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Timeline of Calgary history

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Timeline of Calgary history

This is a timeline of the history of Calgary.


  • 18th century 1
  • 19th century 2
  • 20th century 3
  • 21st century 4
  • See also 5
  • Notes 6

18th century

19th century

20th century

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

21st century

  • 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


  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. ^  
  5. ^ Calgary architecture : the boom years, 1972-1982, Pierre S Guimond; Brian R Sinclair, Detselig Enterprises, 1984, ISBN 0-920490-38-7

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