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This page is meant to serve as the main Timeline of past, present, and sometimes future events in the Future of Humanity Universe.

20th Century (1900-1999)

1939-1945 World War II: The Second World War lasts 6 years between the Axis and the Allies. The war officially ends on September 6th, 1945 after the atomic bombings on Hiroshima, Nagasaki, and Kokura, Japan.
1945 Beginning of the First Cold War: Pretty much right after the end of the Second World War, the First Cold War begins between the United States and the Soviet Union.
1946 United Nations: The United Nations is formed after a meeting of 50 governments in San Francisco. Over time, more and more nations join the United Nations.
1947-1950 African Revolution: Red Saturday causes the start of wide-scale revolt in the European colonies of Africa. The war lasts 3 years and ends with the independence of the United African Republic.
1950-1953 First Korean War: The First Korean War happens between the DPRK and ROK. The outcome is the same as in our timeline.
1951 European Community: The European Community is founded between France, Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, and Italy. The European Community eventually expands to include most of Western Europe.
1952-1982 Treaty of London: facing economic ruin and military strain in their remaining colonies, multiple European colonial empires sign the Treaty of London. In short, the Treaty of London promises either independence or full integration of all remaining colonies by 1982.
1955-1975 Vietnam War: The Vietnam War happens with the same outcome as our timeline.
1957-1975 Space Race: The launch of Sputnik-1 by the Soviet Union causes the start of the Space Race between NASA and Roscosmos. The Space Race includes multiple achievements, including the first man in space, the first space station, and the first Moon landing. The Space Race ends with the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project.
1969 First Lunar Landing: Apollo-11 lands on the surface of Luna. It is followed by 9 more Apollo missions.
1971-1978 Second Spanish Civil War: The assassination of Francisco Franco causes the start of a three-way civil war between the Spanish Socialist Republic, The Kingdom of Spain, and the remnants of the Spanish State. The United States and European Community begin intervention in mid-1972after the Soviet Union begins assisting SSR forces. The Civil War ends in mid-1978 with a victory for KoS forces.
1990 German Reunification: The Federal Republic of Germany absorbs East Germany on October 3rd, 1990. This is usually seen as one of the main causes for the eventually collapse of the Soviet Union and Warsaw Pact.
1990-1993 Yugoslavian Revolution: The Yugoslavian Republican Front rises up in late-1990 against the SFR Yugoslavia. The United States and European Community support the YRF for the duration of the revolution. The revolution ends in early-1993 and the United Balkan States is formed.
1991 End of the First Cold War: The Soviet Union and Warsaw Pact collapse in late-1991, ending the first cold war.
1993 European Union: The European Union is founded in mid-1993 between the members of the European Community. The European Union will eventually grow to include most of Europe.
1998 International Space Station: The Zarya module is launched in late-1998, beginning construction of the International Space Station. More modules will be added between 1999 and 2025.

21st Century (2000-2099)

2000s

2000 NPCA: The Northern Pacific Cooperation Association is formed between the United States, Canada, the Siberian Confederacy, and Japan.
2001 September 11th, 2001: Two planes strike the World Trade Center in New York City and one strikes the Pentagon in Washington, DC. over 3000 die and the day is seen as one of the worst terrorist attacks of the 21st century, as well as one of the most influential moments.
2001-2017 War on Terror: The War on Terror happens between the United States, European Union, and Russian Republic against multiple large terrorist organizations across the globe. The War on Terror is usually seen to end in 2017 with the formation of the Union of Arab Republics.
2006 Baltic Union: The Baltic Union is formed between Latvia, Estonia, and Lithuania.
2008 Caucasus Federation: The Caucasus Federation is formed between Georgia, Azerbaijan, and Armenia.

