BirthdayDecember 02, 1484
Birthplace Spain
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  1. About

    Famed Spanish Conquistador who led an expedition that decimated the Aztec Empire. He was not awarded the title of viceroy as he had hoped, but was named Marques del Valle de Oaxoaca.
    He was one of the first Spanish settlers to initiate the Spanish colonization of the Americas.
    Like Christopher Columbus, he died a wealthy but embittered man.

  2. Before fame

    He attended a prestigious Spanish university to fulfill his parents' hopes of him becoming a lawyer.

  3. Related to

    He was married to Dona Marina and he and Dona had a son named Martin Cortes, who was considered The First Mestizo.

Explorer Hernando Cortes born on 02 12 1484 in . Until now, Hernando Cortes's age is 63 year old and have Sagittarius constellation. Count down 346 days will come next birthday of Hernando Cortes !