Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris Timeline

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Construction of the first Notre Dame Cathedral

1163

Construction begins on Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

1178

Construction continues at Notre Dame Cathedral

19 May 1182

Consecration of Notre Dame Cathedral

1186

Geoffrey Plantagenet dies suddenly in Paris

1190

Construction of west facade of Notre Dame Cathedral up to rose window

1220

Creation of the west rose window at Notre Dame

1225

West towers erected at Notre Dame Cathedral

1296

Construction of radiating chapels at east end of Notre Dame

1537

James V of Scotland marries Madeleine of France in Paris

24 Apr 1558

Wedding of Francis II and Mary Stuart in Paris

1793

Notre Dame plundered and re-dedicated to Reason during the French Revolution

2 Dec 1804

Coronation of Napoleon

1831

The Hunchback of Notre-Dame by Victor Hugo

1845

Major restoration work at Notre Dame Cathedral under Viollet-le-Duc

26 Aug 1944

Thanksgiving service for liberated Paris in Notre Dame Cathedral

1991

Major restoration and cleaning work at Notre Dame Cathedral