jamaica By CesarCastro Aug 6, 1494 jamica When christiphor discovered jamaica. Oct 18, 1664 history of jamica British was takeing over of jamica for 200 years Oct 20, 1831 jamica Their was a 60 day revovlution, their were preachers. Nov 3, 1865 jamica The 1865 moeant bay rebellion involved about 300 Jamaicans, including paul bogle, who wanted the right to vote and an improvement of economic and social standards. Apr 27, 1943 jamica The Jamaica Labour party was founded in 1943 with leader Alexander Bustamante. Mar 17, 1944 jamica The first general election took place in 1944, with a new constitution and popularly elected house of representatives. The jamican laboer party won the election with 22 of the 32 seats.