vasco de gama sails for india

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In History
  • Oct 14, 1497

    Vasco De Gama sails for india

    Vasco De Gama sails for india
    Portuguese Vasco Da Gama began exploring the east african coast.
  • Establishment of the British east India company

    Establishment of the British east India company
    1) British took control
    2) British set up trading posts
  • Decline of the Mughal Empire

    Decline of the Mughal Empire
    Aurangzeb drained the empire of its resources. 2 million people died by famine. Most of his subjects felt no loyalty to him.
  • Industrial Revolution in Britian

    Industrial Revolution in Britian
    Rich landowners started buying up much of the land that villiage farmers use to work at.
  • British overcome French and take control of india

    British overcome French and take control of india
    British took control over east India. Most of it was directly or indierctly. British also took over along the Ganges River and a good amount of southern india.
  • Creation of the Indian National Congress

    Creation of the Indian National Congress
    Two groups came togethier to get rid of foriegn rule. Such as the priamrily Hindu Indian National Congress or congress party. Some divisons existed betwwen Hindus and Musilims.
  • Sepoy Rebellion

    Sepoy Rebellion
    British took over most of indias sub-contienent. Roumers were spreading that the cartriges of the rifles were greased with beef and pork fat.
  • British Colonized India

    British Colonized India
    British gover ment took quick command of India. The Sepot Mutiny flued racist attitudes of British.
  • Creation of the Muslim League

    Creation of the Muslim League
    It protects Muslims intrests. The leader or creation of the Muslim League is Muhummad Ali Jinnah.
  • Mohandas Gandhis leadership of the INC.

    Mohandas Gandhis leadership of the INC.
    When British did not sucees to punish the officers reponsible for the Amritsar massacare, Ghandi wanted the indian national congress to follow a policy or noncooperation with the British goverment.
  • Amritsar Massacre

    Amritsar Massacre
    At a huge festivle in an enclose square they told them selves to fast and pray nad also to listen to political speeches.
  • Rowlett Acts

    Rowlett Acts
    British passes the Rowlatt Act. These laws allowed the goverment to jail protesters without trial for no more longer then two years.
  • Gandhis Travels Stressing Nonviolent Resistance

    Gandhis Travels Stressing Nonviolent Resistance
    Mohandas Gandhi belived in nonviolence. Ghandi then launched his campaign law and nonviolence as the means toachieve independence.
  • The Salt March

    The Salt March
    Gandhi mage up a demostration to te hated Salt Acts. Indians could only but salt fry salt from no other place but the goverment, according to the British laws.
  • Goverment of India Act

    Goverment of India Act
    British parliament passed the goverment of India Act. It assd to local self-goverment and limited democratic electonics.
  • WW2-Riots betwwen Hindus and Muslims.

    WW2-Riots betwwen Hindus and Muslims.
    After World War, the britians had a good amount full of war dept. It was set for the british to hand over power.
  • Partition

    Partition
    India to sperate Hindu and Muslims nations. Thats the only way to ensure a safe and secure region.
  • Gandhi's Death

    Gandhi's Death
    A Hindu thought Ghandi was too over protective of muslims and Ghandi got shot and killed January 30th 1948.
  • Indian/Pakistan Independence

    Indian/Pakistan Independence
    More that 500 independerend natice prines had to decide witch nation they would join.