Asia During Exploration (1450-1750)

India

Babur

1483 - 1530

Vasco de Gama Lands in India

1498

Babur Captures Delhi

1526

Akbar

1556 - 1605

Jahangir

1605 - 1628

Shah Jahan

1628 - 1657

Taj Mahal Built

1631 - 1653

Auranzeb

1658 - 1707

Japan

Portuguese Arrive in Japan

1543

Francis Xavier Arrives

1549

Oda Nobunaga

1568 - 1582

End of Ashikaga Shogunate

1573

Toyotomi Hideyoshi

1582 - 1598

Tokugawa Ieyasu

1598 - 1616

Tokugawa Named Shogun

1603

Tokugawa Shogunate

1603 - 1868

Eviction of Christians

1612

Ottoman Empire

Mehmet II

1451 - 1481

Ottomans Capture Constantinople

1453

Turks Conquer Cairo

1517

Suleyman I

1520 - 1566

First Siege of Vienna

1529

Battle of Lepanto

1571

Second Siege of Vienna

1683

China

Ming Dynasty

1369 - 1644

Voyages of Zheng He

1405 - 1433

Portuguese Arrive in China

1514

Qing Dynasty

1644 - 1911

English at Canton

1699