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The Aztec Empire Falls

The Aztec Empire Falls

In 1521 A.D., the peoples who were ruled by the Aztecs grew tired of the treatment they received at their taskmasters’ hands. The Aztecs required all conquered peoples to pay heavy and burdensome taxes. They also often sacrificed their men to the Aztec gods as part of their religious practices.

 

Aztecs Conquered By Spanish

In this year, these people joined forces with the Spanish explorers, who had arrived in the region, and attacked the Aztec capital. They were quickly able to overthrow the Aztec Empire.