trinidad and tobago carnival

Timeline created by annacharlottewatts
  • Trinidad caputured by British.

  • Slavery abolished, indentured workers brought in from India to work on sugar cane plantations.

  • Canboulay Riot

  • Trinidad and Tobago established as a singular colony.

  • Carnival Development Commission established.

  • Gained independance from Britian.

  • Government declares state of emergency after Black Power protests.