Viva mexico

Timeline Central America

  • Jan 10, 1325

    Aztecs found Tenochitlan

    Aztecs found Tenochitlan
    The Aztecs moved to Tenochitlan.
  • Apr 26, 1502


    Montezuma becomes Aztec emperor.
  • Jan 7, 1519


    Cortez over threw the last of the aztec emperor.The spanish conquistador
  • Viceroy

    Viceroy is recalled to spain after rioting in Mexico City by Indians and others.
  • expoltion of jesuitas

    expoltion of jesuitas
    They decide to expolt jesuitas out of the Mexican territory.
  • Aztecs sculpture

    Aztecs sculpture
    Two massive Aztec sculptures are dig up in Mexico City.
  • Mexico declares

    Mexico declares
    Mexico declares independence from Spain.
  • Texas get its independence

    Texas get its independence
    Santa Anna is defeated by the Tejanos.
  • Texas Annexed

    Texas Annexed
    The United States annexed the Republic of Texas. President James K. Polk sent John Slidell to Mexico to settle differences but war party in Mexico under Paredes won out.
  • Santa Anna leads to power.

    Santa Anna leads to power.
    Santa Anna turns in his coat and led the centrists to power.
  • New Constitution

    New Constitution
    A new constitution and a liberal victory, but three years of civil war followed until Benito Juarez emerged as liberal leader and President.
  • European`s

    European intervention during the American Civil War by Great Britain, Spain and France. First two withdrew shortly thereafter.
  • Mexico City

    Mexico City
    French army captured Mexico City and Archduke Maximilian of Austria-Hungary, a Hapsburg, proclaimed second Emperor of Mexico.
  • French withdrew soldiers

    French withdrew soldiers
    The Civil War ended, the United States sent troops to the border, the French withdrew and Maximilian is executed at Querétaro. Empress Carlotta went mad.
  • Juarez again as President

    Juarez again as President
    Juarez is again President of Mexico.
  • Death of Benito Juarez

    Death of Benito Juarez
    He died in office.
  • Porfirio Diaz

    Porfirio Diaz
    Porfirio Diáz dictator of Mexico for all but four years. Encouraged foreign exploitation of Mexico's natural wealth,
  • Beggining of Mexican Revolution

    Beggining of Mexican Revolution
    Mexican Revolution -- Madero, Huerta, Carranza, Villa and Zapata.
  • Metropolis

    Mexico City becomes a metropolis. Of all the serching for natural wealth.
  • New Constitution

    New Constitution
    New Mexican constitution adopted.
  • End of Mexican Revolution

    End of Mexican Revolution
    Mexican Revolution -- Madero, Huerta, Carranza, Villa and Zapata.
  • Revolutionary Reorganization

    Revolutionary Reorganization
    Started in 1920.Revolutionary reorganization. Calles President in 1924, suppressed Roman Catholic Church and nationalized oil. Obregón, again elected President in 1928, was assassinated and Calles took over once more. Ended in 1934.
  • Miguel Aleman

    Miguel Aleman
    Miguel Alemán elected first civilian President since Madero in 1911.
  • El grito de dolores

    El grito de dolores
    This day became known as Independence day for the Mexican community.
  • NAFTA Agreement

    NAFTA Agreement
    Mexico joined the U. S. and Canada in NAFTA, effective January 1, 1994.
  • Ernesto Zedillo

    Ernesto Zedillo
    Ernesto Zedillo Ponce de Leon inaugurated President of Mexico.
  • Banking Crisis

    Banking Crisis
    Mexican banking crisis. With U. S. aid the Mexican economy recovers.