Timeline of Aguascalientes, Aguascalientes

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The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Aguascalientes, Mexico.

Prior to 20th century[edit]

  • 1575 - Aguascalientes founded.[1]
  • 1604 - San Marcos Fair begins.[2]
  • 1857 - Town becomes capital of Aguascalientes state.[2]
  • 1867 - School of Agriculture established.[3]
  • 1870 - El Despertador newspaper in publication.[4]
  • 1883 - León-Aguascalientes railway established.[5]
  • 1885 - Teatro Morelos opens.[5]
  • 1899 - Catholic Diocese of Aguas Calientes established.[6]

20th century[edit]

21st century[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Leon E. Seltzer, ed. (1952), Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer of the World, New York: Columbia University Press, p. 21, OL 6112221M 
  2. ^ a b Baedeker's Mexico, 1994, p. 134  (fulltext via OpenLibrary)
  3. ^ a b "Nuestra Universidad: Historia" (in Spanish). Universidad Autónoma de Aguascalientes. Retrieved March 27, 2014. 
  4. ^ Miguel Angel Castro and Guadalupe Curiel, ed. (2003). Publicaciones periódicas mexicanas del siglo XIX, 1856-1876 (in Spanish). Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. ISBN 978-970-32-0330-7. 
  5. ^ a b Jesus Gomez Serrano (2005). "Una ciudad pujante: Aguascalientes durante el porfiriato". In Anne Staples. Bienes y vivencias, el siglo XIX [Goods and experiences, the nineteenth century]. Historia de la vida cotidiana en México (History of everyday life in Mexico) (in Spanish). El Colegio de México. pp. 253–286. ISBN 978-968-16-7762-6. 
  6. ^ "Aguas Calientes". Catholic Encyclopedia. New York. 1907. 
  7. ^ Mexican Year Book. McCorquodale & Company. 1912. 
  8. ^ a b "Museos". Vivaaguascalientes.com (in Spanish). Gobierno de Aguascalientes. Retrieved March 27, 2014. 
  9. ^ "Mexico". Europa World Year Book. Taylor & Francis. 2004. ISBN 1857432533. 
  10. ^ "Population of Capital Cities and Cities of 100,000 or More Inhabitants". Demographic Yearbook 2011. United Nations Statistics Division. 2012. Retrieved March 27, 2014. 
  11. ^ "Número de Habitantes, Aguascalientes" (in Spanish). Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía. Retrieved March 27, 2014. 
  12. ^ "Mexican Mayors". City Mayors.com. London: City Mayors Foundation. Retrieved March 27, 2014. 
  13. ^ Ana Arana (January 20, 2014). "In Mexico, a city’s scar becomes its most prized park, La Línea Verde". USA: Citiscope [1]. Retrieved March 30, 2014. 
  14. ^ "Mexican city gears up as new Motor city". NBC News. November 18, 2013. Retrieved March 27, 2014. 

This article incorporates information from the Spanish Wikipedia.

Further reading[edit]

Published in the 19th century
Published in the 20th century
Published in the 21st century

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Coordinates: 21°52′34″N 102°17′46″W / 21.876°N 102.296°W / 21.876; -102.296