In 1492 Columbus when to find a water rout to Asia but there was a storm and blew him off track and the he found the new world
1519 pineda is the first european to explore the Texas cost and he made the first map of the taxes cost
in 153 cortes conquered the Aztecs for there gold and silver. Cortes began the exasperation in North and south america and spain because very rich because of the gold and silver.
In 1526 cabeza de vace explored Florida the narvaes expedition and in 1536 ship wrecked on Galveston island and the kawanka provede them with food and shleter and went home telling storys about citys of gold.
in 1540 Coronado discovered the grand canyon and he felt a failure to Spain because he didn't find gold but he did claim land from texas to cali.