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Hernán Cortés

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Hernán Cortés de Monroy y Pizarro, Marquis of the Valley of Oaxaca was a Spanish ...... It is known as the Paso de Cortés. The muralist Diego Rivera painted ...

Hernán Cortés - Military Leader, Explorer - Biography.com

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Hernán Cortés was a Spanish conquistador and the man who won Mexico for Spain. ... King Charles I of Spain (also known as Holy Roman Emperor Charles V ) ...

Hernan Cortes - Exploration - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Hernan Cortes, including videos, interesting ... He spent much of his later years seeking recognition for his achievements and ...

Hernan Cortez biography - Aztec History

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Who was Hernan Cortes and what drove him to conquer? ... charge of the situation absolutely, and ready to claim the gold and power he had been looking for.

BBC - History - Hernando Cortés

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Discover facts about Hernando Cortes - the Spanish conquistador who conquered the Aztec empire. This brief biography takes you through his life story from ...

Explorers for Kids: Hernan Cortes - Ducksters

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Hernan Cortes was born in Medellín, Spain in 1485. He came from a fairly famous family and his father was a captain in the Spanish army. His parents wanted ...

Hernando Cortes Facts *** - Colonial America

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Fast facts about the exploration of America and the life of Hernando Cortes. ... Hernando Cortes Fact 1, Why was Hernando Cortes famous and what part of ...

What was Hernan Cortes seeking in the New World? - Ask.com

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The 16th century conquistador Hernán Cortés led Spanish troops into the Valley of Mexico in search of Aztec gold. His actions in the New World are widely seen ...

Hernán Cortés Facts & Biography | Famous Explorers

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Hernán Cortés was a Spanish explorer and soldier who conquered the Aztec empire. This resulted in large areas of Mexico's mainland being ruled by the Crown ...

Hernán Cortés (1485-1547) - The Latin Library

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Cortés also spelled Cortéz Spanish conquistador who overthrew the Aztec ... who tells how, at age 14, the young Hernán was sent to study at Salamanca, ...

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What Did Hernando Cortes Discover? - Biography - YourDictionary

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Hernando Cortes was a famous explorer... but what did he discover?

Hernando Cortes - Ages of Exploration

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He conquered the Aztec empire in 1519 and built Mexico City, which became the Spanish stronghold in the New World. Name: Hernando Cortés. Also Known ...

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Make research projects and school reports about Hernan Cortes easy with ... Hernán Cortés is best known as commander of the Spanish conquest of Mexico.