Gonazlo Fernandez de Cordoba was born #onthisday in history: 1st September 1453 A.D. and died on 2nd December 1515 A.D. He was the Duke of Terranova and Santangelo, and various other places. Cordoba was a Spanish general who fought in the conquest of Granada and Italian wars.

In his life he added the emergance of the Spanish army and the tactics with which they were remembered as the “Father of trench warfare”.

Remembered also as the “Great Captain” he was an important figure in the great Italian wars. He had many influential men fight under him such as Francisco pizzaro father. great respect throughout the years in history…

Legacy: Cordoba was remembered as the pioneer of modern warfare, as a field commander. While he won the battles they use to pursue after to minimize any problems or uprises.