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Abridged timeline for Quebec Independence since its POD in 1774 to the present day.

Detailed Timelines:

1774

  • June 22 - Flag of the United Kingdom.svg United Kingdom: Hoping to avoid angering the American colonists, the Quebec Act of 1774 is not passed by British Parliament (POD).

1775

  • April 19 - Flag of the United States (1777-1795).svg Massachusetts Bay: The Wars of Independence begin with colonial forces and British regulars clashing at Lexington and Concord, Massachusetts.
  • August 18 - Flag of Quebec.svg Quebec: Diplomats and politicians finalize the Quebec Declaration of Independence and announce Quebec is independent from the British Empire.

1808

  • June 18 - US flag with 18 stars by Hellerick.svg Flag of Quebec.svg Flag of the United Kingdom.svg United States: The War of 1808 begins with the American and British forces mobilizing against the British Empire, which is already stretched thin by the war against Napoleon in Europe.

1811

  • February 22 - US flag with 18 stars by Hellerick.svg Flag of Quebec.svg Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Montreal, Quebec: The Treaty of Montreal is signed, ending the War of 1808. Quebec and America split the British colonies in the northeast of North America, in exchange for payment and the creation of the Indian Confederacy.

1825

1829

1847

  • May 4 -  Flag of California.svg California: "Bear Flag" candidate William B. Ide becomes first President of California

1854

  • October 14 - Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of the Tokugawa Shogunate.svg United Kingdom:The Anglo-Japanese Friendship Treaty is signed between the British Empire and Japan, effectively ending Japan's centuries of isolation.

1864

  • June 4 -  800px-Bandera del II Imperio Mexicano.png Second Mexican Empire: Backed by the French, Maximilian I is proclaimed Emperor of new Mexican Empire.

1868

  • January 3 - Flag of Japan.svg Japan: The Meiji Restoration restores imperial rule to Japan, under Emperor Meiji.

1870

  • June 27 - Flag of Alaska.svg Alyeska: Alyeska becomes a self-governing Dominion of the Russian Empire.

1892

1897

  • March 4 -  Flag of the United States.svg United States: William McKinley becomes president of the United States, marking the official formation of the Liberal Party.

1898

  • September 12 -  Merchant flag of Japan (1870).svg Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg Japan: Japan declares war on Spain with a surprise naval assault outside of Manila.
  • November 17 -  Merchant flag of Japan (1870).svg Flag of Spain (1785-1873 and 1875-1931).svg Japan: Spain sues for peace and the war draws to a close, with Japan gaining the Philippines and several other Pacific islands.

1901

  • September 14 -  Flag of the United States.svg United States: William McKinley is assassinated, and is succeeded as president by Liberal Theodore Roosevelt.

1913

  • March 4 -  Flag of the United States.svg United States: Liberal candidate Philander C. Knox becomes president of the United States.
  • July 6 -  Flag of Austria-Hungary (1869-1918).svg Flag of the Ottoman Empire.svg Ottoman Empire: World War I begins with Ottoman declaration of war on Austria-Hungary and alliances activate across the globe.

1917

  • October 3 -  Flag of Bulgaria.svg Bulgaria: Tsar Ferdinand I abdicates the throne, and is succeeded by his son, Boris I.
  • October 17 -  Flag of Austria-Hungary (1869-1918).svg Austria-Hungary: The Austrians sign an armistice and World War I draws to a close.

1918

  • January 15 -  Flag of the United Nations.svg Global: The United Nations meets for the first time.

1921

1923

1925

1926

  • December 25 - Merchant flag of Japan (1870).svg Japan: Hirohito becomes the Emperor of Japan.

1928

  • November - Flag of the Confederate States of America (March 1861 – May 1861).svg Confederate States: Gunmen affiliated with the Army of Virginia assassinate President Henry L. Whitfield, resulting in the arrests and imprisonments of Hugo Black and other party leaders.

1929

1930

  • September 2 - Global: The Stock Market crashes, beginning the Great Depression that would last for the entire decade.

1931

  • May 4 -  Flag of California.svg California: Devoirist Party candidate James Scrugham is elected President of California.

1933

1934

  • May 18 - Flag of Philippe Pétain, Chief of State of Vichy France.svg France: Charles de Gaulle declares himself Emperor of the French.

1935

  • May 11 -  Flag of the German Empire.svg German Empire: Kaiser Wilhelm II passes away in his sleep at the height of the Great Depression, and is succeeded by Kaiser Wilhelm III.

1937

  • April 6 - 800px-Bandera del II Imperio Mexicano.png Second Mexican Empire: The Imperial Palace is stormed and the monarchy is abolished. The Mexican Civil War begins between the Nationalists and the Liberals.

1940

1941

1942

  • January 13 - Flag of the United States.svg Confederate Rebel Flag.svg United States: The last of the Confederate forces in Washington lay down their arms and surrender, giving the United States victory in the battle.

1944

  • August 3 - Flag of Bulgaria.svg Bulgaria: Tsar Boris is assassinated by an unknown assailant, suspected to be either a French or unitarian agent. His seven year old son, Simeon, becomes the new Tsar.

1945

1946

  • July 1 - Flag of the United States.svg Merchant flag of Japan (1870).svg Japan: After the nuclear destruction of two of its cities by American atomic bombs, Japan unconditionally surrenders to the London Pact, ending World War II.

1951

  • July 20 -  Flag of Germany.svg South Germany: Kaiser Wilhelm III dies of a heart attack and is succeeded by Louis Ferdinand.

1957

  • November 3 -  Flag of Albania.svg Albania: King Zog I is forced to abdicate, and is succeeded by his son, Leka I.

1967

  • September 17 - Flag of the United States.svg United States: President Nelson Rockefeller is assassinated by Ku Klux Klan terrorists. Vice President Raymond P. Shafer is sworn in as President.

1969

1971

  • August 11 - Flag of Mexico 1934.png Mexico: The devoirist government of Mexico is overthrown and replaced by the People's Republic of Mexico.

1996

  • September 6 -  Flag of Yugoslavia (1946-1992).svg Balkan Union: The Balkans Crisis begins with the secession of Croatia and Slovenia from the Balkan Union.

2011

  • November 30 - Flag of Albania.svg Albania: King Leka I dies of natural causes, and is suceeded by his son, Leka II.

2016

  • December 2 - Flag of Thailand 1855.svg Siam: The Siamese War between the Siamese military regime and the Communist Party of Thailand begins when the CPT captures the Prime Minister and the capital city of Bangkok.
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