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How many ships did Francisco Pizarro use?

Francisco Pizarro made his first voyage to the New World in November 1524. After much hardship and skirmishes with natives in Panama, he returned to Spain with empty hands. Pizarro's second voyage (November 1526 to late 1527) was much larger, with 160 men and several horses carried in two ships.

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Beside this, how many ships did Francisco Pizarro have?

He set sail with one ship, 180 men, and 37 horses, being joined later by two more ships.

Secondly, what was Francisco Pizarro route? Francisco Pizarro (1478-1541) was a Spanish conquistador who traveled through much of the Pacific coast of America along Peru. He "discovered" the Incan empire and conquered it brutally and quickly, stealing immense hoards of gold, silver, and other treasures.

Similarly one may ask, what was Francisco Pizarro ship called?

Francisco Pizarro

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Nickname(s) 'Apu' ("chief" in Quechua) or 'Machu Capitan' ("Old Captain" in Quechua)
Allegiance Spain
Years of service 1496–1541
Battles/wars Spanish conquest of Peru

How did Francisco Pizarro change the world?

Pizarro brought change to Europe as well. He conquered Peru for Spain, which led to the Spanish culture dominating most of South America. Francisco Pizarro contributed to the world as well. When he made the expedition to the “South Sea” with Vasco Nunez de Balboa, he contributed to the discovery of the Pacific Ocean.

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