2010s

2011-2013 Second Chinese Civil War: The Second Chinese Civil War begins between the People's Republic of China and various Republican and Separatist groups. The Civil War ends in mid-2013 with the formation of the Chinese Second Republic and the independence of the Kingdom of Tibet.
2011 The Turkish State: A group of military generals and bureaucrats declare the president of the Republic of Turkey a lifelong position. This, combined with a resurgence in religious fundamentalism in Turkey and a trend of cold-shouldering American and European diplomats, is seen as the formation of the Turkish State.
2014-2016 Indian Wars: The South Asian Protection Front declares war on the Republic of India. The Indian War lasts two years and ends with the Indian annexation of Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, and the region of Kashmir. The Bharat Confederation is declared.
2015 Persian Nuclear Crisis: A terrorist organization known as the Iranian Islamic Front drops a nuclear bomb over Berlin. At the same time, two crude nuclear missiles are launched from southern Iran towards London and Washington, DC. Both missiles are intercepted and an American nuclear missile strikes the launch site. A total of 266,000 people die and 407,000 and injured. This is the last time nuclear weapons are used in warfare.
2015-2016 Second Korean War: During the chaos of the Persian Nuclear Crisis, North Korea sends troops over the DMZ and invades South Korea. American, Japanese, South Korean, and Chinese troops all invade North Korea and the country is dissolved, the Republic of Korea is declared as the official and only government of the peninsula.
2017 Southeast Asian Confederation: Seeing the growth of the Chinese Second Republic in the north and the Bharat Confederation in the west, the nations of ASEAN officially unite into the Southeast Asian Confederation. The Republic of Indonesia, in protest of this, leaves ASEAN and cuts all diplomatic ties with the SEAC.
2017 Union of Arab Republics: The Union of Arab Republics is formed between Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Bahrain, Yemen, Oman, Jordan, and Kuwait. The UAR eventually expands to include most of the Middle East.
2017 End of the Siberian Confederacy: The short-lived Siberian Confederacy, riddled with economic shortcomings and political instability, accepts integration into the Russian Republic.
2018 First Manned Martian Landing: Ares-1 lands at Candor Chasma on Mars in late-2018. It is followed by 9 more Ares missions between 2020 and 2036.
2018 United Nations Space Administration: The UNSA is formed between a merger of NASA, Roscosmos, and the ESA. The UNSA eventually absorbs most government space agencies, with the last being the CNSA in 2036.
2019-2023 21st Century Climate Change Crisis: Between 2019 and 2031, multiple large parts of the Greenland ice sheet, Antarctica, and Barnes Ice Cap break off and enter the ocean, with the largest piece being about 300km long. This caused sea level rise all over the world, with large swathes of Asia, the Americas, and some of Europe to be flooded. The following migration is seen as the largest humanitarian crisis of all time.
2019 Luna Accords: On the 50th anniversary of the Apollo-11 landing, the UNSA and top scientists, engineers, and statesmen from all spacefaring nations on Earth met in Houston, Texas and officially authorized the civilian colonization of the Moon. Within the next decade thousands would flock to the surface of the Moon and Commonwealths would be established.

