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This is an incomplete chronological list of events characterized by at least one source as riots.

Contents

Seventeenth century and earlier

Salt Riot in Moscow Kremlin by E. Lissner

Eighteenth century

Paul Revere's engraving of the Boston Massacre

Nineteenth century

1844 Philadelphia Nativist Riots

20th century

Bloody Sunday massacre in St. Petersburg.

1930s

Fires rage during the Bonus Army March

1940s

Dead and wounded after the 'Direct Action Day' battle between Hindus and Muslims

1950s

1960s

1970s

1980s

1990s - 2000

21st century

Many of Ahmedabad's buildings were set on fire during 2002 Gujarat violence

Northern Ireland)

[39],Greece, Jan 11+15

See also

External links

  • Revolution '67 - Documentary about the Newark, New Jersey race riots of 1967

References


Simple English


This is a list of important riots that happened:

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17th century and earlier

18th century

19th century

20th century

1960s

  • 1964 - New York City 1964 race riot July 18-23
  • 1964 - Rochester 1964 race riot July 24-25, (Rochester, New York, USA)
  • 1964 - Jersey City 1964 race riot August 2-4, (Jersey City, New Jersey, USA)
  • 1964 - Paterson 1964 race riot August 11-13, (Paterson, New Jersey, USA)
  • 1964 - Elizabeth 1964 race riot August 11-13 (Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA)
  • 1964 - Chicago (Dixmoor) 1964 race riot August 16-17
  • 1964 - Philadelphia 1964 race riot August 28-30
  • 1965 - Watts Riot, Aug. 1965, (Los Angeles, California, USA)
  • 1966 - Fire Hydrant Riots, July 1966, Chicago, Illinois
  • 1966 - Hough Riots, July 1966, Cleveland, OH
  • 1966 - Hunter's Point Riot, (San Francisco, California, USA)
  • 1967 - Bhagalpur riots of 1967, (Bhagalpur, India)
  • 1967 - 1967 Newark riots, July 1967, (Newark, New Jersey, USA)
  • 1967 - 1967 Plainfield riots, July 1967,(Plainfield, New Jersey, USA)
  • 1967 - Cambridge, MD Riot 1967, July 1967,(Cambridge, Maryland, USA)
  • 1967 - 12th Street Riot, July 1967, (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
  • 1967 - Hong Kong 1967 riots, (Hong Kong)
  • 1968 - Orangeburg, SC riot, (Orangeburg, South Carolina), USA)
  • 1968 - 1968 Washington, DC riots, April 1968, (Washington, D.C., USA)
  • 1968 - Baltimore Riot 1968, (April 1968, Baltimore, MD, USA)
  • 1968 - Chicago riot of April 1968, (Chicago, Illinois, USA)
  • 1968 - Kansas City riot of April 1968, (Kansas City, MO, USA)
  • 1968 - May 1968 popular uprising (France)
  • 1968 - Louisville riots of 1968, May 1968 (Louisville, Kentucky, USA)
  • 1968 - Glenville Shootout, Cleveland, OH
  • 1968 - 1968 Democratic National Convention riot, Aug. 1968, (Chicago, Illinois, USA)
  • 1968 - Rodney Riots, (Kingston, Jamaica)
  • 1969 - Sir George Williams Computer Riot, (Montreal, Canada)
  • 1969 - Stonewall Riots, June 1969, (New York City, New York, USA)
  • 1969 - York Race Riot, July 1969, (York, Pennsylvania, USA)
  • 1969 - May 13th race riots, (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
  • 1969 - Battle of the Bogside, August 1969 (Derry, Northern Ireland}
  • 1969 - Northern Ireland riots of August 1969
  • 1969 - Days of Rage, Oct. 1969, (Chicago, Illinois, USA)
  • 1969 - Murray-Hill riot, (Montréal, Québec, Canada)

