Peru invades the Amazonian of El Oro. The two countries go to war. Contention continues through much of the 20th century.
Banana trade brings prosperity.
Military rule begins.
1 Spanish (Yáñez): patronymic from a variant of the personal name Juan, Spanish equivalent of John . Compare Ibanez .2 Americanized spelling of Slovenian Janež, a derivative of the personal name Janez, Latin Iohannes ( see John ).