Athenians and Persians. King Darius of Persia defeated.
Spartans led by Leonidas and Persians led by Xerexes. Greeks defeated.
Athenian fleet and Persian fleet in bay of Salamis; Persian fleet defeated.
Greek and Persians forces defeated.
Greek and Persian fleets; Persian fleet defeated.
Sparta and Athens, lasted for 30 years.
Sparta and Athens; Spartans victorious.
Greek and Persian forces; Greeks victorious.
Syrian and Roman forces; Syrian forces defeated (North-west Lydia).
Caesar defeated Pompey.
William, the Duck of Normandy defeated Harold, the king of England. England came under the control of Normans.
Fought between France and England .
The cause of the war was the succession was claimed to the throne of France which was claimed by Edward III of England. The war was resume by Henry V and was brought to an end by the Heroism of Joan of Arc – ‘A country girl who overthrew the power of England ‘. John of Arc was burnt alive at the stakes in 1431.
Civil War in England; The Cause of the
War was a struggle for the throne o England between the two royal houses of Lancaster and York.
(Spanish armada War)
Spanish and England fleets fought in the England Channel; The English fleet under lord Howard Defeated of the Spanish Armada.
The Dutch defeated the Spanish and Portuguese.
Stated as religious-cum-political war
Between the Lutherans and Catholics in
Germany and developed into an international war.
Between Cavaliers (King Charles I supporters)and forces of Parliament led by Oliver Cromwell, king Charles I executed .
England and Austria headed by Marlborough defended France and Russia.
Queen of Austria, Maria Theresa
(daughter of Charles VII ) was Challenged by king Frederick II of Prussia. England Supported the Queen and Frederick II was helped by France. Ended with a Treaty Which recognized the Queen’s right to the throne after the death of king Frederick.
(Anglo-French War III)
Britain and France against Austria and
Prussia; the British alliance won.
British and French fleets, Britain victorious.
British fleet defeated fleets of France and Spain. British fleets were commanded by Admiral Nelson, who was killed during the Battle.
Britain , Austria ,Russia and Prussia .On side and France on the other. Napoleon (France) defeated Austria and Russia.
Between France and Russia. Napolean invaded Russia at Borodino, and nearly defeated the Russians. However on reaching Moscow, his army suffered heavy losses and was forced to retreat. Napolean’s ill-fated attack on Russia market the beginning of the downfall of the French Empire.
Germany and combined force of Austria, Prussia and Russia, Defeated Napolean.
British forces and by Duke of Wellington (sir Arthur Wellesly) defeated French forces led by Napolean. Napolean was Captured and exiled to St. Helena where he died in 1821.
China and Britain; Chinese yielded opium. It was a trade war.
The Combined forces of the British,
French and Turks defeated Russia.
Northern states of America under
Abraham Lincon defeated the Southern states and abolished the slavery.
Japan Defeated China and occupied
Formosa and Korea.
The British and Egyptian forces defeated
The forces of Khalifa (Mehdits).
The revolt of Transvaal Boers was
Suppressed by the British forces. Boers belonged to Dutch Protestant stock who opposed Britishers because of abolition of slavery by Britain.
(Battle of Port Arthur& Battle of Yalu)
Russia and Japan in the sea of Japan.
Russia defeated; It led the wave of the idea of Asian Resurgence.
Turkey and Balkan countries (Montenegro, Serbia, Bulgaria and Greece), Turkey defeated.
Invasion of Serbia and Greece by Bulgaria. Bulgaria was Defeated by Combined forces of Serbia, Greece. Rumania, Montengro who stripped Turkey of most of its European territories.
Central Power (Germany and its allies)
Against the Allied Power (Britain and its allies); Central power were deeated. Famous Battles : (1). First battle of Marne (1914)- France defeated Germany.
(2). Battle o Jutland(1916)- Naval battle between England and Germany. England defeated Germany. (3). Battle of Verdun (1916)- Fought between France & Germany . (4). Second battle of Marne(1918) – France defeated Germany.
Axis Powers (Germany and its allies)
Against the Allied Power (Britain and its allies); Axis Power were defeated. Famous Battle: Battle of EI Alamein (1942)-The Allies victory during the World War II and retreat of General Rommel’s forces
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