Timeline created by jaysean holmes
  • 1450

    john cabot

    john cabot
    john Cabot was a English explore
  • 1485

    Giovanni de Varrazano

    Giovanni de Varrazano
    he explored the northeast coast of north america
  • 1491

    Jacques Cartier

    Jacques Cartier
    cartier look for a rout to north america
  • 1513

    journal pouncebde lon sailed for spain

    we went looking for fountain of youth in modern day florida
  • 1519


    he traveled through central america and is the first uropean to see the specific ocean
  • 1522

    hernando cortez sailed for spain

    hernando cortez sailed for spain
    went into central america modern day mexico and conquered
  • 1532

    Francisco Pizarro - sailed for Spain

    he went to south america and conquered Inca empire
  • 1539

    Spanish explore

    Juan porce explored Florida looking for the fountain of youth
  • 1540

    new spain claim more island

    frank vanques he was in north america looking for gold
  • 1542

    juan cabrilo

    he explored for mexico and goes to modern day California
  • 1565

    henry hudson

    henry hudson
    henry hudson explored the artic ocean
  • Louis Joliet and Jacques Marquette

    jaquese was the founder of Mississippi
  • Robert Cavelier de La Salle

    Robert Cavelier de La Salle
    he sailed down the Mississippi river