Social Studies | Mexico

Events

Olmec Civilization Rises

1500 BC

The Olmec civilization rises.

Mayan Civilization Rises

250

The Mayan people began to build their empire.

Mayan Civilization Falls

900

The Mayans fall, because of Cortez.

Aztecs build Tenochtitlan.

1325

The Aztecs built their capital city.

Cortez Defeated the Aztecs.

1521

The title says it all.

Mexico seeks freedom from spain.

1810

Mexico seeks freedom.

Mexico wins independence from Spain.

1821

Mexico won their independence.

Texas breaks away from Mexico, joins the U.S.A.

1836

Texas left Mexico.

Mexican-American War begins

1846

The war began.

Mexican-American War ends.

1848

The war ends.

Mexico Defeates the french led by Napoleon |||

1862

Napoleon ||| was defeated.

Mexican revolution begins.

1910

The revolution began.

Mexican Revolution ends.

1920

It ends.