2020s

2020 World Trade Commission: The Panama and Suez Canals are turned over to the WTC at the stroke of midnight (UTC) on January 1st. The canals were previously owned by the United States and United African Republic.
2020-2021 Second Russian Civil War: The Second Russian Civil War occurs between the Russian State, an ultranationalist coalition, and the Russian League, lead by the Russian Monarchist Party and United Russia Party. Multiple separatist movements also rise up, but lose quickly. The Civil War is won by the Russian League and the 'New Soviet Union' is formed.
2021-2032 Lunar Commonwealths: Between 2021 and 2037, the eight Lunar Commonwealths are formed.
2021 Greenland: Greenland gains independence from Denmark, but due to a poor economy joins Canada as an autonomous state.
2021-2037 Second Cold War: The Second Cold War begins between the New Soviet Union on one side and the United States and European Union on the other. The SCW influences many events in the 2020s and 2030s.
2021 Royal Scandinavian Confederation: The European nations of Sweden, Norway, and Denmark unite into the Royal Scandinavian Confederation. They remain in the European Union.
2021 The Asian Alliance: The Asian Economic and Defense Union is formed between the Chinese Second Republic, Japan, and the Republic of Korea. More and more nations will eventually join and the AEDU will grow closer and closer together.
2023 International Ministry of Sciences: The International Ministry of Science is created by the United Nations and UNSA. Headed by some of the world's best scientists and engineers, the organization is dedicated to the advancement of science in all fields, though primarily focuses on physics, biology, and space exploration technologies.
2023-2025 European Cession Crisis: During the Second Cold War, regions of Ukraine, Romania, and Bulgaria (part of the United Balkan States) wanted to cede from their parent countries and join the New Soviet Union. these territories were eventually allowed to join after months of tension after the discovery of several passed referendums held in the ceding territories that were in favor of joining the NSU. After this discovery, the EU eventually let them leave without any bloodshed, though many people were wounded in riots and in some cases armed conflict around the Black Sea.
2023 Collapse of the Turkish State: In 2023, with growing international sanctions and political condemnation for their actions in the Occupied Levant, the Turkish State collapsed with the assassination of the Sultan and his son. The country fell apart into multiple quarrelling states, with those in the Levant being absorbed or joining into the Union of Arab Republics, and the Anatolian parts being absorbed into the New Soviet Union.
2023 World Climate Change Summit: Representatives from every nation on Earth meet in Paris to discuss worldwide legislation related to climate change. The Treaty of Paris is signed later that year, requiring every country on earth to go carbon-neutral or carbon-negative by 2043.
2023-2025 Second Mexican War: A border scuffle between members of a drug cartel, along with both Mexican and American border agents and civilians, caused the United States to declare war on Mexico in 2023. While some western nations did condemn the American's actions, the effects were mostly seen in Latin America. The Second Mexican War lasted until January 8th, 2025 and would resulting treaty would give the United States the territories of Baja California (later annexed by the state of California), Sinaloa, Rio Grande, and Sonora, all of which would become states less than a year later.
2025 Canada joins the United States: Persuaded by the growing power of the New Soviet Union, Canada and Greenland join the United States, adding 10 more states to The Union.
2026-2032 Central American Economic Depression: The growing use of automation in the shipping and agriculture industries caused thousands of layoffs in the Caribbean and Central America.
2026 The Union of South American Nations: To combat the growing power of the United States over the rest of the landmass, the nations of Brazil, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia joined together into the new Union of South American Nations (USAN). More countries would join between 2028 and 2036.
2026 Reyes Proposition: In a shocking move, the president of the United States, Tyler Reyes, gives the countries stricken by the Central American Economic Depression an offer during the 2026 State of the Union. The Reyes Proposition said that any struggling country willing to join the United States as a territory and later a full state would receive major funding and federal support for the duration of the CAED and for 20 years afterword.
2026-2028 First Manned Phobos and Deimos Landings: In 2026, Eris-1 touches down on Phobos as part of the Ares-4 mission, and in 2028 Eris-2 touches down on Deimos as part of the Ares-5 mission.
2026-2028 The Caribbean joins the United States: Many nations in the Caribbean, the region hurt most from the Central American Economic Depression, take up the United States on the Reyes Proposition. The United Republic of Hispaniola, Jamaica, the Bahamas, and the Antilles Federation join the United States.
2027 New Zealand joins Australia: A referendum in 2027 causes the Republic of New Zealand to join Australia.
2028 Miami Attacks: As an act of protest against what was seen as the 'unlawful and imperialist' annexation of the Caribbean, the Socialist Republic of Cuba sponsors multiple terrorist attacks and uprisings by the Cuban population in and around the city of Miami, Florida. For about a week, the city is thrown into chaos. 80 are killed and almost 3500 are injured.
2028-2029 Cuban-American War: Following the Miami Attacks, the United States immediately declares war on Cuba. The Cuban-American War lasts roughly a year and ends with the assassination of Premier Alejandro Castro and the annexation of the island by the United States.
2028-2030 Australian Civil War: In early-2028, tensions in the State of Australia on whether the country should become a republic of monarchy came to a head when the leader of the Australian Monarchist Party was assassinated. This started the Australian Civil War. The civil war ended two years later with a victory for the Australian Monarchist Party and Kingdom of Australia.

