This is a timeline of Haitian history, comprising important legal and territorial
changes and political events in Haiti and its predecessor states. To read about
Jan 6, 2017 ... A chronology of key events in the history of Haiti, from 1492 to the present.
Oct 17, 2012 ... More than 90% of Haitians are said to practice voodoo .... in 1995 because of its
role in coups and its history of human rights abuses.
For over 100 years the colony of St. Domingue (known as the Pearl of the Antilles
) was France's most important overseas territory, which supplied it with sugar, ...
Apr 1, 2010 ... Pre-1492: Prior to European arrival, Arawak-speaking Taíno people inhabited an
island they referred to by several names, including Ayiti, ...
Jan 16, 2010 ... 1659: First official settlement on Tortuga (off the coast of Haiti) by French
buccaneers who hunt wild cattle and by pirates who attack ships ...
Haiti and the Dominican Republic share a 243-mile border on the Caribbean
island of Hispaniola, but the countries have long had an uneasy coexistence.
Oct 27, 2015 ... a timeline of the haitian revolution. ... the country is also renowned for its
remarkable history and culture: Haiti was the first independent nation ...
Haiti timeline covering an arranged chronological timetable of key events within a
particular historical period - by worldatlas.com.
A TIMELINE OF HAITI ... 1750 Haiti exports sugar and coffee but the plantations
are worked by a huge number of slaves. 1791 The ... A Brief History of Haiti.