Historic events

  • 2000 BCE

    Appearance of the Tartessians

    Appearance of the Tartessians
    It was the first kingdom to appear in the Iberian Peninsula, it was quite prosperous
  • 800 BCE

    Creation of Gadir (Cádiz)

    Creation of Gadir (Cádiz)
    It was a city of the Phoenicians and the oldest in Europe
  • 264 BCE

    First Punic War

    First Punic War
    It was a war in which Carthaginians and Romans fought, leaving the Romans as the victors.
  • 154 BCE

    The wars against Celtiberians and Lusitanians

    The wars against Celtiberians and Lusitanians
    They represented the second phase of the conquering advance, directed towards the peoples of the center and west of the peninsula.
  • 19 BCE

    Conquest of the Iberian Peninsula by the Romans

    Conquest of the Iberian Peninsula by the Romans
    This period began with the Second Punic War and ended with the Asturian-Leonese wars.
  • 200

    The Roman crisis

    The Roman crisis
    culminated in the fall of the western Roman empire
  • 380

    Christianity as the official religion

     Christianity as the official religion
    Theodosius I established it as the official religion of the empire
  • 410

    The fall of the Roman Empire

    The fall of the Roman Empire
    The Roman Empire is defeated by the Visigoths.
  • 476

    The fall of the western Roman empire

     The fall of the western Roman empire
    The last emperor fell and the Western Roman Empire disappeared.
  • 631

    Unification of the peninsula by the Visigoths

    Unification of the peninsula by the Visigoths
    Suintilla unified the Iberian peninsula into one territory.
  • 631

    Unificacion de la Peninsula por los Visigodos

    Unificacion de la Peninsula por los Visigodos
    Suintilla unified the peninsula only in one territory
  • 711

    Comienzo de la conquista musulmana de la peninsula

    Comienzo de la conquista musulmana de la peninsula
    Started in Guadalete
  • 718

    Nacimiento del reino astur

    Nacimiento del reino astur
    Pelayo flees to the cantabrian mountains where he becomes the leader of the rebels
  • 722

    Final de la conquista musulmana

    Final de la conquista musulmana
    It happen in covadonga
  • 722

    La reconquista

    La reconquista
    Period in which the cristians survivors of the conquest and their muslim descendants, snatch the conquered land
  • Period: 722 to 1492

    La reconquista

    Period in which the cristian survivors of the conquest and their muslim descendants, snatch the conquered land
  • Period: 929 to 1031

    Califato de cordoba

    When Abderraman III becomes caliph
  • 1212

    Battle of Las Navas de Tolosa

    Battle of Las Navas de Tolosa
    It was the battle that got the Christian domain
  • 1273

    Creation of the honored council of the mesta

     Creation of the honored council of the mesta
    It was created by Alfonso X the wise man, he was in charge of the rights of farmers
  • 1468

    Treaty of Toros de Guisando

     Treaty of Toros de Guisando
    Enrique IV name Isabel II future queen of Castilla
  • 1469

    The marriage of the Catholic kings

    The marriage of the Catholic kings
    The Catholic kings Ferdinand II of Aragon and Isabel of Castile marry
  • Sep 4, 1479

    Treaty of Alcacovas-Toledo

    Treaty of Alcacovas-Toledo
    Isabella and Ferdinand finish becoming kings of Castile and the problem with Joan ends.
  • 1492

    fall of the Muslims and their expulsion

    fall of the Muslims and their expulsion
    It takes place in Granada against Boabdil
  • Apr 17, 1492

    Capitulaciones de Santa Fe

    Capitulaciones de Santa Fe
    Is a document in which are written the agreements reached with Christopher Columbus where the expedition by the sea to the west was planned.
  • Oct 12, 1492

    Exit from Palos

    Exit from Palos
    Christopher Colombus left Palos (Huelva) to go to América.
  • 1520

    Sad night

    Sad night
    It has the fight from the city of Tenochtitlan, starring the spanish conquerors and Hernán Cortés.
  • 1521

    Fundation of the city of New México.

    Fundation of the city of New México.
    Hernán Cortés win the war with Moctezuma and create the city of New México.
  • 1533

    Cuzco ocupation

    Cuzco ocupation
    Francisco Pizarro take the capital of Inca empire.
  • 1533

    Foundation of the city of Los Reyes/Lima.

    Foundation of the city of Los Reyes/Lima.
    Francisco Pizarro take the city of Los Reyes now called Lima.
  • 1561

    Madrid become the capital

    Madrid become the capital
    Felipe II established the capital of Spain in Madrid.
  • 1571

    The Battle of Lepanto

    The Battle of Lepanto
    It was a naval Battle Next top the greec City of Náfpactos
  • The fight with England

    The fight with England
    Spain fight with England and loose a lot of boats named 'La armada invencible' in the fight.
  • The war of religion in France

    The war of religion in France
    It id the war betw two groups, the catholics and the calvinists.
  • The proyect of unification of Olivares.

    The proyect of unification of Olivares.
    Olivares start a proyect wich unificates the territories os Spain.
  • The death of the last Austrian, Carlos II

    The death of the last Austrian, Carlos II
    The las King os the Austrians, Carlos II dies.