Imperialism-MWH 2013 final review

America

columbus sails to indies

1492

treaty of Tordesillas

June 7, 1494

Vasco da gamma reaches Calicut, India

1498

afonso de Albuquerque conquers Malacca

1511

Tenochtitlan and Aztec empire falls

1521

Cortez arrives in Tenochtitlan and holds Moctezuma hostage

1521

Magellan circumnvigates the world

1522

Pizarro reaches Peru

December 27, 1530

Pizzaro beats Atahualpa at Cajamarca

November 16, 1532

Pizzaro finds Lima

1535

Monroe doctrine

December 2, 1823

mexican revolution

1910 - 1920

good neighbor policy

1933

Asia

Dias reched Indian Ocean

1488

Gama reaches spices islands

1512

VOC established

1602

Manchus conquest of china

1644

Opium War

1838 - 1842

Treaty of Nanjing

August 29, 1842

Taiping (Boxer) rebellion

1850 - 1864

sepoy rebellion

May 10, 1857

INC founded

1885

open door policy

1899

Mao

Muslim league

1906

Qing dynasty falls, Mao comes to power

1911

Armitsar Massacre

April 13, 1919

split between chinese communists and nationalists

1927

Salt march

March 12, 1930

Long march

1934 - 1935

2nd sino-japanese war

1937 - 1945

Rape of Nanjing

December 13, 1937

UN partition plan for INdia and Pakistan

1947

India's independance from Britain

1947

Indonesia becomes indenpendent

1949

People's republic of china is established by Mao

1949

Jian Jeishi goes to Taiwan

1949

Land revolution by Mao

1950 - 1952

collectivization in china

1953

Great leap forward by Mao

1958 - 1961

Lee Kuan Yew becomes the PM of Singapore

1959

green revolution by Indira Gandhi

1960

cultural revolution

1966 - 1976

Indo-Soviet treaty

1971

Indo-pakistan war

1971

Deng comes to power

1976

four modernization of Deng

1978

tianamen square demonstration

April 15, 1989 - June 4, 1989

tianamen square massacre

June 4, 1989

Africa

Prince Henry the navigator explores African coast

1418

Boers settle to Cape town

1700

they settled in 1700s

Boer wars

1880 - 1881

Leopold II controls congo free state

1885

Boer wars

1899 - 1902

south africa act

1909

Mines and works act

1911

Natives land acts

1913

ANC formed

1923

Urban area act

1923

Mines and work act

1926

Negritude movement

1930

1930s

Natives land acts

1936

Apartheid implemented into south African government

1948

group areas act

1950

population registration act

1950

Bantu education act

1953

Land acts

1954 - 1955

Ghana gains freedom

1957

sharpeville massacre

1960

Unkhonto we sizwe (spear of the nation)

December 16, 1961

Katanga rebellion ended by UN

1963

Biafran civil war

July 6, 1967 - January 15, 1970

Bantu black citizenship act

1970

constitutional act

1983

Apartheid abolished

1991

Mandela gets elected as president

1994

Europe

Berlin conference

1884 - 1885

Balfour declaration

November 2, 1917

middle east

Israel become independent

1948

Nasser's revolution in Egypt, gets in power

1952

Nasser becomes PM of Egypt

1954

nasser nationalized the suez cannal

1956

PLO founded

1959

six days war

June 1967

camp david accords

September 17, 1978

Iranian revolution

1979

Oslo accords

September 13, 1993