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Dias goes around the southern tip of Africa

1488

Columbus arrives in the Caribbean

1492

Treaty of Tordesillas

1494

Da Gama arrives in India

1498

Cortes conquers Aztecs in Tenochtitlan

1521

Magellan’s voyage around the world

1524

Pizarro conquers Incas in Peru

1524

Cartier explores Canada for French

1534

Dutch East India Co. formed

1602

English establish first permanent colony in Jamestown

1607

Champlain established colony in Quebec

1608

Tokugawas bar Europeans to trade in Japan

1635

Qing dynasty established in China

1644

French and Indian War

1754 - 1763

Seven Years War

1756 - 1763

British defeat French in India

1759

Treaty of Paris to End French and Indian War

1763