The history of Latvia covers the social and political events and influences of early societies ranging from the end of the ice age )around 90000 BC) until a few years ago. Latvia's history is very old and continuous as far a languages are concerned.
Please, include here English language webpages that give an historical account of past events, social beliefs, philosophies and political events that specifically had an impact on the country of Latvia. History of Latvia pages that are in Latvian should be submitted to the World/Latviski/Valstis_un_reģioni/Latvija/Sabiedrība_un_kultūra/Vēsture/ category.