The Aztec ruler Montezuma II ruled Mexico until overthrown and killed by the Spanish conquistador Hernan Cortes. Between 1517 and 1520, the Spanish took control of the empire.
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After the conquest of Mexico by Spanish conquistadors in 1521.
Before the Spanish conquest in 1521, present-day Mexico had several empires and city states. At the time, the most important in Mexico was the Aztec Empire, led by Ahuizotl(1486-1502).
In Mexico, the Aztec; in Peru, the Inca
The Aztecs under Montezuma II dominated what is now Mexico at the time of the Spanish arrival in 1517.
The Aztec civilization.
The Aztec Native American empire ruled much of is now known as Mexico. The Spanish conquistador and explorer Hernando Cortes ended the power of this civilization in the early 1500's.
The Spanish Empire qualifies as such. Mexico (or New Spain, as it was called at the time) was ruled by a viceroy, appointed by the Spanish King. The last viceroy was Juan O'Donoju (1762 - 1821).
A member of a people of central Mexico whose civilization was at its height at the time of the Spanish conquest in the early 16th century.The Nahuatl language of the Aztecs.
Aztecs, Hernando Cortes led a small miltary expedition against the Aztecs and their powerful emporer, Montezuma.
The biggest "result" of Spanish Conquest in the America's was the formation, for the first time, of "International Law." The Spanish Conquest was found to violate international law, and the first formations of these laws was discussed by the "School of Salamanca."
At the time, Mexico was an overseas territory of the Spanish Empire; it was known as the New Spain and was led by a viceroy. During that year, the appointed viceroy was Martin de Mayorga (term: 1779 - 1783).
Both Native American peoples found in the Americans at the time of Mexico's conquest, as well as Spanish conquistadors who conquered and settled Mexico from 1521 until 1821, when Mexico won its independence war against Spain.
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most of the people in New Mexico speak Spanish because a lot of people are from Mexico and people from mexico speak Spanish all the time.
From Madrid. Milan was at that time a possession of the Spanish crown.
Spain, as Mexico is a former colony of that country that lasted from 1521 until 1821.
Montezuma was best known as a Aztec leader at the time of the Spanish conquest.
Prior to the Spanish conquest, there were a number of different Native American Tribes that had states or statelets in what is now Mexico. The most prominent and powerful state was the AZTEC EMPIRE, but there were several other states including the Tarascan Empire, the Zapotecs, Metztitlan, the Mixtecs, Yopitzinco, and Xicallancas, et al.