Timeline of Philippine History

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hilippine History
Timeline of Philippine history
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This is a timeline of Philippine history, comprising important legal and territorial changes and political events in the Philippines and their predecessor states. To read about the background to these events, see History of the Philippines. See also the list of Presidents of the Philippines. This is an incomplete list, which may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness. You can help by expanding itwith reliably sourced entries. Centuries: 9th · 10th · 11th · 12th · 13th · 14th · 15th · 16th · 17th · 18th · 19th · 20th · 21st -------------------------------------------------

10th century[edit]
Year| Date| Event|
900| | End of prehistory. Laguna Copperplate Inscription, the earliest known Philippine document, is written in theManila area in Kawi script.| | | Rise of Indianized Kingdom of Tondo around Manila Bay.| -------------------------------------------------

11th century[edit]
Year| Date| Event|
1000| | People from Southern Africa called Orang Dampuan establish trade zones in Sulu| 1001| | Song Shih document records tributary delegation from the Buddhist Kingdom of Butuan on March 17.| -------------------------------------------------

12th century[edit]
Year| Date| Event|
1175| | Kingdom of Namayan reaches its peak.|
13th century[edit]
Year| Date| Event|
1240| | Tuan Masha'ika, an Arab, travels and introduces Islam to Sulu.| -------------------------------------------------
14th century[edit]
Year| Date| Event|
1380| | Karim Al-Makhdum arrives in Jolo and builds a Mosque.| 1400| | Birth of the Baybayin, Hanunoo, Tagbanwa, and Buhid scripts from Brahmi.| -------------------------------------------------

15th century[edit]
Year| Date| Event|
1457| | Sultanate of Sulu founded by Sharif Al-Hashim.[1]| -------------------------------------------------
16th century[edit]
Year| Date| Event|
1500| | Rise of Kingdom of Maynila under the Bolkiah dynasty| 1521| March 16| Ferdinand Magellan lands on Homonhon with three small ships, named the Concepcion, Trinidad and Victoria. Magellan calls the place the Arcigelago de San Lazaro since March 16 is the feast day of Saint Lazarus| | March 28| Magellan reaches the Philippines|

| March 29| Blood Compact between Magellan and Rajah Kulambo of Limasawa| | March 31| The first mass on Philippine soil is celebrated.| | April 7| Magellan meets Rajah Humabon of Cebu and enters into another Blood Compact. Humabon and his wife arebaptized into the Catholic Church.| | April 27| Magellan is killed by Lapu-Lapu in the battle of Mactan.| 1525| | Spain sends an expedition under Juan Garcia Jofre de Loaysa to the Philippines. The Loaysa Expedition failed| 1526| | Spain sends another expedition under Juan Cabot to the Philippines. The Cabot Expedition also failed| 1527| | Spain sends a fourth expedition under Alvaro de Saavedra to the Philippines.| 1529| | Saavedra's expedition returns to Spain without Saavedra who died on the way home.| 1536| | The Loaysa expedition returns to Spain. One of its survivors is Andres de Urdaneta, its chronicler.| 1543| | Spain sends a fifth expedition under Ruy López de Villalobos to the Philippines. The Expedition succeeds| | February 2| Villalobos arrives in the Philippines and names the islands of Samar and Leyte as Las Islas Filipinas in honor of the crown prince of Spain, Philip of Asturias| 1565| February 13| Miguel López de Legazpi arrives in the Philippines with four ships and 380 men| | 8 May| Legazpi established the first permanent Spanish settlement in the country| | | Philippines was governed as a territory of the Viceroyalty of New Spain.| 1567| | Dagami Revolt (1567)[2][3][4][5][6]|

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