SYNCHRONIZED HISTORY. IRL-SPN

1870

Boycott concept

Boycott concept

The Boycott concept is Born in Ireland, when Irish farmers rose up against the English administrator of their lands, Charles C. Boycott.

1886

Parnell

Parnell

Parnell tries to get self-goverment for Ireland.

1884

World´s First Submarine

World´s First Submarine

The inventor and menber of the Armada Isaac Peral invents and builds the world's first electric submarine and that launched torpedoes.

1884

The inventor Fergusson is born

The inventor Fergusson is born

Harry Fergusson (known by the Massey-Fergusson) was born in the Dromore area (County Down),he will be the inventor of a type of Tractor, a Monoplane in which he will fly, and a Formula I car with 4-wheel traction

1887

Gregorio Marañon is Born

Gregorio Marañon is Born

Doctor Gregorio Marañon, researcher, historian and essayist is born in Madrid.

1896

James Connolly

James Connolly

James Connolly founds the Irish Republican Socialist Party.

1897

Dama de Elche

Dama de Elche

The Dama de Elche, appears in a excavation (Iberian art from the 5th century BC).

1898

Spain Loses Cuba

Spain Loses Cuba

Cuba, Puerto Rico and the Philippines becomes independent from Spain.

1910

CNT

CNT

The CNT Anarchist Union (National Confederation of Workers) is born in Spain.

1912

Titanic in Belfast

Titanic in Belfast

The world’s largest cruise ship, the Titanic, is built in Belfast, at the Harland and Wolff shipyards

1916

Easter Rising

Easter Rising

Uprising against the English.

1918

Spanish Flu

Spanish Flu

Virus alarm coming from Europe and America that caused more than One Million deaths.

1918

Sinn Fein

Sinn Fein

Sinn Fein wins Irish Parliament election.

1921

Annual defeat

Annual defeat

Spain suffers the defeat of Annual against Morocco.

1921

Partition of Ireland

Partition of Ireland

Island of Ireland Partition Treaty.

1922

Irish Civil War

Irish Civil War

Civil War between the supporters of the division of Ireland and the opposers of the division treaty.

1923

Spanish coup d´etat

Spanish coup d´etat

General Primo de Rivera leads a coup d´etat with the support of King Alfonso XIII.

1923

Yeats

Yeats

Irish poet Yeats wins the Nobel prize for Literature.

1923

Maternity Insurance

Mandatory Maternity insurance is created.

1927

Fianna Fail

Fianna Fail

Eammon de Valera founds the Fianna Fail party.

1933

Falange Española

Falange Española

Jose Antonio Primo de Rivera founds Falange Española.

1936

Spanish Civil War

Spanish Civil War

Civil war begins in Spain.

1936

The Irish in the Spanish civil war

The Irish in the Spanish civil war

Irish people arrive in Spain to fight in support on both sides.

1937

Largo Caballero writes to Stalin

Largo Caballero writes to Stalin

Largo Caballero writes to Stalin thanking him for his collaboration in the civil war.

1937

Irish Constitution

Irish Catholic Constitution.

1939

IRA

The IRA (Irish Republican Army) begins a bombing campaign in England.

1939

Northern Ireland in the WWII

Northern Ireland in the WWII

World War II begins, and will affect Northern Ireland.

1940

Spain Neutral

Spain Neutral

Spain does not participate in WWII after the request of Hitler.

1941

RENFE

RENFE

Creation of RENFE (National Network of Spanish Railways).

1941

Belfast Bombing

Belfast Bombing

German bombing over Belfast.

1942

Health Insurance

The mandatory Health Insurance is created in Spain.

1945

ENASA

ENASA

ENASA (National Auto Truck Company) is created which will manufacture the PEGASO truck.

1945

Naval Base in Derry

Naval Base in Derry

Derry becomes a US naval base during WWII.

1948

Disability Insurance

Disability Insurance

The mandatory Disability Insurance (SOVI) is created.

1948

Irish Republic

Irish Republic

The Republic of Ireland is declared in the South.

1951

FASA Renault

FASA Renault

FASA Renault (car manufacturer) is created in valladolid.

1951

De Valera in Derry

De Valera in Derry

De Valera visits Derry for the first time.

1955

SEAT

SEAT

The First SEAT Factory is founded.

1955

United Nations

United Nations

Ireland joins the League of Nations.

1955

Spain in the UN

Spain in the UN

Spain enters the UN.

