The Falklands War 1982

¬†This timeline details the main events of the Falklands War of 1982 Causes 1976 (29th March) General Jorge Rafael Videla became President of Argentina. Videla was head of the military that removed Isabel Martinez Peron, second wife of Juan Peron, from the position. 1981 (during) The Falkland Islanders voted in a referendum to remain a … Read more The Falklands War 1982

Panama Canal 1513 – Present Day

This timeline shows a chronology of the construction and expansion of the Panama Canal 1513 (during) The explorer Vasco Nunez de Balboa was the first person to cross Panama. 1524 (during) Charles V of Spain, Holy Roman Emperor, wanted to find a route through Central America that would offer a direct route for ships travelling … Read more Panama Canal 1513 – Present Day

Wars Fought in South America 1910 to 1982

This timeline details the main wars that have taken place in South America 16th November 1532 – 24th September 1572 Spanish Conquest of Peru Fought between: Spain and The Incan Empire Result: Spain made Peru part of the Spanish Empire. 18th September 1810 to 5th April 1818 Chilean War of Independence (Part of the South … Read more Wars Fought in South America 1910 to 1982