- c1500–33, last Incan king of Peru (son of Huayna Capac).
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A vast deal of sympathy, indeed, has been wasted upon Atahualpa.
Atahualpa was led forth in fetters and chained to the stake.
He told me that he had sent men to seek an interview with Atahualpa.
He never married, but by a daughter of Atahualpa he had a daughter, who survived him.
Possibly this means Huascar, whom Atahualpa had caused to be put to death.An Account of the Conquest of Peru
- ?1500–33, the last Inca emperor of Peru (1525–33), who was put to death by the Spanish under Pizarro
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