Cannamore - An age of Discovery timeline

Cannamore
On the battle of Cannamore, the Mamluk Sultanate assisting the Kingdom of Calicut would win against the Portuguese in 1506 destroying the possibility of a Portuguese Naval Empire in the East although the focus of the Portuguese would now be in Africa instead at this point, forcing them to focus on the colonization of the Cape of Good Hope in hope of reestablishing a possibility of having colonies in the east again but those would not happen and the former Empire of Majapahit would fall under Muslim Princes including the Sultanate of Brunei who would gain its eastern vassals

The Ottoman subjugation of the Mamluks and repulsion of the Portuguese in India and the East Indies would result in Ottoman total domination of India’s trade routes by proxy and the Ottomans would partner with Malacca and Brunei and the trade with East Asia would be used to fund wars in the Balkans as well.

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The premise of this timeline is avoiding Old world colonies in Asia until the second imperialism.
 
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Habsburg loss
On 1519, Frederick III, Elector of Saxony would win the election for Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire, which would surprise the heir of Maximilian, Charles I of Spain which would ensure a neutral HRE for a time and Charles I would be forced to give up Austria to his brother Ferdinand who is married to Anna of Bohemia.

By 1530, on the death of Frederick IV of HRE, Ferdinand I of Austria would secure the Holy Roman Empire with his wife Anna.
 
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Henry VIII
In 1528, Catherine of Aragon, the Queen of England’s marriage with Henry VIII would be dissolved by the pope, due to affinity due to her first marriage, the annulment was supported by the Holy Roman Emperor himself, Frederick IV.

Henry VIII married Anne Boleyn, his mistress at that time and Anne Boleyn would give birth to another daughter named Elizabeth on September 7, 1533 which disappointed him, much to the displeasure of the King but years after rumors of heresy against Anne Boleyn would have sprouted out which the King would have used to get rid of Anne Boleyn himself, during this time Princess Mary, the heiress at that time is married to Francis, Duke of Brittany who would sire a posthumous daughter named Claude II of Brittany on January 2, 1537 prior to his death and Mary would die in 1538 in Brittany shortly after the birth of her daughter, Claude II of Brittany.

On 1536, Anne Boleyn’ marriage would be annulled again due to his own relations with Mary Boleyn not being given dispensation Henry VIII annulled his marriage with Anne Boleyn due to her not having a male issue of her own and had negotiated for Princess Mary of Portugal’s hand prior, and on 1536, Henry VIII would remarry to Maria of Portugal as his third wife after his second wife was executed, Maria of Portugal bore his own son, Edward on October 12, 1537, Maria of Portugal would end up as Philip II of Spain’s second wife after the death of Henry VIII leaving the succession to his son, Edward.
 
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In 1528, Catherine of Aragon, the Queen of England’s marriage with Henry VIII would be dissolved by the pope, due to affinity due to her first marriage, the annulment was supported by the Holy Roman Emperor himself, Frederick IV.

Henry VIII married Anne Boleyn, his mistress at that time and Anne Boleyn would give birth to another daughter named Elizabeth on September 7, 1533 which disappointed him, much to the displeasure of the King but years after rumors of heresy against Anne Boleyn would have sprouted out which the King would have used to get rid of Anne Boleyn himself, during this time Princess Mary, the heiress at that time is married to James V of Scotland in 1534, Anne Boleyn had repeated pregnancies afterwards and they resulted in miscarriage.

On 1536, Anne Boleyn would be burnt at the stake for heresy as Henry VIII would know himself that Anne Boleyn herself is a heretic and did not have male issue of her own and had negotiated for Princess Mary of Portugal’s hand prior, and on 1536, Henry VIII would remarry to Maria of Portugal as his third wife after his second wife was executed, Maria of Portugal bore his own son, Edward, the future Edward VI on October 12, 1537, however Edward VI would die in 1546 soon prior to the death of Henry VIII in 1547 and Maria of Portugal would end up as Philip II of Spain’s second wife after the death of Henry VIII forcing him to recognize his daughter, Mary as his own heir.
Pure ASB. If Henry married Anne earlier is EXTREMELY unlikely who she will have only Elizabeth on her OTL birthdate, plus the whole burning her is useless and without any sense. Also you need to totally change Henry’s mind for having him consent to a match between Mary and James as the latter inheriting England was Henry’s greatest nightmare
 
Pure ASB. If Henry married Anne earlier is EXTREMELY unlikely who she will have only Elizabeth on her OTL birthdate, plus the whole burning her is useless and without any sense. Also you need to totally change Henry’s mind for having him consent to a match between Mary and James as the latter inheriting England was Henry’s greatest nightmare
I replaced James V with Beja, I had the marriage with Anne Boleyn annulled due to his relations with Mary Boleyn.
 
