Ap European History Timeline

  • 1346

    The start of the Black Plague

    The start of the Black Plague
  • 1450

    The development of the Printing Press

    The development of the Printing Press
    -Helped spread mass amounts of books, and knowledge.
    -Quick easy and cheap.
  • 1492

    The start of European Explorations

    The start of European Explorations
    -The discovery of the "New World"
    -New trade routes worldwide
    -The invention of the quadrant
  • 1494

    Dive for European Power

    Dive for European Power
  • 1519

    The Downfall of the Aztecs

    The Downfall of the Aztecs
    -Europeans traded, and enslaved natives.
    -Hernando Cortes arrived in the gulf of mexico.
    - Cortes leads uprising neighbors to take down the Aztec empire.
  • 1524

    The conquest of Peru

    The conquest of Peru
    -Francesco Pizar set a trap for the King of the incas, took his riches and his life
    -enslaved the natives
    -Most of latin america went to Spain