Chapter !3

  • Jan 27, 1420

    Portuguese exploring

    The Portuguese began to sail along the African Coast
  • Jan 31, 1487

    Batholomeu Dias

    Rounds tip of Africa. Open sea routes between Europe and Asia
  • Jan 27, 1488

    Bartholomeu Dias

    Round trip of Africa .
  • Jan 27, 1492

    Christopher Columbus

    Reaches the West Indies
  • Jan 27, 1494

    Treaty of Tordesillas

    Signed in 1494. Between Spanish and Portuguese
  • Jan 31, 1498

    Vasco da Gama

    Took four ships and sailed across the indian Ocean to India
  • Jan 14, 1500

    Pedro Cabral

    Lands in South America. Portuguese explorer
  • Jan 27, 1510


    He finds Melka, which is a striving spice trade.
  • Jan 31, 1518

    First enslaved Africans

    Taken from Africa to the New world and when slavery was abolished in U.S. Triangular trade
  • Jan 27, 1519

    Ferdinand Magellan

    Circumnavigates the world. First person to sail around the world.
  • Jan 27, 1520

    Aztecs defeated

    The spanish defeated the Aztecs
  • Jan 31, 1521

    Spanish rules Mexico(Beg. to End)

    New Spain. Spanish conquest
  • Jan 27, 1530

    Incas Defeated

    Incas defeated by Francisco Pizarro
  • Jan 27, 1555

    Peace of Augsburg

    Catholic church being attacked and split up.
  • England sails to India

    Dutch east India company
  • England rules Canada (beg. to end)

    Britished ruled from 1605 til 1763
  • England rules U.S. (beg. to End)

    1607 til 1776 Great Britian
  • Henry Hudson

    Discovered the Hudson Bay.
  • Dutch sail to India

    Henery hudson hired. founded hudson river
  • Dutch establish settlements on N. Amer.

    Voyage of Henery Hudson. NW passage
  • English take New Netherland

    English take over
  • French colonize Canada and Louisiana

    Frech held canada and Louisiana. Treaty of Paris