Personal Parallel Timeline By dannybess Sep 3, 1914 Paternal Great-Great Grandpa Fights in World War I My great-great grandpa (from my father's side) fights in the first World War, which happened 100 years ago! Sep 20, 1921 Maternal Great Grandma is Born My great-grandmother (from my mom's side) is born. Period: Sep 20, 1921 to Sep 16, 2011 Maternal Great Grandmother's Life Oct 15, 1933 Paternal Grandma's Family Runs Away Because of Stalin's politics, my grandma's family (from Dad's side) was forced to run away from their house in the countryside to a big city, and 'dissapeared'. Feb 19, 1941 Paternal Grandpa is Born Grandpa from Dad's side is born. Period: Feb 19, 1941 to Dec 31, 2014 Paternal Grandpa is Born Vlad Dincyn - February 19, 1941 - Present Jun 30, 1941 Paternal Great Grandpa goes to War World II My great grandpa from my father's side goes off to fight World War II. Aug 6, 1941 Paternal Grandpa Runs Away from Nazi Occupation Like my grandma's family, my grandpa and his family were also forced to move away to Kirghizia, to avoid the occupation of the Nazi's. Aug 14, 1941 Paternal Great Grandma Runs Away from Nazis In August of 1941, because of the Nazi's occupation, my great grandma was forced to move to Uzbekistan with the rest of the members of her medical university. Oct 5, 1943 Paternal Great-Grandmother Stars Working in Military Hospital My great-grandmother (from dad's side) stars working in a military hospital, to treat warriors from World War II. May 9, 1945 Maternal Great Grandfather Comes Back from WWII Great Grandpa from Mom's side comes back from World War 2! Jun 6, 1945 Paternal Grandma is Born Grandma from Dad's side is born, which is also the same day of Aleksandr Pushkin birthday! Period: Jun 6, 1945 to Dec 31, 2014 Paternal Grandma is Born Elena Bessonov - June 16, 1945 - Present Period: May 13, 1952 to Dec 31, 2014 Maternal Grandma is Born Karol Brill - May 13, 1952 - Present Period: Jun 1, 1952 to Dec 31, 2014 Maternal Grandpa is Born Vova Brill - June 1, 2014 - Present Sep 1, 1952 Paternal Grandma Starts School Grandma from Dad's side starts school in Kharkov, Ukraine. May 4, 1957 Paternal Grandfather Starts University My Grandfather from my father's side starts the University of Railway Transport. - note that all these names are translations from Ukrainian and Russian Dec 30, 1970 Paternal Grandparents Wedding Grandpa and Grandma from dad's side get married. Apr 18, 1972 Dad's BDay Alex (Dad) is born on April 18, 1972 in Kharkov, Ukraine. Period: Apr 18, 1972 to Dec 31, 2014 Father is Born Alex Bessonov - April 18, 1972 - Present Sep 12, 1972 Paternal Grandpa Files First Patent My Grandpa from Dad's side files his first patent, which in all, he has about 100! Apr 18, 1974 Maternal Grandparen'ts Wedding Grandma and Grandpa from Mom's side get married. Feb 28, 1975 Mom's BDay Natalie (Mom) is born on February 28, 1975 in Minsk, Belaurs. Mar 11, 1981 Dad Becomes Kharkov Champion of Chess My father becomes the youth champion of chess throughout Kharkov, Ukraine. Jul 14, 1991 Dad Starts University Alex (Dad) stars University at Tel Aviv University. Nov 3, 1992 Father Gets First Job Dad gets his first real job fixing and repairing computers. Jun 12, 1996 Mom meets Dad Natalie (Mom) and Alex (Dad) meet at my Aunt's wedding on June 12, 1996. Sep 4, 1997 Mom Finishes University Mom finishes University of Radio Electronics. Jul 19, 1998 Mom's and Dad's Wedding Mom and Dad get married on July 19, 1998. May 16, 2001 Daniel is Born Daniel Bessonov (me) is born in Good Samartin Hospital Period: May 16, 2001 to Dec 31, 2014 Daniel is Born Daniel Bessonov - May 16, 2001 - Present Jul 9, 2004 Daniel's First Internationl Trip Daniel goes to Minsk, Belarus, which is his first international trip. Sep 25, 2005 Daniel Falls on a Nail I fall on the sharpside of a nail and get stitches into my cheek. Aug 14, 2006 Daniel Starts School Daniel (me) starts Kindergarden at Baker Elementary School. Jun 4, 2007 First Trip to Paris Mom, Dad, and I go to France for the first time! Dec 18, 2009 Daniel Moves to Saratoga Elementary Daniel (me) moves to Saratoga, and starts going to Saratoga Elementary School. Nov 14, 2010 Daniel Swims from Alcatraz Alcatraz Swim Link I swim from Alcatraz! Nov 17, 2010 Michelle is Born Michelle is born! Period: Nov 17, 2010 to Dec 31, 2014 Michelle is Born Michelle Bessonov - Novemeber 17, 2010 - Present Jun 8, 2012 Daniel Graduates from 5th Grade I graduate from Saratoga Elementary School. Aug 6, 2012 Daniel Helps with Wounded Warriors Project I help raise money with friends for the Wounded Warriors Project. Dec 5, 2012 Daniel Completes His First Programming Course I complete my first programming course on coursera.org. (Android Applications and Java) Jul 5, 2013 Daniel Goes to EPGY I go to EPGY to study Mathematics. Dec 17, 2013 Michelle's First Trip in a Plane Michelle flies to Mexico, making it her first overseas trip. Mar 11, 2014 Daniel Completes Level 8 CM (Music) I earn my Level 8 Certificate of Merit in Piano at Stanford University.