Chapter 13 timeline

  • Feb 1, 1487

    Bartholomeu Dias rounds tip of Africa

    Started his journey
  • Period: Jan 27, 1491 to

    chapt 13

  • Oct 12, 1492

    Columbus reaches West Indies

  • Jun 7, 1494

    Treaty of Tordesillas signed

    divided ocean
  • Jul 8, 1497

    Vasco da Gama sails across Indian Ocean to India

    fleet of four ships with a crew of 170 men from Lisbon. The distance traveled in the journey around Africa to India and back was greater than around the equator
  • Feb 1, 1498

    Da Gama

    sails across indian ocean to india
  • Feb 1, 1500


    lands in South America
  • Feb 1, 1511


    Discovers Melaka
  • Feb 1, 1518

    Slaves brought over

    brought first to brazil in 1518 and then was ended during the civil war in America
  • Apr 27, 1519

    Ferdinand Magellan circumnavigates the world

    Magellan's expedition of 1519–1522 became the first expedition to sail from the Atlantic Ocean into the Pacific Ocean
  • Feb 1, 1521

    Spain rules Mexico

    they rule for 300 more years
  • Aug 13, 1521

    Aztecs were defeated by..

    Hernan Cortez along with Christopher Columbus and the Spanish Soldiers
  • Jan 27, 1528

    who defeated incas...

    Francisco Pizzaro
  • Sep 15, 1555

    Peace of Augsburg

    The Peace of Augsburg was a treaty between Charles V and the forces of the Schmalkaldic League, an alliance of Lutheran princes, on September 25, 1555, at the imperial city of Augsburg, now in present-day Bavaria, Germany.
  • Dutch establish settlements on North America

    started in 1590's
  • French

    start to settle in quebec, in llouisian in 1682
  • Dutch

    sails to india
  • england

    Sails to india
  • Henry Hudson discovers Hudson Bay

  • English

    take New Netherlands which is present day new york
  • England rules Canada

    Egland ruled Canada for about 100 years
  • England rules America

    ruled since they discovered the Americas