Venezuela's Road to Democracy

Timeline created by FatCat23
  • Jan 1, 1538

    Colonization

    Colonization
    Venezuela was colonized by spain.
  • Venezuela Independance

    Venezuela Independance
    Venezuela declares independance
  • Recognition

    Recognition
    Spain recognizes Venezuela as an independant country
  • The Overthrowing

    Spain recognizes Venezuela's independence after Simon Bolivar wins a major victory against Spanish troops at Carabobo
    Simon Bolivar established Gran Colombia and becomes the first president
  • begins democratic government

    begins democratic government
    Venezuela begins a democratic government
  • constitution

    constitution
    Venezuela adopts its current constitution