Pineda maps Texas. Also Ferdinand Magellan set sail to the Spice Islands
Cabeza de Vaca reports on Texas. Also the French troops invaded Flanders.
Spaniards establish the first Texas mission at Corpus Christi de la Ysleta. Also Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is founded.
LaSalle establishes Fort St. Louis. King Charles II dies.
Founding of San Antonio. France declares war on Spain.
East Texas missions are moved to San Antonio. Canary Islanders arrive in San Antonio to start a new life, and leave a grand imprint on Texas.
Mission San Jose is completed in San Antonio and other missions are built. The first American commercial bank, The Bank of North America, opens.
Father Hidalgos speech encourages Mexicans, Texans, and other to fight for independence
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