Babylonians capture Jerusalem, replace Jehoiachin with Zedekiah as king.
Battle of Pydna: Romans under Lucius Aemilius Paullus defeat and capture Macedonian King Perseus, ending the Third Macedonian War.
Julius Caesar's general Gaius Scribonius Curio is defeated in the Second Battle of the Bagradas River by the Numidians under Publius Attius Varus and King Juba of Numidia. Curio commits suicide to avoid capture.
Battle of Mutina: Mark Antony is again defeated in battle by Aulus Hirtius, who is killed. Antony fails to capture Mutina and Decimus Brutus is murdered shortly after.
1st Crusaders capture & plunder Mara Syria
Crusaders capture Syria's harbor city of Tripoli
English forces under The Black Prince defeat French at Battle of Poitiers and capture the French King during the Hundred Years War
Troops of the Republic of Venice capture Udine, ending the independenceo f the Patriarchate of Aquileia.
Battle of Tumu Fortress - Mongolians capture the Chinese emperor.
Spanish conquistadors under Hernán Cortés capture Aztec Emperor Cuauhtémoc in Tenochtitlan marking the end of the Aztec Empire
The Ottoman Turks capture Nándorfehérvár, now known as Belgrade.
Ottoman Turks under Suleiman the Magnificent capture Buda, the capital of the Hungarian Kingdom. Dominate central Hungary for 150 years
Portuguese under Christovão da Gama capture a Moslem-occupied hillfort in northern Ethiopia in the Battle of Baçente.
Spaniards capture Fort Caroline Fla & massacre the French
Watergeuzen capture Brielle from the Spaniards, during the Eighty Years' War, gaining the first foothold on land for what would become the Dutch Republic.
Cosaks capture Russian boer leader Stenka Razin
Dutch troops capture Madurees prince Trunudjojo in Java
English & Dutch fleet capture Dunkerk
Blackbeard attacks a French merchant vessel called "La Concorde", which he would capture and rename as the "Queen Anne's Revenge"
American colonials capture Louisburg, Cape Breton Island from French
British capture Fort Beauséjour, expel Acadians
French capture Fort Oswego, NY
British capture Fort Niagara from French (7 Years' War)
British soldiers capture the town of Quebec.
Battle of Quebec ends, French surrender to British who capture Quebec City
The British capture Pondicherry, India from the French.
Pontiac's Rebellion: At what is now Mackinaw City, Michigan, Chippewas capture Fort Michilimackinac by diverting the garrison's attention with a game of lacrosse, then chasing a ball into the fort.
Green Mountain Boys capture Fort Ticonderoga NY-American Revolution
American Revolutionary forces capture Montreal
The American War of Independence: The Americans capture Dorchester Heights dominating the port of Boston, Massachusetts.
British forces capture Kip's Bay Manhattan during Revolution
Hessians capture Ft Lee, NJ
Shays' Rebellion suffers a setback when debt-ridden farmers, led by Capt Daniel Shays, fail to capture an arsenal at Springfield, Mass
Spanish capture British schooner Northwest America near Vancouver Island
British capture Capetown South Africa
Duke of York & Russians capture Alkmaar in Netherlands
British forces under the command of Major General Sir Isaac Brock capture Fort Detroit with the help of Indigenous warriors led by Tecumseh
Americans capture Frenchtown, Michigan Territory
Americans under Gen Pike capture Toronto; Pike is killed
Americans capture Ft George, Canada
Forces allied against Napoleon capture Paris
Americans capture Fort Erie, Canada (War of 1812)
British capture Prairie du Chien (Wisc)
Greek War of Independence: Turks capture the Greek town of Souli.
Greek War of Independence: Egyptian forces capture Psara in the Aegean Sea.
Turks capture the Acropolis & take Athens during Greek War of Independence
British capture Hong Kong from China
12,000 US troops capture Vera Cruz, Mexico
British & French troops capture Beijing
Harriet Tubman arrives in Auburn NY, on her last mission to free slaves, evading capture for 8 years on the Underground Railroad
Capture of New Orleans LA by the Union under Flag Officer Farragut
Gen John Hunt Morgan & his raiders capture Gallatin, TX
Robert E. Lee splits his army & sends Jackson to capture Harpers Ferry
Morgan's raiders capture federal garrison at Lexington, KY
Union forces capture Arkansas Post, or Ft Hindman, Arkansas
US President Johnson offers $100,000 reward for capture of Jefferson Davis
Abyssinian War ends as British and Indian troops capture Magdala and Ethiopian Emperor commits suicide
Arabs capture Egyptian premier Nabar Pasha
War of the Pacific: The Battle of Arica, assault and capture of Morro de Arica (Arica Cape), that ended the Campaña del Desierto (Desert Campaign).
The Shewan forces of Menelik defeat the Gojjame army in the Battle of Embabo. The Shewans capture Negus Tekle Haymanot of Gojjam, and heir victory leads to a Shewan hegemony over the territories south of the Abay River.
American Old West: Self-described "Black Bart the poet" gets away with his last stagecoach robbery, but leaves an incriminating clue that eventually leads to his capture.
After months of pursuit, generals of Menelik II of Ethiopia capture Gaki Sherocho, the last king of Kaffa, bringing an end to that ancient kingdom.
