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Moctezuma Xocoyotzin, or Moctezuma II, (c.1466-29 Junio 1520) fue el noveno rey Azteca (yo diría más bien emperador) .


El 8 de noviembre de 1519 el emperador azteca Moctezuma II recibió al conquistador español Hernán Cortés en la Gran Tenochtitlán.

La zacua mayor, también conocido como conoto de Moctezuma, papan, oropéndola mayor o urupa - The Montezuma Oropendola (Psarocolius montezuma) is a New World tropical icterid bird.


Cuitláhuac, 10th tlatoani of the Aztec Empire, brother of Moctezuma II. After being held captive by the Aztecs, Cortés ordered Moctezuma to ask his people stop fighting. Moctezuma told him that they wouldn't listen to him, and in turn asked him to free his brother Cuitláhuac so he'd convince the people to stop. Once freed, Cuitláhuac led his people against the conquistadors and successfully drove them out of Tenochtitlán on June 30, 1520. After ruling for only 80 days, he died of smallpox.


For Tenochtitlan, relation of a graphic novel: Motecuhzoma II, emperor of Mexica / Moctezuma II, ...


The Sun Stone (or The Calendar Stone), Aztec, reign of Moctezuma II (1502-20), discovered in 1790 at the southeastern edge of the Plaza Mayor (Zocalo) in Mexico City, stone (unfinished), 358 cm diameter x 98 cm depth (Museo Nacional de Antropología)


Moctezuma II (c. 1466 – 29 June 1520), also known by a number of variant spellings including Montezuma, Moteuczoma, Motecuhzoma and referred to in full by early Nahuatl texts as Motecuhzoma Xocoyotzin (Moctezuma the Young),[N.B. 1] was the ninth tlatoani or ruler of Tenochtitlan, reigning from 1502 to 1520.