2030s

2030 Oceanic Sovereignty: On the first day of the 2030s, the Kingdom of Australia announces the creation of the Oceanic Sovereignty and announces claims to the South Pacific and Indonesia.
2030-2035 Oceanic Wars: Following the creation of the Oceanic Sovereignty, the OS declares war on Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, and a swath of island nations in the Pacific Ocean. The Oceanic Wars end in 2035 following an OS victory.
2031-2034 Central America joins the United States: A group of 5 Central American nations announce their plans to join the United States after taking up the Reyes Proposition. Between 2031 and 2034, 9 more states are added to The Union.
2032 Tharsistown: In October of 2032, the crew of Ares-8 establish Tharsistown in a lavatube near Arsia Mons on Mars. The base would be the first site of permanent human presence on the planet and would serve as one of the primary bases on the planet until it was discontinued in 2080 and declared a world heritage site in 2093.
2033 Recovery of the International Space Station: In early-2033, The Zarya and Unity modules of the International Space Station are recovered by a Wyrm spacecraft and brought back to Earth. All of the modules are then reassembled and put on display at Kennedy Space Center in Florida, USA.
2035-2037 Soviet Panic of 2035: Rising automation in the service and resource-extraction industries leads to layoffs in New Soviet Union.
2036 New Soviet Union sells land: The New Soviet Union sells Kaliningrad to Poland and Sakhalin & Russia's claims to some of the Kuril Islands to Japan.
2036 10302-Roosevelt: In mid-2036, the United States tows 10302-Roosevelt into the Earth-Moon L1 point, the first country to do so. 10302-Roosevelt is only the first of over 150 asteroids to be towed into either Earth-Moon Lagrangian points or Lunar Orbit.
2037 End of the Second Cold War: The Second Cold War ends with a summit between American President Fredrick Hughes and Soviet Tsarina Yekaterina Putina in Damascus, UAR.
2039 AEDU Unites: The Treaty of Shanghai in late-2039 officially establishes the Asian Economic and Defense Union as a sovereign state.

2040s

2042 Enyo Program: In December of 2042, the Enyo Program started with the establishment of Laputa Base on Phobos and Hall Base on Deimos. The two bases were meant to be the start of a program which would turn the Martian moons into waystations between Mars and Earth.
2042 First Manned Ceres Landing: Demeter-1 touches down at Occator Crater on Ceres. They would return in 2046 and 7 more Demeter missions would follow between 2048 and 2064.
2042 Sagan Base: In late-2042, the International Ministry of Sciences purchases a 200km x 200km area on the far side of Luna to use as a research station. The area is only used for the most dangerous and experimental research, including disease treatment, faster-than-light technology, and genetic engineering.
2043 Antarctic Commissariat: In the summer of 2043, the Antarctic Commissariat is established by the United Nations. The Antarctic Commissariat is devoted to preserving the continent of Antarctica and promote the peaceful and safe exploration & research of the landmass.
2043 Treaty of Paris Complete: 20 years after the signing of the Treaty of Paris, all signatory countries report that they are carbon-neutral, and some are reporting to be carbon-negative. The first major steps towards fixing the Earth are underway.
2046 Carbon-Negative: For the first time in modern history, human civilization is carbon-negative. Taking Carbon Dioxide (and other greenhouse gases) out of the air and bringing down global temperatures back to pre-climate change levels.
2047 European Unification: The Treaty of Brussels is signed on November 1st, 2047, officially creating the European Federal Union. After 97 years, the last Great Unifier is added to the roster.
2048 St. Petersburg Deal: The European Parliament immediately creates and send off an offer to the New Soviet Union, 650 million euros for a stretch of land on the border and complete absorption of Karelia and the Kola Peninsula, as well as the EBSFCs. The Soviet Union accepts and is allowed to keep the city of St. Petersburg and is returned Kaliningrad.