Boer General Botha fails to capture Fort Itala in Natal
Japanese troops advance in Korea, defeat the Russians at Chengiu, and capture the town
The Japanese Army capture the City of Dairen after landing troops along the south coast of Manchuria
Japanese troops capture Port Arthur from Russia, a blow to national morale and causing further discontent within Russia
Dutch capture Venezuelan navy
New Zealand force capture German Samoa
The British decide to try capture Constantinople and force Turkey out of the war; 78,000 ANZAC troops land at Gallipoli
French troops capture/Serbian army flees to Corfu
Moroccan troops capture Ft Douaumont
World War I: The Central Powers capture Bucharest.
British capture Gaza, Palestine, from Turks
October Revolution (Oct 25 OS) in Russia, Lenin and the Bolsheviks seize power, capture the Winter Palace, overthrowing Provisional Government
British forces under General Allenby capture Jerusalem
World War I: Arab forces under T. E. Lawrence (a/k/a "Lawrence of Arabia") capture Damascus.
Nazis capture General Dutch Persbureau (ANP)
British-French troops capture Narvik, Norway
In WW II, Germans capture Ostend & Ypres in Belgium & Lille in France
British/Australian troops capture Tobruk from Italians
Germans capture Crete
World War II: United States troops capture the Marshall Islands.
British troops capture Addis Ababa Ethiopia
British 12th airborne batallion and the 13th & 18th Hussars attack and capture Bréville
Allied troops capture Marseilles, France
During WW II, US troops capture Aachen, 1st large German city to fall
WWII: US 7th Army & allies forces capture Nuremberg & Stuttgart in Germany
Italian partisans capture Benito Mussolini at Dongo (Lake Como),
Allies capture Rangoon from the Japanese
North Korean forces capture Seoul, South Korea in opening phase of the Korean War
During Korean conflict, Chinese forces capture Seoul
Cuban revolutionary forces capture Havana
Israeli soldiers capture Adolf Eichmann in Buenos Aires
Israel announces capture of Nazi Adolf Eichmann in Argentina
North Vietnamese capture US Green Beret Camp at Ashau Valley
US troop capture Hill 937/Hamburger Hill Vietnam
The Provisional IRA assassinates Ross McWhirter, after a press conference in which McWhirter announced a reward for the capture of those responsible for multiple bombings and shootings across England.
5 Croatian terrorists capture TWA-plane at La Guardia Airport, NY
Vietnamese forces capture Phnom Penh from Khmer Rouge
NY Yankees capture 33rd AL pennant, sweeping 3 games from Oakland A's
Iranian commandos end capture of Kuwaiti plane
NBC bids record $401M to capture rights to 1992 Barcelona Olympics
US bust Chinese ring, capture record 820 lbs heroin ($1B st value)
US capture record 820 lbs of heroin ($1 B street value)[dup]
Mazda becomes 1st Japanese car to capture Le Mans 24 hour race
Tamil Tigers capture Sri Lanka poet Selvi
San Diego State's Marshall Faulk is 1st freshman to capture national rushing & scoring titles
Armenian forces capture Shusha, marking a major turning point in the Karabakh War.
Battle of Mogadishu: In an attempt to capture officials of warlord Mohamed Farrah Aidid's organisation in Mogadishu, Somalia, 18 US Soldiers and about 1,000 Somalis are killed in heavy fighting.
4 Moslem fundamentalists capture Air France pilot in Algiers
In Afghanistan, the Taliban capture the capital city Kabul after driving out President Burhanuddin Rabbani and executing former leader Mohammad Najibullah.
U.S. troops capture Baghdad; Saddam Hussein's regime falls two days later.
U.S. troops in Baghdad capture Abu Abbas, leader of the Palestinian group that killed an American on the hijacked cruise liner the Achille Lauro in 1985.
President George W. Bush announces the capture of Saddam Hussein.
Rebels from the Revolutionary Artibonite Resistance Front capture the city of Gonaïves, starting the 2004 Haiti rebellion.
Nepal King Gyanendra exercises Coup d'état to capture the democracy becoming Chairman of the Councils of ministers.
Georgia launches a military offensive to surround and capture the capital of South Ossetia, Tskhinvali, from Russian control, starting the South Ossetia War.
Libyan militias capture Bani Walid resulting in 130 civilian deaths
Syrian rebels capture a major oil field in Deir ez-Zor Governorate
The Seleka rebel coalition kills 15 people during its capture of Bria, the Central African Republic
NASA unveils plans to capture a 500 ton asteroid in 2025
Syrian rebels capture Ar-Raqqah, their first major city
US claims capture of IS chemical weapons expert
Rebels capture village near Aleppo, 73 killed: monitor
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Beckwith Havens, The Capture of New York
Frank Matts, The Capture
George P. Horse Capture, I'd Rather be Powwowing
Mikey Welsh, Weezer: Video Capture Device - Treasures from the Vault 1991-2002
Daniel Taraschke, Capture & Kill
Eric Maxwell, Capture
Christopher Abbott, Capture Anthologies: Fables & Fairytales
David T. Guest, Capture Anthologies: The Dimensions of Self
Mandy Lee Berger, Capture the Flag
John Godfrey, Capture
Liam Treacy, Capture
Lucie Carrington, Capture
Rachel Davies, Capture Anthologies: Love, Lust and Tragedy
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