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Why did Francisco Pizarro sail?

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Francisco Pizarro Gonzalez was a Spanish conquistador, conqueror of the Incan Empire, and founder of Lima, the modern-day capital of the Republic of Peru. Pizarro sailed from Spain in 1502 with a fleet of 30 ships, the largest to sail to the New World. He took 2500 colonists to hopefully find a free life.

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