Fahrenheit 451 Timeline By audreyheatherjake Jan 1, 1901 Montag meets Clarisse Montag is walking down the road. He approaches Clarisse and they start talking. They walk to her house. He starts looking for her every time he is walking. Jan 2, 1901 Montag's wife gets sick Montag gets home at night. He steps on an empty sleeping pill bottle, and realizes that his wife overdosed. He calls the ambulance, and they get the medicine out of her. Jan 3, 1901 Clarisse dies Montag doesn't walk with Clarisse for a while. He asks his wife if she has seen her lately, and she tells him that she died. Jan 4, 1901 Montag becomes interested in books After Clarisse dies, Montag gets curious about books. He tries to plan out a way to get one to take home. Jan 5, 1901 Montag takes a book from a house When the firemen go to a house that needs burning, he grabs a book and takes it home. He later shows it to his wife. Jan 6, 1901 His wife pulls the alarm on him Montag won't return the books he has, so his wife pulls the alarm. The firemen go to his house to burn it. Jan 7, 1901 The firemen come to burn Montags house Mildred pulls the alarm. Montag and the other firemen get to his house. He wont give them the books. Montag kills Beatty with a flame thrower. Jan 8, 1901 Montag gets away from the firemen When the firemen come to Montags house and try to get the books, he runs away. He escapes through the back alleys. Jan 9, 1901 Montag has to run away from the government. Once he gets away from the firemen the governmet goes after him. While he is running away from them he gets shot at. Jan 10, 1901 Montage gets away from the government. Montage gets away from the government. He becomes a hobo, and him and the other hobos start collecting books.