Timeline of Bonn

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The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Bonn , North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.


Prior to 19th century

19th century

Bonn at the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries Bonn 1900.jpg
Bonn at the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries

20th century



21st century

Aerial view of the city center in 2013 Bonn - Zentrum, Luftaufnahme.jpg
Aerial view of the city center in 2013

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