The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Oran, Algeria.

Prior to 19th centuryEdit

19th centuryEdit

20th centuryEdit

1900s–1940sEdit

  • 1907 – Construction of the theatre.[citation needed]
  • 1909 – December 14: the first flight in Oran is carried out by Julien Serviès on a Sommer monoplane at Sénia,. Next 9 January, a great meeting gathers forty thousand people, also in Sénia, in the presence of Marshal Lyautey.[citation needed]
  • 1912 – Population: 123,086.[9]
  • 1913 – Cathedral Sacré Coeur built.
  • 1928 – Oran socialiste newspaper begins publication.
  • 1930 – Creation of new districts, less dense and more luxurious: these included higher Gambetta, Bon Reception, the Beavers, Médioni, Small Boulanger, Cité... This development continues overall with the creation of districts even more sumptuous, overflowing the first crown (district of Saint-Hubert, Palm trees, Point of the Day, Gambetta...)[citation needed]
  • 1930–32 – Sénia, the Oran aérodrome, is where several world records of duration and distance in closed loop are established.[citation needed]
  • 1936 – Population: 195,000.[1]
  • 1940
  • 1942 – November 8: as prelude to the invasion of Italy, the British and the Americans land at Arzew, and Oran capitulates on November 10.[citation needed]
  • 1946 – MC Oran football club formed.
  • 1947 – Camus' fictional novel The Plague published.[3]
  • 1948 – Population: 244,594.[10]
  • 1949 – OS attack post office.[11]

1950s–1990sEdit

21st centuryEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o Tinthoin 1956.
  2. ^ a b c Stanley 2008.
  3. ^ a b c d e f Phillip C. Naylor (2006). Historical Dictionary of Algeria. Scarecrow Press. ISBN 978-0-8108-6480-1.
  4. ^ J.M. López Marinas; R. Salord (1991). "Problems regarding the investigation of the 1790 Orán seismic period". Tectonophysics. 193 (1–3): 237–239. doi:10.1016/0040-1951(91)90204-6.
  5. ^ "Chronology of Catholic Dioceses: Algeria". Norway: Roman Catholic Diocese of Oslo. Retrieved 19 July 2017.
  6. ^ Saddek Benkada (2000). "Un Patrimoine culturel: les publications de la Société de Géographie et d'Archéologie d'Oran (1878–1988)". Insaniyat (in French) (12): 115–128. doi:10.4000/insaniyat.7910. ISSN 2253-0738.  
  7. ^ Senhadji Khiat 2010.
  8. ^ Seguy 1888.
  9. ^ "France: Africa: Algeria". Statesman's Year-Book. London: Macmillan and Co. 1921. pp. 880–886 – via Internet Archive.
  10. ^ "Population of capital city and cities of 100,000 or more inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 1955. New York: Statistical Office of the United Nations.
  11. ^ a b "Algeria". Political Chronology of Africa. Political Chronologies of the World. Europa Publications. 2001. p. 1+. ISBN 978-0203409954.
  12. ^ a b c "Tallest buildings in Oran". Emporis.com. Hamburg: Emporis GmbH. Retrieved 19 July 2017.
  13. ^ United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Statistical Office (1976). "Population of capital city and cities of 100,000 and more inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 1975. New York. pp. 253–279.
  14. ^ United Nations Department for Economic and Social Information and Policy Analysis, Statistics Division (1997). "Population of capital cities and cities of 100,000 and more inhabitants". 1995 Demographic Yearbook. New York. pp. 262–321.
  15. ^ Marc Schade-Poulsen (1999). Men and Popular Music in Algeria: The Social Significance of Raï. University of Texas Press. ISBN 978-0-292-77740-8.
  16. ^ "Population of capital cities and cities of 100,000 or more inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 2005. United Nations Statistics Division.
  17. ^ "Population of capital cities and cities of 100,000 or more inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 2015. United Nations Statistics Division. 2016. Wahran
  18. ^ "Algeria Inaugurates New Renault Plant in Oran", New York Times, 10 November 2014
  19. ^ "AG extraordinaire aujourd'hui: L'APC d'Oran passera de 12 à 18 délégations communales", Le Quotidien d'Oran (in French), Oran, 16 January 2017
  20. ^ "APC d'Oran: Installation de nouveaux directeurs", Le Carrefour d'Algérie (in French), Oran, 6 February 2017
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