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What Happened on February 28, 1525

Famous Deaths


Person of interestCuauhtémoc

Cuauhtémoc, the last Aztec Emperor (1520 - 1521), tortured and killed by Spanish conquistador Hernán Cortés

The Last Aztec Emperor Cuauhtémoc
The Last Aztec Emperor
Cuauhtémoc

1525 Highlights

About February 28, 1525

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 495 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces