Millennium: 2nd millennium

Events and trends[edit | edit source]

Technology[edit | edit source]

War, peace and politics[edit | edit source]

Culture and religion[edit | edit source]

Economics[edit | edit source]

In the mid 1840s several harvests failed across Europe, which caused famines. Especially the Great Irish Famine (1845-1849) was severe and caused a quarter of Ireland's population to die or emigrate to the United States and Canada.

Other[edit | edit source]

World leaders[edit | edit source]

  1. Mohammad Shah Qajar, (b. 1810 - d. 1848) Shah from 1834-1848
  2. Nasser-al-Din Shah, 1848-1896

See also[edit | edit source]

Sources[edit | edit source]

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