Major events

Major events

Geoffrey Chaucer

1400

died in london

Columbus

1492

columbus dicovers America

Hernando Cortes

1500

Hernando Cortes conquers the Aztec Empire

Francisco Pizarro

1532 - 1533

Francisco Pizarro conquers the inca Empire of south America.

First successful English settlement

1607

First successful English settlement in new world was established at jamestown.

King Willams War

1689 - 1697

King Willams war, first chapterof the French and Indian Wars which culminated with the French and Infian war.