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1984 - timeline
Winston Smith born.
The world picks itself up after the ravaging of World War III, spawning the rise of Big Brother.
Oceania's coal output is 605 million tons.
October: Minrec brother wins mini chess championship.
Oceania's coal output reaches 630 million tons.
Wednesday 4th April: Winston Smith begins keeping a diary, charting his rebellion against Big Brother.
Saturday 12th May: Winston Smith writes in his diary: "Freedom is the freedom to say two plus two equals four. If that is granted, all else follows.".
Newspeak eclipses Oldspeak.