1857 – Alfonso XII was born in Madrid, Spain on the 28th of November.
1868 – He accompanied Queen Isabella and her husband to Paris, and from there he was sent to Theresianum at Vienna to continue his studies.
1870 – He was recalled to Paris on the 25th of June.
1874 – He proclaimed himself the sole representative of the Spanish monarchy on the 1st of December.
1875-1885 – He was the King of Spain.
1876 – His abandonment of the struggle.
1878 – Alfonso XII married Princess Maria de las Mercedes on the 23rd of January.
1879 – He married Archduchess Maria Christina of Austria on the 29th of November.
1881 – He refused to sanction the law and summoned Praxedes Mateo Sagasta to form a cabinet.
1885 – He died of tuberculosis in Madrid, Spain on the 25th of November.