On This Day

What Happened on July 26, 1533

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Francisco Pizarro orders the death of the last Sapa Inca Emperor, Atahualpa

Spanish Conquistador Francisco Pizarro
Spanish Conquistador
Francisco Pizarro
Last Inca Emperor Atahualpa
Last Inca Emperor
Atahualpa

Famous Deaths


Person of interestAtahualpa

Atahualpa, last Sapa Inca Emperor, garroted by order of Francisco Pizarro at about 52

Last Inca Emperor Atahualpa
Last Inca Emperor
Atahualpa

1533 Highlights

About July 26, 1533

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 487 years and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo