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Age of Exploration

Timeline created by fratboy_mandoza in History
Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
125px mameluke flag svg small square 1st Jan, 1400 LEBANON Mamluke Rule from 1282.
1747967 alvise ca da mosto venetian explorer mauritania small square 1st Jan, 1455 PORTUGAL - Cadamosto Cadamosto reached the mouth of the Gambia River in West Africa.
Christopher columbus 4 small square 3rd Aug, 1492 SPAIN - Columbus Christopher Columbus sets sail for India.
Columbus taking possession small square 12th Oct, 1492 SPAIN - Columbus Columbus reaches San Salvadore.
Cabot small square 24th Jun, 1497 ENGLAND - Cabot John Cabot found Newfoundland
Vasco da gama small square 8th Jul, 1497 PORTUGAL - De Gama De Gama set sail to make his way around Cape Good Hope.
Vascodagamalandsatcalicut small square 21st May, 1498 PORTUGAL - De Gama De Gama became the first European to set foot on Indian soil.
Timeline small square 5th Sep, 1500 PORTUGAL - Gaspar Gaspar discovered Greenland.
Timeline small square 6th Sep, 1500 PORTUGAL Brazil claimed for Portugal.
350px columbus landing on hispaniola adj small square 7th Nov, 1503 SPAIN - Columbus Columbus finds Jamaica.
Balboa small square 25th Sep, 1513 SPAIN - Balboa Balboa discovers the Pacific Ocean.
300px flag of the ottoman empire  281453 1844 29 svg small square 1st Jan, 1516 LEBANON Fall of Mamluke rule and beginning of Ottoman rule.
Fort caroline small square 20th Sep, 1516 SPAIN - Menendez Menendez attacked and massacred everyone in Fort Caroline.
Strait1 small square 10th Aug, 1519 SPAIN - Magellan Magellan set sail to circumnavigate the world.
Cortez montezuma mexico city small square 8th Nov, 1519 SPAIN - Cotres Cortes reaches Tenoichtitlan.
Magellan small square 4th Sep, 1520 SPAIN - Magellan Pacific Ocean named due to its calm waters.
Guam small square 7th May, 1521 SPAIN - Magellan Magellan arrives at Guam.
Noche triste3 small square 4th Sep, 1521 SPAIN - Cortes Cortes defeats the entire Aztec Nation.
Pizarro seizing the inca of peru small square 1st Aug, 1533 SPAIN - Pizzaro Pizzaro defeats the Inca and returns with three times more than Cortes at the Aztec.
Jacques cartier claims canada for france  illustration from newnes pictorial book of knowledge small square 6th Sep, 1534 FRANCE - Cartier Cartier discovers Montreal and St. Lawrence River.
Fountainofyouth small square 30th May, 1539 SPAIN - De Soto De Soto set sail for the Bahamas to find the Fountain of Youth and lands in Florida.
Dorado5 small square 7th Aug, 1540 SPAIN - Coronado Coronado sets out on an Expedition through Mexico to find Cibola, the famed "City of Gold".
De soto mississippi river small square 4th Sep, 1541 SPAIN - De Soto Mississippi River discovered.
Samuel de champlain s small square FRANCE - Champlain Champlain settled Montreal.
Henryhudson small square ENGLAND - Hudson Henry Hudson discovered the bay that would become New York Harbor.
Timeline small square LEBANON Prince Fakhr EdDine returns from exile.
Timeline small square NETHERLANDS Batuia colonized by the Dutch.
7633 004 e2361b37 small square NETHERLANDS - Coen Lothen taken by force.
1024color small square LEBANON Prince Fakhr EdDine defeats Mustafa Pasha at Anjar.
Timeline small square LEBANON Execution of Prince Fakhr EdDine II at Constantinople.
Tasman island tasmania small square NETHERLANDS - Tasman Tasman discovered the shore of Tasmania.
Murderers  bay  cropped  small square NETHERLANDS - Tasman Tasman discoveres New Zeland.
Expl2a 00266 small square FRANCE - Joilet Lois Joilet discoveres Mississippi River.
Timeline small square FRANCE - Cadillac Cadillac set sail for Canada
Cadillac small square FRANCE - Cadillac Cadillac founded Detroit.