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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WHEN was Francisco Pizarro, the conqueror of Peru, assassinated?
The last trace of the city's founder, Francisco Pizarro's statue was removed from its old historic center or La Ciudad de los Reyes, and replaced with the flag of Quechua "Inca Nation." Located on the coastal waters of the magnificent Pacific, the city has much of the best of what the Spaniards brought with them but this prosperous city has so much more potential than one thought earlier.
Volume II opens with the voyages to Peru of Francisco Pizarro and his brothers, their seizure of the Inca empire, and the long, bloody, and self-destructive sequel to this Spanish campaign.
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