Random Historical Events

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

1960 Democratic National Convention

1960 Democratic National Convention

Overland Campaign

Overland Campaign

1980 United States presidential election

1980 United States presidential election

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.