1970s

  • 1970 - Augusta Georgia Riot, May 1970, (Augusta, Georgia, USA)
  • 1970 - Asbury Park Riots, July 1970, (Asbury Park, New Jersey, USA)
  • 1970 - Harakat Tahrir riots, El-Aaiun
  • 1970 - Kent State Riots/Shootings, May 1970, (Kent, Ohio, USA)
  • 1970 - Hard Hat riot, Wall Street, May 8, 1970, (New York City, New York, USA)
  • 1971 - May Day Protests 1971, May 1971, (Washington, D.C., USA)
  • 1971 - 1971 Springbok tour (Australia)
  • 1971 - Camden Riots, August 1971, (Camden, New Jersey, USA)
  • 1971 - Attica Prison uprising, (Attica, New York, USA)
  • 1971 - San Quentin Prison riot, (San Quentin, California, USA)
  • 1971 - Kingston Penitentiary riots, (Kingston, Ontario), USA)
  • 1971 - Black Muslim Rally and Riot, (Baton Rouge, Louisiana)
  • 1973 and 1974 - Athens Polytechnic uprising, Greek student riots and revolution at National Technical University of Athens, military junta overthrown, (Greece)
  • 1975 - Livernois-Fenkell riot (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
  • 1976 - Notting Hill Carnival Riot (London, England)
  • 1976 - Soweto Riots (Soweto, South Africa)
  • 1977 - Bread Riots (Cairo, Egypt), Riots on Sadat time for the bad economy of Egypt.
  • 1977 - New York City Blackout Riot, July 1977, (New York City, New York, USA)
  • 1979 - Disco Demolition Night, (Chicago, Illinois, USA)
  • 1979 - White Night gay riots, May 1979 (San Francisco, California)
  • 1979 - Greensboro Riot/Shootings, Nov. 1979, (Greensboro, North Carolina, USA)
  • 1979 - Southall Riots, (Southall, West London, England)

1980s

1990s

  • 1990 - Poll Tax Riots, (London)
  • 1990 - Dinamo Zagreb-Red Star Belgrade riot, (Zagreb, Yugoslavia)
  • 1991 - 1991 Washington, DC riot in D.C.'s Mount Pleasant neighborhood, May 1991, (Washington, D.C., USA)
  • 1991 - 1991 Moscow August Putsch , GKChP (ГКЧП) riot, or August Coup Attempt, or August Putsch, 19-21 August 1991, (Moscow, Russia)
  • 1991 - Crown Heights Riot, Aug. 1991, (Brooklyn, New York, USA)
  • 1992 - L.A. riot/Rodney King riot, April-May (Los Angeles, California, USA)
  • 1992 - Bombay Riots - Riots in the Indian City of Mumbai (formerly Bombay) after the demolition of Babri Masjid, Ayodhya.
  • 1993 - Russian constitutional crisis of 1993 riots, Moscow, Russia
  • 1994 - Stanley Cup Riot, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, June 13, 1994.
  • 1995 - Brixton riot of 1995, (London, England)
  • 1995 - Manningham Riot, June 1995, (Bradford, West Yorkshire, UK)
  • 1996 - St. Petersburg, FL Riot 1996, Oct. 1996, (St. Petersburg, Florida, USA)
  • 1998 - Jakarta Riots of May 1998, (Jakarta, Indonesia)
  • 1998 - Washington State University student riot, May 1998, (Pullman, Washington, USA)
  • 1999 - Khaitan Riot, (Kuwait)
  • 1999 - Michigan State University student riot, April 1999, (East Lansing, Michigan, USA)
  • 1999 - Woodstock 1999 concert rioting, July 1999, near Rome, New York
  • 1999 - WTO Ministerial Conference of 1999, November, 1999 (Seattle, Washington, USA)
  • 2000 - Cochabamba protests of 2000, (Cochabamba, Bolivia)
  • 2000 - October Riots, (Israel)
  • 2000 - Al-Aqsa Intifada, Israel
  • 2000 - Chinese anti-corruption riot, [1] (Yangjiazhangzi, China)

21st century








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