CC Historical Timeline

Events

My life

Born

August 11, 1998

Artists

Scientists

Biblical Events

US Presidents

George Washington

February 22, 1732 - December 14, 1799

Authors

William Shakespeare

April 1564 - April 23, 1616

Early American Exploration and settlements

Columbus's four voyages

1492 - 1504

Cortés conquers Mexico

1519 - 1521

Roanoke Island (Carolinas) colony falls

1585 - 1587

Jamestown, Virginia, Founded

1607

Virginia House of Burgesses formed

1619

First Africans arrive in Virginia

1619

Pilgrims found Plymouth, Massachusetts

1620

Puritan Migration to Massachusetts

1630

Calverts found Maryland

1634

Pequot Indian War (Massachusetts)

1635 - 1636

Anne Hutchinson convicted of heresy

1638

Fundamental Orders of Connecticut

1639

English Civil War

1642 - 1648

First Navigation Act (mercantilism)

1650

English conquer New Netherlands

1664

King Phillip's (Metacomet's) War (Massachusetts)

1675 - 1676

Bacon's Rebellion (Virginia)

1676

Pennsylvania settled

1682

English Glorious Revolution and Bill of Rights

1688 - 1689

Massachusetts becomes royal colony

1691

Salem witch hunts

1692