2050s

2050 Ares Concordat: On the 32nd anniversary of the Ares-1 landing, the UNSA, Terra Pact, and 7 of the 8 Great Unifiers sign the Ares Concordat, authorizing and committing the Terraforming of Mars.
2052 Start of Martian Terraforming: The USS-Olympus arrives in Low Martian Orbit in September of 2052, onboard are 50 crew and 425,000kg of supplies meant to kick-start the terraforming of the planet. More and more freighters would arrive after every launch window and the terraforming process would begin to speed up.
2054 Oceanic Sovereignty joins the UN: After decades of being a geopolitical outcast, the Oceanic Sovereignty joins the United Nations, being the last sovereign state to do so.
2056 Climate Reversal Progress: The first bits of land flooded in the 2020s and 2030s starts to come above water again for the first time in almost three decades. Progress is being made on fixing Earth.
2057 Extinct Species Revival: The Carrier Pigeon is brought back to life by the Genesis Corporation, the first extinct species to ever be fully brought back to life.
2057 Growing Offworld Population: The population of Luna reaches 25 million and the population of the Earth Sphere reaches 1 million. Mars' population, meanwhile, is on the verge of crossing 50,000.

2060s

2061-2063 Azerbaijani War: The Azerbaijani War starts after a conflict in the town on Jolfa on the border of the New Soviet Union and Union of Arab Republics. The war lasts two years and ends with the Treaty of Athens, where the NSU and UAR swap territory. This is the first war between the Great Unifiers.
2063 Martian Life: An excavation in Chryse Planitia on Mars discovers the first concrete evidence for extinct Martian life, causing a massive global backlash for fear that there might still have been living organisms on Mars.
2064 Sol's Ninth Planet: Tartarus, the ninth planet of the Sol System, is discovered by the UNSAs Hawking Space Telescope.
2065 Terra Pact: After the Azerbaijani War and the failure of the United Nations to solve it, the UN is disbanded and the Terra Pact takes its place as humanity's leading intergovernmental organization.
2066 Treaty of Sumatra: Relations warm up between the Oceanic Sovereignty and Asian Alliance when the OS agrees to sell the island of Sumatra and parts of Northern Borneo to the AEDU for the price of 250¥ million.
2067 Terraforming the Outback: The Oceanic Sovereignty begins work on the Julunggul Project, meant to turn the Australian Outback into grassland and savannah, as well as create an artificial lake in the Southeastern part of the region.
2067 Euphrates Exclusion Zone: Following the supposed discovery of a temple near Lake Assad in the Union of Arab Republics, the Terra Pact closes off the area indefinitely. Nobody really has any idea what's going on there..
2067 Martian Terraforming Resumed: After years of surveying almost every environment on Mars, terraforming resumes, although not unabated.

2070s

2072 Phobos Colonization: In order to further support the colonization and terraforming of Mars, Laputa Base on Phobos gets an overhaul and almost pentuples in capacity. The moon is cleared for civilian colonization, but not corporate use.
2075-2085 African Recession: In December of 2076, African President Franklin Dikabo is impeached on corruption charges. The companies involved in his corruption are put into financial ruin and collapse. This combined with rising automation and a rising amount of the younger generations moving offworld begin the African Recession. The Recession is seen to end with the rise of the African Federation.
2078 Deimos Colonization: Following a similar path to Phobos, Deimos' Hall Base receives its own expansion and is cleared for civilian colonization.

2080s

2080 Coup in the United African Republic: Late at night on December 1st, 2080, a group of representatives on the African Council oust the former president from office and gain leadership of the United African Republic. This is usually seen as the unofficial start of the African Federation.
2085 African Federation: On the 135th anniversary of the UAR's formation, the African Council declare the dissolution of the United African Republic and the subsequent formation of the African Federation.
2087 Fusion Power: An experiment in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA, produces the first sustainable & practical nuclear fusion reactor. The Van Kirk Fusion Reactor is quickly adopted by government across the solar system.

2090s

2090 Australis: Australis, the new capital of the Oceanic Sovereignty, finishes construction and becomes the official capital of the country at Midnight on January 1st, 2090. The city, built on the banks of Lake Eyre, quickly becomes a powerhouse.
2094 Addis Ababa Earthquake: The capital city of the African Federation is struck by an 8.1-magnitude earthquake, leveling most of the city and killing 4400. The government is relocated to an emergency capital in Alexandria and is expected to stay there until at least 2115.
2098 Fusion Engines: Kouyaté Industries unveils the first successful nuclear fusion engine, the Tachi Drive. The plans to the drive are sold for billions of dollars worldwide and many new generations of ships start to become outfitted with fusion drives.

22nd Century (2100-2199)

2100s

2110s

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