spains invasions of the aztecs -shariff rajpar

By srajpar
  • Feb 17, 1519

    cortes sails for mexico from cuba

    cortes sails looking for mexico
  • Jun 15, 1519

    Tlaxcalans attack the spainish

    the tlaxclans attack the spainsh, but the spainish were too strong with guns and armor.
  • Jun 27, 1519

    tlaxclans form an alliance with the spanish

    the tlaxclans tought it would be in their best intrest to form an aliance with the spainish.
  • Nov 8, 1519

    moctezuma greets cortez.

    back in the day cortez looked like one of the gods so moctezuma greets him as if cortez was a god.
  • Apr 21, 1520

    spainish kills aztecs during a aztec festival

    the spainish kill ALOT of aztecs during a festival
  • Jun 17, 1520

    the spainish retreat as the aztecs were gathering arms.

    the aztecs were growing and the spainish were getting outnumbered and had to run away
  • Jun 28, 1520

    The Spanish attempt to escape from Tenochtitlan but are stopped by the Aztecs - later referred to as the Noche Triste

    the spainish tried to escape but got stopped by the aztecs
  • Jun 29, 1520

    moctezuma dies

    he got stoned but the aztecs and died shortly after....
  • Jul 19, 1520

    The Aztecs begin to die from smallpox

    the aztecs started to get a epidemic of smallpox
  • Jul 22, 1520

    The Spanish form a second attack on the now weakened Aztecs

    the final battle the spainish attacks the aztecs with almost half the population done
  • Aug 13, 1520

    The last group of Aztecs surrender

    the aztecs now surender to the spainish
  • Apr 13, 1522

    Cortes becomes governor and captain-general of New Spain

    less then 3 years cortes is named the governor and captin general of new spain