Mexican Independence Timeline

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    Mexican Independence Timeline

  • Treaty of Paris

    Treaty of Paris
    On, Febuary 10, 1763, Treaty of Paris was signed by representitives of Great Britain, Hanover on one side, France, and Spain on the other.The treaty, was created to end the French and Indian War. In the Treaty, Spain and France had to give up some of their land. France gave up Canada and everything east of the Mississippi river, while Spain gave up modern-day Florida.
  • The Marques de Rubi Report

    The Marques de  Rubi Report
    The Marques de Rubi Report Was a report requested by the king himself to check in on the missions after the French threat went away.
  • American Revolution Begins

    American Revolution Begins
    The American Revolution began on April 15,1775 due to the events Battle of Concord and Lexington. Those two events started the war for Independence in America.
  • America Gains Independence From Britain

    America Gains Independence From Britain
    America Gains Independence on July 4, 1776. Today, We see this as "Independence Day". It was the day in history when representitives from the 13 colonies came together and signed "The Declaration of Independence" drafted by Thomas Jefferson.
  • The French Revolution Begins

    The French Revolution Begins
    The French Revolution all started May 5, 1789 when Estates-General met on May 5, 1789. On July 14, that was when the revolution started to stir up some more.
  • The Louisiana Purchase

    The Louisiana Purchase
    The Lousiana Purchase was a purchase by th U.s government, to buy land west of the Mississippi River
  • Cry of Delores

    Cry of Delores
    The Cry of Delores was a cry by Spanish priest Father Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla. The Cry was: " Mexicans!
    Long live the heroes that gave us the Fatherland!
    Long live Hidalgo!
    Long live Morelos!
    Long live Josefa Ortiz de Dominguez!
    Long live Allende!
    Long live Aldama and Matamoros!
    Long live National Independence!
    Long Live Mexico! Long Live Mexico!"
  • Green Flag (Gutierrez-Magee Exp.)

    Green Flag (Gutierrez-Magee Exp.)
    The Gutierrez-Magee Exp. was an expedition with two filibusters, Bernardo Gutiérrez de Lara, and Augustus W. Magee. Together they formed the Republic Army of the North. What they did was capture the missions/towns of Nacodoches, and Goliad. They adopted a solid green flag for their republic(of the north)
  • The Battle of Medina

    The Battle of Medina
    The Battle of Mendina was fought August 13, 1813, before Mexico got their Independence. It was fought for four hours, rebels of course, trying to attack the royalists of Spain. The attack was planned to ambush a group of the royalists, but the turned quickly into a battle. In the end the Republicans/rebels fled in disorder
  • Panic of 1819

    Panic of 1819
    The Panic of 1819 was basically the very first financial crisis in the U.S.
  • Mexico Gains Independence

    Mexico Gains Independence
    Mexico gains independence on September 16, 1821. The day is the equivelent to the U.S's "Fourth of July" but in Mexico.
  • James Long dies

    James Long dies
    James Long was a very well known filibuster in Texas. He was basically an "iconic" filibuster back in the day.When James Long died, many were upset and his death ended the filibuster period in Texas.
  • The Constitution of 1824

    The Constitution of 1824
    The Constittution of 1824 stated things like:
    "1. The Mexican Nation is forever free and independent of the Spanish government, and every other power."
  • Coahuila y Texas

    Coahuila y Texas
    Coahuila y Texas was one of the constituent states of the United States of Mexico. It was established under the 1824 Constitution.