Pizarro Events in History



1990 Death - Carlos Pizarro Leongomez, Colombian President candidate, assassinated

1938 Birthday - Juan Pizarro, baseball player

1848 Event - Battle at Xaquixaguana, Peru: Pedro de la Gasca beats Gonzalo Pizarro

1541 Death - Francisco Pizarro, Spanish explorer, murdered in Lima

1541 Death - Francisco Pizarro, Spanish conqueror of Peru, assassinated in Lima

1535 Event - Francisco Pizarro founds Lima Peru

1535 Event - City of Lima Peru founded by Francisco Pizarro

1533 Event - Francisco Pizarro arrives at Cuzco

1533 Event - Francisco Pizarro orders death of last Incan King of Peru, Atahualpa

1532 Event - Pizarro captures Incan emperor Atahualpa after victory at Cajamarca

1529 Event - Francisco Pizarro appointed governor of Peru

1524 Event - Pizarro's begins 1st great expedition, near Colombia

1519 Event - Pizarro receives royal charter for South American west coast









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