Events 101 - 114 of 114
- 2000-03-02 Former Chilean dictator General Augusto Pinochet heads home after being told the UK would not extradite him on torture charges
- 2004-12-13 Former Chilean dictator, General Augusto Pinochet is put under house arrest, after being sued under accusations over 9 kidnapping actions and manslaughter. The house arrest is lifted the same day on appeal.
- 2008-05-06 Chaiten Volcano erupts in Chile, forcing the evacuation of more than 4,500 people.
- 2009-06-05 Chile officially enters recession; it is the first South American country to enter the global recession
- 2010-02-27 Central Chile is hit with an 8.8 magnitude earthquake.
- 2010-03-11 Sebastián Piñera become Chilean president
2010-10-13 Copiapó mining accident in Chile comes to a happy end as all 33 miners arrive at the surface after surviving a record 69 days underground
- 2013-12-15 Michelle Bachelet is re-elected President of Chile
- 2015-07-04 Chile win football's Copa America for the first time
- 2015-09-16 8.3 magnitude quake hits off coast of Illapel, Chile killing 11 and prompting evacuation of 1 million