Son of Hungary
On January 20, 1526, Mary of Hungary would give birth to a son, baptized as Vladislav who would unite the Kingdoms of Poland, Hungary, and Lithuania, the consequences of his own reign in the four kingdoms would immense as its consequences are the unification of majority of Silesia with Poland after the break up of the union of the countries due to the porous border of Poland and Silesia and the further unification of the Czechs and Slovakians in culture, the Germans would be weaker and weaker in the Slavic majority areas.

Mary of Austria would serve as the regent for her son, Vladislaus III after her husband Louis II of Hungary died in the battle of Mohacs for a long time and gave up the lands in Bosnia and Transylvania for a time until Vladislav III’s successor during the union of the three countries after the death of Sigismund Augustus.
 
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American Colonization
After the loss of the opportunity to the East, the Portuguese would focus on their own opportunities in Africa and Brazil which they have already discovered and they would also focus on improving their colony in Mozambique and their relations with their tributary Congo and the establishment of Angola.

Castile would focus on the colonization of the Americas and they were able to acquire the colonies of New Spain from the old Mexica polity and their South American colonies which were built on Tawantinsuyu and the two countries would have issues in regards to their territories in the Americas but the Portuguese would have an almost monopoly of Africa.

Under Queen Claude of England, Humphrey Gilbert would found the colony of Newfoundland which would start the English colonization of the Americas which would be challenged by the French and the Spanish.


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No more Eastern Colonies for Portugal and Spain, they would instead use the gold to fund the wars of their allies in Europe.
 
Inheritance of the Netherlands
On October 25, 1555, Charles V would abdicate and partition his Empire giving the Burgundian Inheritance to his daughter Maria of Spain and her husband Maximilian and the Spanish inheritance to Philip II, and Charles V would retire to a monastery in Spain after his own abdication.

Maria of Spain and her husband would treat the Protestants in the Burgundian Possessions with tolerance which is something those other Western European countries and the Low Countries under Maria and Maximilian would be united with Austria on the death of Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand I after her husband became the Holy Roman Emperor as Maximilian II.

On 1554, Philip II would remarry to Maria of Viseu, the dowager Queen of England, the mother of Edward VI.
 
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Trading routes
The Bruneians an ally and subsidiary of the Ottomans in faith would have two vassals in the north we have the Sultanate of Sapa and the Maguindanao Sultanate, the two kingdoms would remain loyal to the Bruneians and the Sultanate of Sapa lie in the Bruneians trade route to Japan especially to the Ryukyus and also the Bruneians would trade with China which already have a muslim population.

The Venetians would have retained their own monopoly in the goods to the East while Portugal would now have a monopoly of the Subsaharan traded goods and Eastern Goods traded in the way of Subsaharan africa.
 
I doubt Brittany would be able to project enough power to hold Brittany in the long term, btw, especially with Brittany's nobility and general population overtly pro-french. England's ability to project power into France came at an end with the formation of France's gunpowder based armies and France is definetly winning any long-term land war.
 
I doubt Brittany would be able to project enough power to hold Brittany in the long term, btw, especially with Brittany's nobility and general population overtly pro-french. England's ability to project power into France came at an end with the formation of France's gunpowder based armies and France is definetly winning any long-term land war.
Yes, but I will have Brittany and Ireland go independent in my TL.
 
Beginning of the reign of Queen Claude of England
On 1553, after marrying her half uncle, Edward VI he would die prior after the consummation of the marriage, she would marry Dauphin Francis II of France in 1558 which would be an unpopular choice in England which would produce a daughter named Catherine on May 10, 1559 and she would remarry to Robert of Scotland(1542) which would produce a son named Edward on December 2, 1566 which would be the heir to Brittany and England and another son named Henry on May 10, 1568, who was made the Duke of Brittany himself after an agreement with the French but Claude herself had already guaranteed the independence of Brittany by having male heirs and Brittany would be independent to this day.

On 1560, Ivan the Terrible would marry Elizabeth of England, that move was said to be a move of Queen Claude for Elizabeth to disappear from the politics of England completely, however she would have a daughter named Anna on 1562.

1. Male MQOS.
 
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Don Carlos, King of Portugal
On 1560, a marriage between Elizabeth of France and Don Carlos would be made, a marriage that would produce a two children, Infanta Isabel(December 2, 1566) and Infante Felipe(May 10, 1573).

On 1579, Sebastian I would die fighting against the moors causing the succession of Portugal to pass to Don Carlos passing the crown of Portugal to the Habsburgs and Don Carlos would be crowned as Carlos I of Portugal but he would die on 1583 causing Portugal to pass to his son Philip as Philip I of Portugal who would be under Elizabeth of France’s regency and he would inherit the Spanish Kingdoms from his grandfather Philip II as Philip III of Castile and Aragon.
 
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