|Though, in actuality, Dune was only released to the public in 1965, many events before its publication were responsible for its fabrication.|
1930Frank Herbert, creator of Dune, is born.
1946David Lynch, future director of Dune is born.
1947Brian Herbert, son of Frank Herbert, is born.
1962Kevin J. Anderson is born.
1965Frank Herbert publishes his first Dune book, simply called Dune, and begins a great new chapter in the science fiction world. The book will be made into a series in 2000.
1966Dune wins the Hugo and Nebula Awards for best science fiction novel.
1969Following the success of Dune, Dune Messiah is released. It was originally serialised in a magazine.
1976Concluding the Dune Trilogy, Children of Dune is released. It will later be made into a television show, in the same way as Dune, in 2003.
1977Children of Dune is nominated for the Hugo and Nebula Award.
1981Continuing the great Dune series, God Emperor of Dune is written.
1984Heretics of Dune is written.
David Lynch adapts Dune into a film.
The Dune Encyclopedia is published.
Doon is released.
1985The final book of Frank Herbert's, Chapterhouse Dune, is released. He dies shortly afterwards.
Eye is published.
1999Dune: House Atreides, a prequel, is written by Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson.
2000Dune: House Harkonnen is writtem.
Dune is adapted into a miniseries for the Sci Fi Channel.
2001Dune: House Corrino is written.
2002Dune: The Butlerian Jihad, first in the Legends of Dune, is written.
2003Dune: The Machine Crusade is written.
Children of Dune is adapted into a miniseries.