Latin American History Timeline

  • 1095

    Pope Urban II calls for the Crusades

    Pope Urban II calls for the Crusades
    The Muslims invaded the Holy land and the Pope created the Crusade to take the land back. They learned and found new goods they have never seen before.
  • 1200

    The big Shift after the Crusades

    The big Shift after the Crusades
    There was a big shift in Europe and more people saw new goods and products after the Crusades happened in the Holy Land.
  • 1254

    The impact his family had that made him a famous explorer

    The impact his family had that made him a famous explorer
    Marco Polo accompanied his father and uncle on their second journey to Asia. Marco had written down his observations of what he had observed when he was in Asia with his Father and Uncle. He recorded the terrain he went to in Asia.
  • 1293

    The Polos and their crew coming to Europe.

    The Polos and their crew coming to Europe.
    The Polos and the crew left with a caravan with many valuables. Such as ivory, jade, jewels, porcelain, and silk. These were the many things that Italy has never seen before. On their way home many people on Marco's crew got sick and died. His family was safe.
  • 1298

    Marco Polo writing books imprisoned in 1298

    Marco Polo writing books imprisoned in 1298
    When Marco Polo was imprisoned he was encouraged by a writer in the prison with him. Later Marco Polo started writing all about what he saw on his adventures. His books became popular and people were encouraged to be like him.
  • 1419

    The Madeira Islands Discovery in 1419

    In 1419 the Portuguese discovered the Madeira Islands when they were trying to go to Asia. So the Portuguese also set trading posts on the Islands and they also brought people there as well.
  • 1427

    The Discovery of the Azores Islands

    After the discovery of the Madeira Islands in 1419. They found the Azores Islands. Because of the discovery, the Portuguese made more trade routes and rest breaks for the route to Asia.
  • 1434

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