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by PRINCE WILLIAM
Mon Jun 27, 2022 7:28 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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And it will go on for more than three centuries as it will be abolished only after Napoleon annexes Spain.

1479 AD Ferdinand II ascends the throne of Aragon, and rules together with his wife Isabella I, Queen of Castile, over most of the Iberian peninsula.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Wed Jun 22, 2022 12:55 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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1476 AD Vlad the III the Impaler is killed in battle, fittingly his head is sent on a stake to the sultan. Vlad passes out of history and into the legend inspiring the notorious Dracula.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Mon Jun 13, 2022 11:00 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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1475 AD Stephen the Great of Moldavia defeats the Ottomans teaching them not to invade his land (while he is alive at least) and sultan Mehmed the II that taking Constantinople didn't mean he'd conquer the whole world.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sun Jun 12, 2022 2:15 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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1473 AD Stephen the Great of Moldavia refuses to pay tribute to the Ottomans. This will attract an Ottoman invasion, resulting in a sound defeat for the Ottomans.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sat Jun 11, 2022 6:18 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: It's gay to walk fast
Replies: 17
Views: 534

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Ι walk neither fast nor slow, what that makes me? And if I walk accordingly to time pressure is that mean a constant change in sexual orientation? And the last question, being at an age that sex is not a thing anymore walking fast or slow loses the meaning we are considering in this topic?
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Wed Jun 08, 2022 1:24 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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1472 AD On the last day of the year the city council of Amsterdam reaches one of the weirdest decisions in the history of the city administration, prohibiting the snowball war (the exact phrasing: "No one shall throw with snowballs, neither men nor (unmarried) women.")!
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Tue Jun 07, 2022 12:37 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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1470 AD King Henry the VI is back on the throne and the war of the Roses goes on...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sun Jun 05, 2022 2:55 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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1468 AD On February 3rd, the man who made the books easier to make and thus more accessible to more people, Johannes Gutenberg, dies.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sat Jun 04, 2022 12:19 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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1466 AD Εrasmus is born.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Tue May 31, 2022 2:28 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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1461 AD Louis XI of France succeeds Charles VII of France as king.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sun May 29, 2022 11:35 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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1459 AD The Order of Our Lady of Bethlehem is founded by Pope Pius II, to defend the island of Lemnos. Alas, it will be shortlived as the Ottoman hordes take the Island.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sat May 28, 2022 11:36 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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1449 AD On January 6, Constantine XI Palaiologos is crowned Byzantine Emperor at Mistra; he will be the last of his house and also the last of the empire ending a line that started 15 centuries ago. 1450 AD At the Battle of Formigny French troops under the Comte de Clermont defeated an English army ...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Fri May 27, 2022 7:45 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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1445 AD Portuguese explorer Dinis Dias discovers the Cap-Vert, on the western coast of Africa. 1446 AD Murad II invades Attica and then Corinth destroying the Hejamilion Wall. He plans to finish off the dying Byzantine Empire but he won't live long enough. 1447 AD Henry Beaufort, Cardinal, Lord Chan...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Thu May 26, 2022 1:10 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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1438 AD The Council of Florence opens in Ferrara (the next year moved to Florence to avoid a plague in Ferrara).

1439 AD Pope Eugene IV issues the Bull of Union with the Greeks, proclaiming the end of the East-West Schism, which was repudiated by most eastern bishops shortly thereafter.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Wed May 25, 2022 12:49 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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1433 AD Sigismund is crowned Holy Roman Emperor in Rome. There has been no crowned Emperor since his father's death, Charles IV, in 1378.

1434 AD At the Battle of Lipany, the Catholics and Ultraquists defeat the Taborites, ending the Hussite Wars.
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sun May 22, 2022 9:39 am
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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1426 AD At the Battle of St. James an English army under John, Duke of Bedford, defeats the French under Arthur de Richemont, forcing the Duke of Brittany to recognize English suzerainty. 1427 AD Radu II of Wallachia resumes the throne for the fourth time, but a seven-year struggle for it ends when ...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sat May 21, 2022 5:07 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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Βump! 1416 AD Venetian admiral Pietro Loredan destroys the Ottoman fleet at Calipolli at the entrance of the Bosporus straights. 1417 AD Avignon Pope Benedict XIII is deposed, bringing to an end the Great Western Schism. 1418 AD John the Fearless, Duke of Burgundy, captures Paris while the English s...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Wed May 18, 2022 1:36 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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1412 AD On January the 6th Joan of Arc was born. Tradition has it that on this day the roosters started before even it was dawn to herald the coming of different dawn for France. 1413 AD Henry the V of England succeeds his father Henry the IV. this heralds the opening of the last phase of the Hundre...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Tue May 17, 2022 12:34 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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1398 AD Johannes Gutenberg is born, he will be one of humanity's benefactors making the creation of books so much easier. 1399 AD Henry the IV is crowned King after Richard the II is forced to abdicate. 1400 AD The Turks lift the siege of Constantinople to face the advancing Timur army. They are cru...
by PRINCE WILLIAM
Sun May 15, 2022 6:04 pm
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: The Counting Game
Replies: 1478
Views: 110791

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1389 AD The Battle of Kosovo heralds the dawn of slavery to the Ottomans for Serbs. Because of the number of their people that died there, Serbs consider the area sacred and that's why it is difficult to recognise it as an independent state nowadays. 1390 AD The Ottomans take Philadelphia, the last ...