slightly more imaginative.
The Church at Auvers (L'eglise d'Auvers-sur-Oise); 1890; Dutch; Post-Impressionism; Musée d'Orsay, Paris, France; oil on canvas; 94 x 74 cm
A Polish Nobleman; 1637; Dutch; Dutch Golden Age; The National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., U.S.A.; oil on panel; 97 x 66 cm
Napoleon is defeated by Wellington's army. Napoleon is forced into exile.
Two Women Chatting By The Sea, St. Thomas; 1856; Caribbean/French; Impressionism; The National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., U.S.A.; oil on canvas; 41 x 28 cm
The Treaty of Paris was one of two which ended the wars of the Napoleonic era. It was signed following the defeat and second abdication of Napoleon Bonaparte.
Native Americans cede land to the United States.
From the American point of view
15th Prime Minister of Canada, 1968-1970
A Woman at Her Toilet; 1632-1633; Dutch; Dutch Golden Age; The National Gallery of Canada; Ottawa; oil on canvas; 109 x94 cm
Detroit Industry, South Wall; 1932-1933; Mexican; Muralism; Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.; fresco; size unknown
Oct 26; decisive victory by French Canadian militia and Mohawk warriors over American forces trying to capture Montreal
“I’ll drink a health to my Creole girl”
Napoleon Bonaparte following the failed invasion of Russia and defeat by the Allies.
Forced to retreat in winter, most of his 600,000 men are lost
June 18, Napoleon Boneparte's last battle, Prussians turned up just like the Yanks, late.
The United States waives all territorial rights over the Genessee County and restores to the Indians all of their possessions.
Gen. Andrew Jackson defeated the British Army