Definition of Francisco fernandez de cordova
1. Noun. Spanish explorer who discovered Yucatan (1475-1526).
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1. List of Documents in Spanish Archives Relating to the History of the United by James Alexander Robertson (1910)
"Francisco Fernandez de Cordova to J. de Galvez (very confidential). [Spain ?] H, Sparks, 98, XVII. 10 ll. 3401 Jan- 5. Mexico. ..."
2. Harper's Encyclopædia of United States History from 458 A.D. to 1902: Based by Benson John Lossing, John Fiske, Woodrow Wilson (1902)
"Spaniards at Darien hear of the empire of the Incas 1512-17 Las Casas made "Universal Protector of the Indians" 1516 Francisco Fernandez de Cordova ..."
3. Harper's Encyclopædia of United States History from 458 A.D. to 1902: Based by Benson John Lossing, John Fiske, Woodrow Wilson (1901)
"... reaching the ocean (voyage of seven months) August, 1541 Francisco Fernandez de Cordova discovers Mexico 1517 Don Pedro de Valdivia invades and conquers ..."