Pages with category: Uruguay
South America 1864
Outbreak of the Paraguayan War
In 1864 Brazil intervened in Uruguay in...
South America 1865
When its war with Brazil began in December...
South America 1866
Chincha Islands War
In 1864 Spain occupied Peru’s Chincha...
South America 1867
Invasion of Paraguay
In early 1866 the Triple Alliance of Brazil,...
South America 1869
Fall of Asunción
In late 1867 Brazilian and Argentine forces...
South America 1870
Victory of the Triple Alliance
After the Brazilian capture of Asunción in...
South America 1894
Brazilian Naval Rebellion
The overthrow of the Empire of Brazil in 1889...
World War II and the Fall of France
In September 1939 a resurgent Germany invaded...
South America 1941
In July 1941, while the eyes of the world were...
North America 1944
America in World War II
Following the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor,...
South America 1945
South America in World War II
Brazil was the only South American country to...
South America 1948
Following the end of World War II, suspicion...
North America 1949
North Atlantic Treaty
World War II left the United States and the...
South America 1962
Cold War reaches Latin America
Less than a month after the signing of the Rio...
South America 1970
Exporting the Revolution
The success of the Cuban Revolution inspired...