Age of Exploration

Timeline created by mishelkhan
  • Nov 25, 1405

    Zheng He takes his first voyage.

    Zheng He takes his first voyage.
    Zheng He takes first voyage
  • Nov 25, 1419

    Prince Henry finds navigation school.

    Prince Henry finds navigation school.
  • Nov 25, 1492

    Columbus makes first voyage.

    Columbus makes first voyage.
  • Nov 25, 1494

    Spain and Portugal sign Treaty of Tordesillas

    Spain and Portugal sign Treaty of Tordesillas
  • Nov 25, 1521

    Cortes conquers Aztec Empire.

    Cortes conquers Aztec Empire.
  • Nov 25, 1533

    Pizarro conquers Incan Empire.

    Pizarro conquers Incan Empire.
  • English found Jamestown.

    English found Jamestown.
  • Champlain claims Quebec for France.

    Champlain claims Quebec for France.
  • Dutch open trade with Java.

  • Manchus establish Qing Dynasty in China.

    Manchus establish Qing Dynasty in China.
  • French and Indian War begins.

    French and Indian War begins.
  • Britain seeks to trade with China.