Francisco Hernández de Córdoba

Francisco Hernández de Córdoba

Conquistador + Explorer
Died 1517
Death Place Cuba
Other Names Hernández de Córd...

Francisco Hernández de Córdoba was a Spanish conquistador, known to history mainly for the ill-fated expedition he led in 1517, in the course of which the first European accounts of the Yucatán Peninsula were compiled.

related links

News + Updates

Browse recent news and stories about Francisco Hernández de Córdoba.


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Francisco Hernández de Córdoba.


Born in 1517.
Original Authors of this text are noted onández_de_Córdoba_(Yucatán_conquistador).
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.
Not the person you were looking for? Search Francisco Hernandez De Cordoba