He sets out on a voyage of dicovery and conquest of what he later named La Florida
A spanish attempt to colonize Florida, lead by Panfilo de Narvaez
He was one of four survivors of the 1527 Narváez expedition
A Spanish conquistador, who visited New Mexico and other parts of what are now the southwestern United States . Coronado had hoped to conquer the mythical Seven Cities of Gold.
He sailed from the Pacific coast of 'New Spain' as far north as Los Angeles in California. He later died from an infected wound that same year
He attacked spanish ships and settlements to split the treasure with the queen