Conquistador Events in History

1982 Event - 114th Belmont: Laffit Pincay, Jr. aboard Conquistador Cielo wins in 2:28

1982 Death - Archibald MacLeish, U.S., lawyer/writer (Conquistador), dies at 89

1933 Event - Pulitzer prize awarded to Archibald Macleish (Conquistador)

1542 Event - Conquistador Francisco de Orellana returns to Spain

1538 Death - Diego de Almagro, Spanish conquistador (Chile/Peru), dies at about 63

1517 Death - Vasco Nunez de Balboa, Spanish conquistador/admiral, beheaded at 41

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