1492 christopher columbus italian explorer for spain he was looking for a faster and safer route to asia he landed on san salvador in 1492
1519 pineda is set out from jamaica tomap the coast of gulf of mexico and he also maped the texas coast.
1519 Cortes was sent to mexico .he gave spain a base of operations. then he was sent back to spain. he made spain very rich.the aztes viewed cortez and his men as gods.
1526 cabeza de vace was a florida explorer as a member of the narvaez.the boats got caught ins a hurricane.Sthe karankawas gave them food and shelter.but the spaniards died in the harsh of south texas.
corondo went to the city and found the grand canyon the pacific ocean but never found the city of him and more than a thousand of his men searched for the city.the spanish ecnord texxas unit other country took interested.
la salle explord missisissippi river he decided to travle to mexico then he was atactbed by the indans and he begain to build a building in the east texbas by 1684 only the origianal 400 were not alive