1450-1750

Events

Ottoman capture of Constantinople

1453

Días rounded cape of good hope

1488

Columbus / Reconquista of Spain

1492

Height of Aztec Empire

1500 - 1519

1st African Slaves to America

1502

Martin Luther 95 Theses

1517

Cortez conquered the Aztecs

1519

Pizarro toppled the Inca

1532

Discovery of silver at Potosí

1545

Defeat of Spanish Armada

1588