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Francisco de Paula Santander
Vice president of Gran Colombia, (1792-1840)
Sinan Pasha
Architect of Suleymaniye at Istanbul, (1489-1588)
Matteo Ricci
Italian Jesuit Missionary to Ming China, (1552-1612)
Klemens von Metternich
Austrian foreign minister, leader of Congress of Vienna, (1773-1858)
Frederich Engels
Co-author of Communist Manifesto, (1820-1895)
Karl Marx
Co-author of Communist Manifesto, (1818-1883)
George Stephenson
Inventor of the Rocket, (1781-1848)
Prince Albert
England, Encouraged parliament to allow Crystal Palace, (1819-1861)
Galileo Galilei
Tuscan astronomer, physicist, and philosopher, proponent of heliocentric theory, (1564-1642)
Simon Bolivar
Libertador de Sur America, President of Gran Colombia, (1783-1830)
Antonio Lopez de Santa Ana
Mexican Caudillo, (1794-1876)
Augustin de Iturbide
Creole General, Liberator of Mexico, (1783-1824)
Juan Facundo Quiroga
Argentine Caudillo, (1788-1835)
Juan Miguel de Rosas
Argentine Caudillo, Machiavelli & Nero, (1793-1877)
Pedro Alvares Cabral
Discovered Brasil, (1467-1520)
Bartolome de las Casas
Spanish advocate for the protection of indigenous peoples, (1484-1566)
Francisco Pizarro
Spanish conquistador, conqueror of the Incas, established Lima, Peru, (1475-1541)
Hernando Cortes
Spanish conquistador, conqueror of the Aztecs, (1485-1547)
Qianlong
Chinese emperor during the Qing "pure" dynasty, philosopher, (1736-1795)
Yongle
Ming emperor, exploration, (R. 1403-1424)
Zheng He
aka Cheng Ho and Ma Sabao, Chinese Muslim eunuch admiral, seven maritime expeditions, (1371-1453)
Wanli
Ming Emperor of China, religious tolerance, (1563-1620)
Suleyman the Magnificent
"Lawgiver" Ottoman Emperor, led empire to its zenith, (R. 1520-1566)
Shah Jahan
Mughal emperor, built Taj Mahal, (1592-1666)
Shah Abbas the Great
Safavid emperor, moved capital from Tabriz to Isfahan, (R. 1588-1629)
Safi al-Din
Leader of Sufi religious order, Shah Ismail claimed descent from his line, (1252-1334)
Osman
founder of Ottoman empire, founder of Ghazi, (1258-1326)
Ismail
founder of Safavid empire, leader of Qizilbash, 12er shiism, (R. 1501-1524)
Babur
aka Zahir al-Din Muhammad, "the tiger", founder of Mughal ("mongol") empire, (1483-1530)
Akbar
grandson of Babur, "Divine Faith", Fatehpur Sikri, (1542-1605)
King Pedro IV
Kind of Kongo during Antonian Rebelion, (R. 1694-1710)
Dona Beatriz
leader of the Antonian cult in the Kongo, (1684-1706)
Sunni Ali
consolidated the Songhay empire, (R. 1464-1493)
Queen Nzinga
Queen of Angola, fought off colonists, (R. 1625-1665)
Francois Dominique Toussaint
"Louverture" leader of Haitian slave rebellion, (1744-1803)
Songhay Empire
15th-16th centuries, consolodated by Sunni Ali
Volta do Mar
mid 15th century, "return through the sea"
Fatehpur Sikri
1569-1585, Akbar
Taj Mahal
1632-1649, Shah Jahan
Capitulations
started 16th century, reached height in 19th century
Arawaks move from Orinoco River Valley to Carribean
900 BC
Civil War between whites and gens de couleur begins
may 1791
Haitian slave rebellion begins
august 1791
Haiti formed
late 1803
Haiti named
January 1, 1804
Constitution of Gran Colombia
1821
Gran Colombia disbanded
1830
decline of Tainos
c. 1518
Tready of Tordesillas
June 7, 1494
Cabral discovers Brasil
1500
"New Laws" against brutality
1542
Congress of Vienna
October 1, 1814-June 9, 1815
Peace of Paris
May 30, 1814
Communist Manifesto
1848
French Revolution
1789-1799
Storming of the Bastille
June 14, 1789
Louis XIV comes to the throne
1661
Edict of Fontainebleu
1685
The Rocket
1829
Crystal Palace
1851
Crystal Palace moved
1852
Crystal Palace burned down
1936
Dialogue off blacklist
1822
100 years war
1337-1453
Ismail begins raids on Ottoman lands
1507
Ismail conquers Tabriz
1501
Battle of Chaldiran
1514
Mahmud orders massacre of Janissaries
1826
1st wall of China
208 BC, Qin dynasty
2nd wall of China
1st century BC, Han dynasty
3rd wall of China
1138-1198, 5 dynasties and 10 kingdoms period
4th wall of China
1368-1620, Ming Dynasty
6 Records of a Floating Life
1809
1st plantation society established @ Haiti
1516
Haitian Constitution
1801
Angolan Independence
1975
Moroccan army invades Songhay empire with guns
1591
King Pedro has Dona Beatriz burned at the stake for heresy
1706
Antonian Rebellion
1708
Taj Mahal
1632-1649, Shah Jahan