Montezuma II was the ruler of the Aztec Empire in 1521. That was the year that Spain invaded, looking for treasure and new lands to seize. The Aztecs were the most advanced civilization in the Americas at the time. But just one year later, Montezuma was dead and his people were fully under the control of the Spanish.
This is a biography and historical account of Montezuma II, the last significant ruler of the Aztec empire.