Who were the Mexica?

Events

Event 1

1248

The Mexica enter the valley of Mexico and settle.

Event 2

1325

The City of Tenochtitlan is founded on an island in Lake Texcoco.

Event 3

1450

Population of the city is approximately 70,000.

Event 4

1500

Mexica empire covers large area from Gulf of Mexico to the Pacific Ocean.

Event 5

1502

Montezuma II becomes the 9th Mexica tlatoani [king].

Event 6

1502 - 1518

The War at Flowers against surrounding tribes.