Elxplorer Timeline

  • Period: Mar 13, 1478 to Jun 26, 1541

    Elplorer Timeline

  • Aug 15, 1478

    The day he was Born

    Francisco Pizarro was born in Trujillo, Spain.
  • May 15, 1513

    Pizarro goes with Balboa on a journey

    Pizarro accompanied Vasco Nunez de Balboa as they moved across the Isthmus of Panama to the Pacific Ocean.
  • Sep 30, 1524

    Pizarro invaded Peru

    Rumors about a very rich Inca Empire were told from persone to person. Wanting more wealth and excitement, Pizarro set out in search of this empire. After many years of failed attempts, Pizarro finally found the empire, which is centered in what we now call Peru.
  • Apr 16, 1533

    Pizarro invaded Cuzco

    Pizarro then marched to Cuzco and took over the city.
  • Jun 12, 1535

    Lime is the new capital of Peru

    He established the city of Lima as the new capital of Peru.
  • Mar 13, 1538

    Pizarro and Almagro's frindship die

    Pizarro had a disagreement with his long time journey partner and fellow conquistador Diego Almagro he had Almagro killed.
  • Mar 13, 1541

    End of Life

    Some of Almagro's supporters led by his son stormed Pizarro's home in Lima and assassinated him.