Panama Canal

  • Panama Gains Independence

    Panama gains independence from Colombia
  • Period: to

    Construction of Canal

  • Canal Opens

    Official opening of canal
  • Period: to

    1960's anti American riots

  • Treaties Signed

    -Panama Canal becomes International waterway.
    -United States give 60% of Canal Zone back to Panama.
  • Canal Zone fully Returned

    Panama canal and canal zone returned to Panama.