The Voyage of Champions
From The Begining...
Francisco Pizarro was born around 1474 in Trujillo, Spain. He grew up poor with his family consisting of his three half brothers, mother, and father on a farm.
Vasco Núñez de Balboa
In 1513 Pizarro discovered the pacific ocean.
In 1531 Pizarro then joined with Diego de Almagro and his three half brothers to travel to peru to get permission to claim land for spain
Capture of The Inca
In the next fall Pizarro then captured, held for ransom, then killed the Inca leader Atahuapla in the year of 1533. Pizarro afterwards conquered another Inca city only to name and found the city of Lima; peru's capitol.
Pizarro then got greedy with his land and didn't want Almagro to have it however he was to weak to fight. so he sent his three brothers out to fight and they won as well as killed Almagro.
A Devastating Death
Even though Pizarro was sick and unwell he lived till June of 1541 before he was assassinated by one of Almagros followers.