Random Historical Events

To generate a set of random historical events select how many you would like to see and hit the generate button.

September 11 attacks

September 11 attacks

Western Allied invasion of Germany

Western Allied invasion of Germany

Stonewall riots

Stonewall riots

What is this tool?

If you're looking for an interesting historical event to research but not sure what to choose, you can use this random generator. It contains more than 500 of the most well-known historical events of the 21st, 20th centuries and further back in time.