Parliamentary power peaks. Recognition of trade unions. Separation of church and state (1905). Important scientific and technological inventions.
1886 · The Statue of Liberty
The Statue of Liberty that is in France is identical to the one that sits in New York. The Statue was sent over from France. It symbolizes the alliance between the two countries. The French have nicknamed it the Laboulaye Lady
1889 · World Expo at Paris With the Eiffel Tower
The Eiffel Tower was built the year before the World Expo. During the World Expo in Paris the Eiffel Tower was revealed to the world. It was also during the expo that the Tower was lit up for the first time.
1 English: variant spelling of Barrett .2 French: from a diminutive of Barre .