1450-1750

Events

Treaty of Tordesillas

1494

Divided the world N-S line 370 Cape Verde. Spanish= could claim west of that line/Portugal=could claim east of that line.

Founded Santo Domingo

1498

Santo Domingo- Spanish capital in the Carribean

Cabral (portuguese) visited Brazil

1500

Took interest in the land. Shortly after, the Portuguese king claimed.

Start of Small Pox decline

1518

Only started serious decline towards this, but already had decline before as well.

Cortes topples Aztec

1519 - 1521

Pizzaro topples Inca

1532 - 1533

End of Tainos

1550

Practically disappeared by this date

Founded Jamestown

1607

BY THE ENGLISH

Europe hopes to make plantations in Carribean

1640

Start of peak of slavery ??????Dont quote me on that

1660 - 1680

Tupac Amaru

1780

Revolt of indegenous people under the name of the last Inca ruler beheaded by the Spanish about 200 years ago