Block 3 Spanish 1 William Walker Spain

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Phoenicians and Greeks

1500 BC - 500 BC

Phoenicians and Greeks invaded spain, sitting on the mediterranean coast for trade was their main interest

Roman

218 BC - 405 AD

Romans occupied spain

Spain invaded

711 AD - 732 AD

Moors from North Africa invaded spain, overthrew the Visgoth rule and by 732 reached central france

Became Part of Kingdom

1000

The Almoravides became part of the kingdom of seville

defeating the moors

1492

Los Reyes Catolicos brought the reconquest to an end and finally defeated the moors at granda

expelled

1492

All Jewish and Moors were expelled from spain because the Europeans were conquering Spain

Carlist Wars

1833 - 1875

The carlist wars were going on

Big Death

1833

Ferdinand VII Died

New King

1875

Alfonso XII son came to the throne

last colony

1898

Spain lost theirs last colony at the start of the 20th century

ruler

1938 - 1975

Francisco Franco ruled