The firearm was originally invented in China during the 13th century AD, after the
Chinese invented gunpowder during the 9th century AD. These inventions ...
Gun Timeline. Historical timeline of the development of modern weapons starting
at 1364 with the first recorded use of a firearm and ending in 1892 with the ...
1364: First recorded use of a firearm - shooter lit wicks by hand that ingnited
gunpowder that was loaded into the gun barrel. 1400s: Matchlock guns - first ...
1928 Gun control, the Law on Firearms and Ammunition, was introduced to
Germany under the Weimar regime (there was no Right to Arms in the
Constitution of ...
The National Firearms Act targeted fully-automatic weapons, short-barreled shotguns and rifles, pen and cane guns
, and other firearms defined as “gangster weapons.”
President George W. Bush was criticized by gun
control supporters for not actively pressuring Congre... More »
The earliest picture of a gun is in a manuscript dated showing a pear-shaped
cannon ... Guns were fired by holding a burning wick to a “touch hole” in the
Mar 12, 2013 ... This article is part of a series on Guns in America that explores the use ... of
firearms — a robust and colorful timeline that dates back centuries.
Sep 22, 2013 ... Firearm History Timeline. ... 1750, Contriner of Vienna designed a 15 shot
compressed air gun. 1750, The first Kentucky rifles were ...
The following timeline catalogs incidents of insurrectionist violence (or the
promotion of such violence) that have occurred since that decision was issued.
Aug 19, 2012 ... 1836: Colt obtains U.S. patent for a firearm with a revolving cylinder containing.
He builds his first plant in Paterson, N.J., and develops several ...