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Main

Pizarro

1531

Spanish led by franciso pizarro land on ecuadoran coast.

Conquer

1534

Spanish conquer ecuador.

Independent

1822

ecuador becomes part of independent gran colombia, with colombia panama, and venezuela.

Independent nation

1830

Ecuador leaves gran colombia, becoming an independent nation

Improves

1948 - 1960

Banana trade improves economy.

oil productions

1972

oil production starts

war

1981

border war with peru erupts

abdala bucaram

1996

abdala bucaram ortiz elected president

fabian alarcon

1997

fabian alarcon becomes president

jamil mahuad

1998

jamil mahuad wit elected president .