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Puth Socheata Leng
⟶ Updated 30 Oct 2018 ⟶
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Puth Socheata Leng
6 Mar 2018
First hunters and gatherers settle across the Mayan region
According to the Mayan, the creation of the world begun
Mayan civilzation starts
Writing is developed in Mesoamerica
The first known Mayan calendar is now carved onto stones
Mayan had adapted to heirachial society
The city Teotihuacan (first pyramid) , have been built and is now the religious and trading center
The Maya city of Cerros is built, with a complex of temples and ball courts.
The city Teotihuacan is now the most dominant city and ruled over Mayan
The Mayan city, Tikal is now the greatest Mayan city
Teotihucan empire is now destroyed due to an unknown event that had occured.
Maya alliances started to break down, declining city trades and flames inner conflict
Constructions in Tikal have finally come to an end
Tikal is abandoned
The Classic Period of Maya history ends, with the collapse of the southern lowland cities
Northern Mayan cities have been abandoned
The Itzá begin building the city of Mayapán.
Mayapán becomes the capital of Yucatán.
The people rebelled in Mayapán occured and the city is abandoned
The Post-classic period comes to an end with the arrival of the Spanish and conquistador Hernández de Córdoba.
Hernan Cortes arrives and explores the Yucatan Peninsula.
Many of the Maya city-states are conquered by the Spanish.
The Spanish found the city of Merida.
he ruins of Tikal are discovered by a Spanish priest who is lost in the jungle.
The Olmec civilzation was created
Corns are first cultivated in Mesoamerica
San Lorenzo became the great religious center where ceremonies are held
San Lorenzo is destroyed and abandoned and monuments are vandalized. La Venta becomes the Olmec
First people who speak Nahuatl began to settle in Northern Mexico
The Aztecs leave their home Aztlan in Nothern Mexico to traveled down south
Mexica/Aztecs settle near Lake Texcoco, in Chapultepec, then they got expelled soon after
Granting permission from the Culhuacan ruler, Cocoxtli, the Aztecs could now settle
Tenochtitlán is now settled by Aztecs/Mexicas
Aztecs could now build canals within causeways
The first construction of Templo Mayor began in Tenochtitlán
Triple Alliance between the Mexica, the Acolhua in the city Texcoco and the Tepaneca of Tlacopan. They became the foundation of the empire
Tenochtitlán is heavily damaged by flooding
The Great Temple (6th version of Templo Mayor) is now dedicated to
Severe flooding in Tenochtitlán
The comet appears and it signified a doom
Hernan Cortes lands on Yucatan penninsula
Cortes became allies with Tlaxcala, enemies of the Aztec, assault on the empire begins.
Cuitláhuac dies from smallpox. Rule of Cuauhetemoc, eleventh and last king of the city.
Tenochtitlán collapsed, Cuauhetemoc (King) surrenders to Spain
Spain rebuild the city as the new capital of Spain
The Olmec civilization came to its highest rise where it flourished
La Venta is destroyed, the monuments are now vandalized once again. Olmec civilization finally came to an end
War broke out between Aztecs and Tepaneca. Tepaneca is now the most dominant in central Mexico and also taking tribute from Mexicas
Famine in Tenochtitlán
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