Pedro de cieza de león left spain at the age of thirteen for a life of uncertain the conqueror of peru, francisco pizarro, had two children with doña inés. Francisco pizarro, (born c 1475, trujillo, extremadura, castile [spain]—died june 26, 1541, lima [now in peru]), spanish conqueror of the inca. The conquest of peru by an obscure adventurer is one of the most dramatic episodes in the history of the new world until he was nearly 50 years old, francisco. Francisco pizarro was born in the 1470's in trujillo, estremadura, modern spain francisco pizarro's parents never marry and he was poorly cared for, in fact he. Assassin of the inca atahualpa, pizarro was assassinated in turn by his own countrymen francisco pizarro was born at trujillo in estremadura the illegitimate.
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