Test One Dates

Events

The Black Death swept through Europe

Approx. 1350 - 1359

Global Population Tripled

1400 - 1800

from 375 million to 950 million

Gutenberg created a printing press

Approx. 1450

Ottomans threatened to overrun Europe

Approx. 1450 - 1459

Columbus landed in the Americas

1492

to try and find India

Japanese created the Shoguns

Approx. 1500

Safavids used gunpowder weaponry to control lands between the Ottoman Empire and India

1501 - 1722

Ferdinand Magellan circumnavigated the world

1519

Europe was the masters of the southern seas

1520

Mughal Empire

1526 - 1707

Spanish and Incans Fought in the Highlands

November 16, 1532

who: Incans and Spaniards
what: a battle
when:
where: November 16, 1532
why: for land
how: fighting

Brazil becomes the worlds largest sugar producer

Approx. 1600

Europe had a more accurate view of the world

1600 - 1609

because of trading with people around the world

the British took control of Bengal after Mughal power collapsed

1757

10 million + Africans had been shipped to the Americas

Approx. 1800 - 1809