Bolivar in New Granada 1819-1820

[ 1819 - 1820 ]
[1819] Simon Bolivar's forces crossed the Andes into Neueva Granada (Colombia) (June-July 1819). At Boyaca (August 7, 1817), his army of 2,000 defeated a Spanish and colonial force of 3,000.

[1820] Simon Bolivar's republican forces took Bogota (spring 1820); he then became the first president of the Colombian republic.


Belligerents Initiation Date Termination Date
United Provinces of New Granada and Kingdom of Spain under Joseph Bonaparte 1819 1820 View

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