Francisco Pizarro

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Noun1.Francisco Pizarro - Spanish conquistador who conquered the Incas in what is now Peru and founded the city of Lima (1475-1541)Francisco Pizarro - Spanish conquistador who conquered the Incas in what is now Peru and founded the city of Lima (1475-1541)
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Este autor recibe y acepta el encargo de la referida familia de componer tres comedias dedicadas una a cada uno de los Pizarro, Francisco, Gonzalo y Hernando.
Featured in this broad overview of a century and a half of European exploration of the world are the endeavors of Henry the Navigator, Bartholomew Diaz, Vasco da Gama, Christopher Columbus, Amerigo Vespucchi, John and Sebastian Cabot, Ferdinand Magellan, Hernando Cortez, Francisco Pizarro, Francisco Coronado and Hernando Desoto.
The chapter that follows, on El Dorado of the Omaguas, tells the story of the futile quest for gold in the early 1540s by Gonzalo Pizarro, Francisco de Orillana, and Von Hutten in what today is Ecuador.