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  1900 1907 Laurence Olivier born
  1910  
  1911 Ronald Reagan born
Tennessee Williams born
  1912 Eugene Ionesco born, Romania
  1913 Albert Camus born, Algeria
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Pygmalion George Bernard Shaw
1914 First World War
  1915 Metamorphosis Franz Kafka, short story
  1916  
  1917 John F. Kennedy born USA
  1918 First World War ends
  1919 In The Penal Colony Franz Kafka, short story
  1920  
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Six Characters in Search of an Author|
Luigi Pirandello
1921 Jacques Lecoq born
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Ulysses by James Joyce, novel
  1923  
Juno and the Paycock Sean OīCasey 1924  
  1925 Margaret Roberts (Thatcher) born
  1926  
  1927  
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The Threepenny Opera Bertolt Brecht
1928  
  1929 The Sound and the Fury William Faulkner, novel
Private Lives NoŽl Coward 1930 Harold Pinter born
  1931  
  1932  
  1933  
  1934  
Murder in the Cathedral T.S. Eliot 1935  
  1936 Luigi Pirandello dies
  1937  
Out Town Thornton Wilder 1938 Brighton Rock Graham Greene, novel
Eugene ONeil
A Long Day's Journey into the Night
Eugene O'Neill
1939 Second World War starts
  1940 Vsevolod Meyerhold dies, Russia
  1941  
  1942 Albert Camus
The Stranger by Albert Camus, novel
  1943  
  1944  
  1945 Second World War in Europe over
  1946 Second World War in Asia over
A Streetcar Named Desire
Tennessee Williams
1947  
  1948 click for source
Antonin Artaud dies
Death of a Salesman Arthur Miller 1949 Nineteen Eighty-Four George Orwell, novel
  1950  
  1951  
  1952  
Waiting for Godot Samuel Beckett 1953 Eugene O'Neill dies
Jean Genet
Deathwatch Jean Genet
1954  
  1955 Richard III film by Laurence Olivier
Long Day's Journey into the Night
Eugene O'Neill
Look Back in Anger John Osborne
1956 Bertolt Brecht dies Germany
  1957  
  1958  
Rhinoceros Eugene Ionesco
 
1959  
The Caretaker 1960 click for source
John F. Kennedy elected President USA
Albert Camus dies, Algeria
  1961 LaMama experimental theatre founded by
Ellen Stewart, USA
  1962  
  1963 John F. Kennedy assassinated USA
  1964  
Loot Joe Orton 1965 First part of novel sequence Sea of Fertility
Yukio Mishima
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead
Tom Stoppard
1966  
  1967  
  1968  
  1969  
  1970  
  1971  
  1972  
The Island Athol Fugard
Equus Peter Shaffer
1973  
  1974  
  1975 Pol Pot regime and the killing Fields in Cambodia
  1976  
  1977 Steve Biko dies
  1978  
  1979 Margaret Thatcher elected prime minister,
Great Britain
  1980  
  1981 Ronald Reagan elected President, USA
Caryl Churchill
Top Girls Caryl Churchill
1982 Falklands War
  1983 Tennessee Williams
Tennessee Williams dies
  1984  
  1985  
  1986  
  1987  
  1988 The Satanic Verses Salman Rushdie, novel
  1989 Laurence Olivier
Laurence Olivier dies
  1990 click for source
Nelson Mandela released from prison
  1991  
  1992  
  1993  
  1994 Eugene Ionesco dies
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Blasted by Sarah Kane
1995  
  1996  
  1997 Princess Diana dies
  1998  
  1999  
  2000  
  2001 911 attack on America
  2002  
  2003  
  2004  
  2005 Arthur Miller dies
  2006  
  2007  
  2008  

 


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