Colonization

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Maori people settled in New Zealand

1280

The maori came to new zealand by canoes and New zealand is actually the youngest country

The Aboriginies came to Australia

1400

The aboriginies came to australia by a land bridge and they came aroung 40,000 years ago.And the reason it is dated to 1400 is because there is no specific year

Portuguese expedition to the coast of Africa

1419

Portuguese had a few expedtions to the west coast of Africa with the sponsorship of Henry The Navigator

Columbus first found America

1492

"In 1492 Columbus sailed the ocean blue" Columbus was on his very first journey

Portugal and Spain colonized parts of South America

1532

Portugal colonized what is modern day Brazil and Spain colonized the rest

Canada was colonized

1532

Canada was colonized by the French.

India is colonized

1800

India was colonized by the british