16 de mar. de 2023 · Last Aztec emperor of Mexico, defeated by Hernan Cortez. Biography. Moctezuma ll was the ninth ruler of Tenochtitlan, reigning from 1502 to 1520. Moctezuma II became Tlatoani of Tenochtitlan after the death of his father Axayacatl. Cuitláhuac was the 10th tlatoani of the Aztec city of Tenochtitlan for 80 days.
- circa 1466
- Body burned at Copulco
23 de mar. de 2023 · Moctezuma Xocoyotzin in the Codex Mendoza. (Click on image to enlarge) Dozens of richly dressed nobles and high officials surrounded the Aztec emperor, Moctezuma Xocoyotzin, whose name (Moctezuma) means “Angry like a Lord”. He wore ornaments of gold, precious stone and fine feathers, and a crown of turquoise gleamed upon his head.
19 de mar. de 2023 · Discover the life and legacy of Aztec Emperor Moctezuma in this in-depth article. Learn about his leadership, military campaigns, and interactions with the Spanish.
27 de mar. de 2023 · On his return to Mexico, Cortés asks Moctezuma to stand on a balcony to calm his people down. In return the hapless Aztec governor receives a hail of stones and insults, wounding him in more ways than one. According to Cortés himself, it was one of these stones which led, days later, to the death of Moctezuma.
13 de mar. de 2023 · About Leonor de Moctezuma. One of three maiden daughters presented to Hernan Cortes by Moctezuma in November 1519, according to Hernando Alvarado Tezozomoc, writer for Crónica Mexicayotl (published 1975). Born from the daughter of chief counselor Tlilpotonqui (Moctezuma II's cousin). Married twice, received as dowry the town of Ecatepec within ...
- circa 1510
- circa 1550 (31-48)
- Mexico City, Mexico