Timeline of Trieste history

Prior to 19th century

     1320 - Trieste Cathedral built.

  • 1680 - Castle built.
  • 1682 - Church of Santa Maria Maggiore built.
  • 1753 - Nautical School founded.
  • 1756 - Canal Grande constructed.
  • 1783 - Jewish primary school opens.
  • 1784 - L'Osservatore Triestino newspaper begins publication.

19th century

  • 1809 - French in power
    • Population: 29,908
  • 1835 - Schiller Society founded.
  • 1839
    • Caffe degli Specchi in business