Ecuador Timeline

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Pizzaro Discovered Ecuador

1532

He was the man who diconvered Ecuador.

Galapagos Island Discovered by Bishop Tomas De Berlango

1535

This is who dicovered the Galpogos Island.

Ecuador leaves Gran Columbia and becomes fully independant.

1830

This shows when Ecuador became independant.

Charles Darwin visits the Galapagos Islands, divelopes his theory for evolution

1835

This theory still exists today and it is one of the most popular theories.

Peru takes contol of Ecuadors Amazon Region and the two countries to to war.

1941

This is one of the wars Ecuador was in.

Peru, Pauraguey,Chile, and Ecuador all join the United Nations

1945

This shows Ecuador joining another group of Nations.

Growth of banana trade brought prospirity

1948 - 1960

This helped the get money.

Ecuador starts producing oil and becomes one of the elading oil priducers.

1970

This is another thing that helped with money.

Economy falls because of dropping oil prices

1982

This is a laurge part of the economy.

Ecuadors economy is in a financhel crusust, U.S. dollars now main currency.

1999

Now U.S. dollars are the main currency.