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49 A.D.:
Ikkenia, Gangrel Methusulah, is Embraced in the woods surrounding Aix la Chapelle by Rufus.

300:
Start of the Germanic mass migration; settlements in the Aix la Chapelle valley.

500:
German Ventrue rule the region where Aix is tonight.

689:
In the Aix valley, Volker, a Nosferatu Elder, is Embraced.

711:
The Ventrue Ragnar makes Wolfram of Stolberg his ghoul.

742:
The Gangrel Rutold Bloodfist is Embraced in the woods surrounding Aix.

760:
Wolfram of Stolberg is Embraced by Ragnar.

777:
Einhard is Embraced by Bulvia.

785:
The Choeur Celeste starts building the Octagon.

800:
Mortals expect the end of the world. November 11: Aix la Chapelle Manifesto of the Choeur Celeste.

948:
Reign of the Trinity starts.

1092:
Rutold embraces Gottfriend.

1090:
Dana is born.

1097:
Rabbi Herschel Salomon is embraced by the Nosferatu Antonius Heerenven.

1105:
Eleni, who belongs to the kumpania of the Ravnos Tsula camping at the gates of Aix, Embraces Dana.

1136:
A traveling Cappadocian, Lucas Moravis, Embraces the thanatologist Master Habakkuk, an inhabitant of Aix.

1139:
Tsula Embraces Konstantin.

1145:
The Knight Falk of Maastricht is Embraced by an unknown Ventrue in Aix.

1149:
The army of the Second Crusade returns to Aix defeated. It brings a false grail to the city. The city's Cainites flourish. But change for the city looms on the horizon. In late fall, Nikolai of Tresckow (see Trinity) meets his Final Death in battle against Choeur Celeste. After the battle, Benedict of Cluny, the Choeur's leader, disappears without a trace.

1200:
Tsula's kumpania moves on.

1398:
The Toreador unmask the Setite Benedetto Rossanisi di Reggio, who has been posing as one of theirs for more than 250 years.

1400:
Notulf and Wolfram of Stolberg sit to court over Benedetto Rossanisi di Reggio and have him decapitated. Cocceius destroys Stolberg, overthrows Notulf and declares himself prince of the city.

1450:
Gottfriend is exulted as representative for Clan Gangrel in Aix.

1460:
The Nosferatu Smallpox Griet, who has been dwelling in Aix since the early Middle Ages, leaves the city and joins the Sabbat, where she remains active until tonight.

1499:
The relationship between the forest dwellers and the city dwellers improves extremely.

1507:

The Toreador Methusulah Calida who had reached Golconda long ago, leaves Aix together with Einhrd, Ventrue chronicler of Charlemagne. Finally, they leave Germany altogether and move to Ireland.


1517:
Gerberga, a revered mage in Aix, dies.

1600:
Ikkenai entrusts her clanmate Gottfried with guiding her brood and leaves the Aix valley.

1603:
Falk of Maastricht ferrets out a group of Inquisitors and kills them and all of their families.

1609:
Ikkenai learns of the Ventrue backets of the Orange and helps orchestrate a temporary truce.

1611:
Gottfriend formally becomes Gangrel primogen in Aix.

1620:
Notulf is subdued and arrested for massive violations of the First Tradition.

1621:
After a period of treacherous calm, Clan Lasombra renews its attacks from Spain. Ikkenai fights the Magisters and destroys some of the Sabbat packs flooding Flanders.

1629:
In Brandenburg, Ikkenai Embraces a drummer boy called Thomas.

1668:
The peace treaty of Aix ends the so-called devolution war, a cover for the conflict between French Toreador and Spanish Lasombra.

1739:
Falk of Maastricht becomes an archon of the Ventrue Justicar, Godefroy.

1748:
The Tremere enforce the second peace treaty of Aix la Chapelle, which ends the Austrian war of succession.

1762:
A cabal of mages notices Gottfried.

1792:
Villon masterminds a ruse that encourages Napolean's armies to conquer Aix.

1800:
Volker frees Notulf.

1815:
Napoleon is defeated at the Battle of Leipzig.

1864:
Thomas rescues Ikkenai, who lies in torpor after a battle with Louhi from the Artic, and takes her home to Aix.

1869:
Notulf starts having strange dreams.

1875:
Cocceius makes Gottfried his seneschal.

1900:
Notulf leaves Aix and retreats to the woods surrounding the city.

1919:
Falk of Maastricht is sent to Shanghai.

1934:
Falk of Maastricht is sent to Hong Kong.

1941:
Gottfried and his loyal pet ghoul Johann are destroyed in the Allied Forces' first massive bombing.

1943:
Allied Forces drops bombs on Aix again. Ikkenai leaves the city. The Octagon's magical protection saves the city from total devastation.

1944:
Tsula tries to kill Nazis are their Italian and Japanese allies in a mansion close to Aix and is destroyed by one of the German generals who turns out to be a mage. Konstantin becomes leader of the kumpania.

1945:
The kumpania returns to Aix, where Konstantin founds a sort of "de-Nazification" program for the city's Kindred.

1958:
Falk of Maastricht is sent to Los Angeles.