Francisco Pizarro González ( / p ɪ ˈ z ɑːr oʊ / ; Spanish: [fɾanˈθisko piˈθaro] ; c. 1471 – 26 June 1541) was a Spanish conquistador who led the Spanish conquest of Peru . He captured and killed Incan emperor Atahualpa , and claimed the lands for Spain.The above statement is completely inaccurate. Piloto Mayor was
the main pilot or navigator of Pizarro ship, not the name of the
ship. There are no legitimate documented counts of the ships'