Timeline of Calgary history

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This is a timeline of the history of Calgary.

18th century[edit]

19th century[edit]

20th century[edit]

2014-calgary reached a population of around 1,419,800

21st century[edit]

  • 2002 – J26 G8 Protests.
  • 2005 – Imperial Oil moved its headquarters from Toronto to Calgary in order to take advantage of Alberta's favourable corporate taxes and to be closer to its oil operations.
  • 2006 – EnCana announced the construction of the Bow, a 58-floor skyscraper in the downtown core of the city.
  • 2007 – 1,020,000 inhabitants.
  • 2008 – The Calgary Economic Region had an estimated population of 1,232,679.
  • 2010 – Centennial Place (Calgary) will finish.
  • 2013 - Widespread flooding across southern Alberta forces the evacuation of 75,000 Calgary residents

See also[edit]


Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Alberta Tourism, Parks, Recreation and Culture. "The Glenns". Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-08-24. 
  2. ^ Fitzgerald, J.G. (1885). Business directory of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Calgary, Alberta: Calgary Herald Printing & Publishing Co. 
  3. ^ City of Calgary. "Historical Information". Retrieved 2007-09-23. 
  4. ^ CBC Article. "Oil and Gas in Alberta". Archived from the original on 2007-05-23. Retrieved 2006-01-06. 
  5. ^ Calgary architecture : the boom years, 1972-1982, Pierre S Guimond; Brian R Sinclair, Detselig Enterprises, 1984, ISBN 0-920490-38-7


Coordinates: 51°02′42″N 114°03′26″W / 51.04500°N 114.05722°W / 51.04500; -114.05722