The aztec empire was formed by three nahua city states. Tenochtitlan, Texacoco, Tlacopan.
Sep 22, 1438
Pachacuti takes over Incas
Ninth inca. Machu picchu was built as an estate for him.
Sep 22, 1471
Topac takes over Incas
translated as “noble Inca accountant,” was the tenth Sapa Inca 1471-93 of the Inca Empire
Sep 22, 1492
Columbus sails west to find a quicker route to india. To his dieing day he truly believed he went to india
Sep 22, 1496
Ferdinand and Isabella crowned
Declared kings of castille and aragon kingdoms by the pope himself.
Sep 22, 1497
Amerigo Sails Around The World
He had three separate voyages. There may have been a fourth but no one truly knows if he actually went.
Sep 1, 1513
Balboa reaches Pacific
On September 1, 1513, Balboa left his settlement with almost 200 Spaniards and a thousand Indians in search of a great body of water that he had heard about from a native friend. Later finding the pacific.
Sep 22, 1521
Cortez takes Tenochtitlan
Cortez takes over the aztec capital of tenochtitlan, Betrayed montezuma, and later montezuma ended up dead.
Sep 22, 1532
Pizzaro takes Atahualpa
On November 16, 1532, Francisco Pizarro, the Spanish explorer and conquistador, springs a trap on the Incan emperor, Atahualpa. With fewer than 200 men against several thousand.
Oct 2, 1548
La Paz founded
Founded in 1548 by the Spanish conquistadors at the site of the Native American settlement, Laja, the full name of the city was originally Nuestra Señora de La Paz.
Treaty of Madrid
The Spanish-Portuguese treaty of 1750 or Treaty of Madrid was a document signed by Ferdinand of Spain and John of Portugal on January 13, 1750. Made peace between portugal and spain.
Jose Gervasio Artigas
He was a national hero of uruguay. Sometimes called the "father of uruguayan nationhood."
Simon Bolivar takes Venezuela
Was a military leader mainly. Was elected via indirect elections. Was a great tactitian.
Anotonio Lopez de Santa Anna president of mexico
General Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna led Mexican troops into Texas in 1836. Led many important campaigns against texas and the united states.
Universtiy of Mexico founded
A judge of the territory of New Mexico, pushed for Albuquerque as the location of the University.