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Christopher Columbus finds Venezuela

1498

African slaves were shipped to Venezuela

1550

Slaves are sent to Venezuela to work on plantations.
http://www.facts-about.org.UK//history-andevents-timeline-Venezuela.htm

Spain combined Venezuela with nighboring territories

1770

Venezuela is now under control of Spain along with several other countrys.
http://www.facts-about.org.UK//history-andevents-timeline-Venezuela.htm

Simon Bolivar becomkes president

1821

Venezuela gets a new president as their republic starts to grow.
http://www.just.venezuela.org/venezuela/venezuela-history.asp

General Jose Antonio Paez becomes president

1831

General Joes Antonio Paez becomes the first president of Venezuela, their first president sence declaring independence from Spain.
http://www.history-timelines.org.UK/places-timelines/42-venezuela-timeline.htm

Oil is found in Venezuela

1840

Venezuela's economie starts to grow becasue they becokme a important oil producer.
http://www.justveneuela.org/venezuela/venezuela-history.asp

Gomes rules with strong military backing

1908 - 1935

Gomes rule Venezuela with strong military backing this is important because this is their first strong military backed leqader sence independence.
http://www.history-timelines.org.UK/places-timelines/42-venezuela-timelines.htm

Marlos Preez Jimenez

1950

Venezuela gets a constitution

1999

Venezuela gets their constitution.
http://www.history-times.org.UK/places-timelines.htm