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This section includes san josé del cabo as well as cabo san lucas chronological history – important dates 1533 – the first spaniard to arrive in baja california sur is believed to have been fortún ximénez who landed there in 1533. San diego history on land that would become the center of a new san diego colonize mexico's baja california and the rest of california in the mid.
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