1955

Guinness Record

Guinness Record

The Guinness Record is created in Dublin, supported by the Guinness Distillery.

1963

USO and CCOO

USO and CCOO

The workers unions USO and CCOO (Workers Commisions) are created.

1963

JFK in Dublin

JFK in Dublin

The President of the United States, John Fitzgerald Kennedy, of Irish descent, visits Dublin.

1966

La 2

La 2

The Television channel La 2 of RTVE (Spanish Radio Television) is created.

1966

“Prince of Donegal”

“Prince of Donegal”

Walt Disney Launches the “Prince of Donegal” movie based on irish clans struggles and Red Hugh O´Donell.

1969

Juan Carlos

Juan Carlos

Juan Carlos de Borbón is proclaimed Prince of Spain.

1969

Battle of the Bogside

Battle of the Bogside

The Battle of the Bogside takes place in Derry.

1971

Dama de Baza

Dama de Baza

The Dama de Baza sculpture (4th century BC) appears in an archaelogical excavation in Granada.

1971

Interment

Interment

The British goverment retaliates in Northern Ireland.

1971

UDA

UDA

The protestant militia UDA is born.

1972

124 Sport

124 Sport

The Legendary SEAT 124 sport is manufactured.

1972

Bloody Sunday

Bloody Sunday

13 Irish civilians killed by the British Army.

1972

Spain-USSR trades

Spain-USSR trades

Trade protocol between Spain and the USSR.

1972

EEC

EEC

Ireland enters the EEC.

1973

ETA attacks

ETA attacks

ETA (Terrorist Organization) kills the Spanish president of the Goverment, Luis Carrero Blanco in a bomb attack.

1973

IRA intensifies

IRA intensifies

IRA steps up the bomb campaign.

1975

Franco dies

Franco dies

Franco dies and the Constitutional Regime begins.

1975

Ceasefire

Ceasefire

The IRA accepts a ceasefire that will only last ten months.

1977

First Elections

First Elections

First general elections in Spain after the Franco regime.

1980

Industrial Reconversion

Industrial Reconversion

Industrial reconversion begins with serious labor disputes in shipyards and mines.

1977

Fianna Fail re-elected

Fianna Fail re-elected

Liberal nationalist Jack Linch´s Fianna Fail re-elected.

1980

Hunger Strikes

Hunger Strikes

Hunger strikes of IRA prisoners begin.

1981

Coup D´Etat Attempt

Coup D´Etat Attempt

Coup d´etat attempted by Tejero.

1981

Bobby Sands Dies

Bobby Sands Dies

Bobby Sands (Sinn Fein) dies in Hunger Strike.

1982

Socialist Goverment

Socialist Goverment

First Socialist goverment of democracy in Spain.

1982

Ireland Opposes to Sanctions

Ireland Opposes to Sanctions

Ireland opposes to european sanctions against Argentina during the falklands war.

1986

Spain in the EEC

Spain in the EEC

Spain joins the EEC.

1986

Referendum Divorce

Referendum Divorce

Referendum in Ireland rejects divorce.

1987

ETA bombing

ETA bombing

ETA attacks on Hipercor and the barracks in Zaragoza: 32 killed.

1987

British Ambush

British Ambush

British Army ambush and kill eight IRA members and one civilian.

1988

IRA killed in Gibraltar

IRA killed in Gibraltar

British Army kills three unarmed IRA members in Gibraltar.

1988

Gunman kills at Burial

Gunman kills at Burial

Pro-British Gunman kills 3 attendees at the Burial of three IRA members in Belfast.

1990

Mary Robinson Elected

Mary Robinson Elected

Mary Robinson is elected President of the Republic of Ireland, becoming the first female president.

1991

The Birmingham six and the Guilford Four

The Birmingham six and the Guilford Four

The Birmingham six and the Guilford four (“In the name of the father ” Film) Unfairly accused are released after fifteen Years in prison.

1992

Barcelona Olympics, AVE and Expo Sevilla

Barcelona Olympics, AVE and Expo Sevilla

Olympics in Barcelona, First AVE line (High Speed Train) in Spain Madrid-Seville and a universal exhibition in Seville.

1994

IRA ceasefire

IRA ceasefire

Ceasefire of IRA.

1994

Protestant Ceasefire

Protestant Ceasefire

Ceasefire of the Protestant Militias (UVF, UDA, UFF)

1998

Peace Process

Peace Process

Peace Process and Good Friday Agreement.