1806 The French Army enters Berlin.
1876 The Reichsbank opens in Berlin.
1944 World War II: After the success of Big Week, the USAAF begins a daylight bombing campaign of Berlin.
1945 World War II: 1,250 American bombers attack Berlin.
1945 World War II – Fuehrerbunker: Adolf Hitler marries his long-time partner Eva Braun in a Berlin bunker and designates Admiral Karl Dönitz as his successor. Both Hitler and Braun will commit suicide the next day.
1990 Checkpoint Charlie is dismantled in Berlin.