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Native Indian groups build settlements in Peru.
The Chimú people build a capital at Chan Chan. It is said to have been the largest adobe city in the world.
The Inca Empire begins its rise to power. Over the next 100 years, the small tribe builds the largest empire in the Americas.
Spanish soldiers led by Francisco Pizarro defeat the Incas. Pizarro declares Lima the new capital of Peru in
Peru wins its independence from Spain. It's the last colony in Latin America to do so