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Treaty of Dover

The treaty secretly signed between Charles II and King Louis XIV in which Charles agreed to obtain toleration for English Catholics and to join the Roman church himself

512

Glorious Revolution

The bloodless revolution that established once and for all in England of the principle of government by consent

513

1066

Norman conquest

514

1215

King John signs the Magna Carta

515

1588

Spanish Armada

516

1611

King James version of the Bible complete

517

1662

Monarchy was fully restored

518

1688

Glorious Revolution

519

Asoka

Greatest ruler of the Maurya empire that extend it is domain southward until he control over two thirds of the Indian subcontinent

520

T'sai Lun

The Chinese inventor of paper

521

Pi Sheng

Developed the first movable type

522

Shih Huang Ti

The Chinese emperor who started the Chin Dynasty and built the first united Chinese empire

523

Genghis Khan

The Mongol emperor who ruled the largest empire in history

524

Prince Shotoku

That "founder of Japanese civilization" his greatest accomplishment was the establishment of a "Constitution"

525

Prince Henry the navigator

The Portuguese prince he was consumed with navigation and sent many ships on explorations

526

Marco Polo

The first European to travel the whole length of Asia

527

Leif Erickson

Viking explorer who may have sailed to America around A.D. 1000

528

Christopher Columbus

The Italian born Adventure that discovered America in 1492 on a voyage sponsored by King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella of Spain

529

Vasco da Gama

The first European to reach the far east by sea

530

Amerigo Vespucci

First man to realize that Columbus had discovered a new continent

531

Spanish explorers

Ponce de Leon (The explorer who made the first Spanish Landing on the North American mainland)
Vasco de Balboa (The Spanish explorer who crossed to be it's messed of panama and discovered the Pacific ocean)
Ferdinand Magellan (A Portuguese sailor working for Spain he started at three year voyage around the world)
Hernando Cortes (The Spanish conquistador who conquered the Aztec Indians)
Francisco Pizarro ( The Spaniard who conquered the Inca Indians of Peru)
Francisco Coronado;
Hernando De Soto

532

Philip II

King of Spain that probably controlled more of the surface of the earth and than any other human being

533

Pedro Cabral

The Portuguese navigator who discovered Brazil

534

French explorers

Giovanni de Verranzano (and I talion who explored the east coast of North America for France)
Jacques Cartier;
Samuel de Champlain (The founder of Quebec, the first permanent French colony in the New World)
Louis Joliet (A Jesuit missionary and fur trader respectively, that explored the central Mississippi River)
Robert cavalier de la Salle (The French explorer who claimed the entire Mississippi Valley for France)

535

Henry Hudson

Discovered the Delaware Bay and the Hudson river

536

English explorers

John Cabot (The first explorer to reach the North American mainland)
Sir Francis Drake ( The first Englishman to sail around the world)

537

Indus River Valley

Where Indian civilization first arose about 2000 BC

538

Hong Kong

Location of the colony established by Great Britain in 1841

539

Indonesia

International crossroads for trade after Marco Polo visited the islands

540

Cape of good hope

The southern end of Africa which Bartholomeu Dias navigated