Age of Exploration

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  • Feb 8, 1400

    Spanish and Portuguses designers mad important advances in ship-building technology

    Spanish and Portuguses designers mad important advances in ship-building technology
  • Aug 1, 1492

    Christopher Columbus left Spain

    Christopher Columbus left Spain
  • Oct 12, 1492

    Columbus named a tiny island San Salvador

    Columbus named a tiny island San Salvador
  • Feb 5, 1493

    Pope Alexander VI issued an edict

    Pope Alexander VI issued an edict
  • Feb 7, 1500

    European powers aimed to colonize overseas lands

    European powers aimed to colonize overseas lands
  • Feb 8, 1500

    The population of Europe increased

    The population of Europe increased
  • Feb 5, 1510

    Dias and Gama conquered part of the southwest coast India

    Dias and Gama conquered part of the southwest coast India
  • Feb 5, 1519

    Ferdinand Magellan set out from Spain with five ships across Atlantic to South America

    Ferdinand Magellan set out from Spain with five ships across Atlantic to South America
  • Feb 5, 1521

    Magellan died in a fight with islanders

    Magellan died in a fight with islanders
  • Feb 5, 1522

    One ship and 18 crew members returned to Spain

    One ship and 18 crew members returned to Spain
  • Period:
    Jan 1, 1400
    to

    Age of Exploration

  • Period:
    Jan 1, 1400
    to
    Feb 5, 1500

    European monarchssupoorted exploration and colonization

  • Period:
    Jan 1, 1400
    to

    Commerical Revolution

  • Period:
    Jan 1, 1493
    to
    Feb 5, 1504

    Columbus made three more voyages

  • Period:
    Jan 1, 1497
    to
    Feb 5, 1504

    Amerigo Vespucci crossed the Atlantic several times