Make your own free website on Tripod.com

PANAMA

Timeline of Panama
Home
Tourists Page
Panama's Economy
Panama's School System
Panama Map
General Info on Panama
Panama's Government
Panama Traditions
Timeline of Panama

The brief history of Panama

1501- Panama was discover by an European
 
1524- A spainsh settle by the name of Charles V surveys the land to see if it was possible to build a canal across Panama
 
1574- Francis Drake raids settlements along the coast of Central America
 
~
 
1671- Henry Morgan the pirate destroys the capital
 
1739- Panama become a part of the Spanish viceroyalty of new grenda
 
~
 
1826- Congress made to  foster the Latin America Unity by Simon Bolivar Condenes
 
1880-1889- the canal building failed to succede
 
1904-1914- attempted to construct the building of thye canal again and succeded
 
2004- President Martin Torrijo elected for president after running for presidency for the second time.