1886 – Karl Barth was born 10th of May in Basel, Switzerland.
1911-1921 – Served as a Reformed pastor in the village of Safenwil in the canton Aargau.
1913 – Married Nell Hoffman, a talented violinist.
1919 – Barth authored the book Der Römerbrief, The Epistle to the Romans.
1921-1925 – Served as professor of theology in Göttingen.
1927 – Wrote Die Lehre vom Worte Gottes: Prolegomena zur christlichen Dogmatik.
1932 – Barth published the first part-volume of the Dogmatics.
1947 – Together with Hans-Joachim Iwand, he authored the Darmstadt Statement.
1959 – He wrote "Den Gefangenen Befreiung: Predigten aus den Jahren 1954-1959".
1962 – Visited the USA, where he lectured at Princeton Theological Seminary and the University of Chicago.
1968 – Karl Barth died on the 10th of December in Basel, Switzerland.