The lad De Almagro fought the desperate battle of Chupas on September 16,escaped to Cuzcobut was arrested, immediately condemned to death, and executed in the great square Almagro de Prostitute Diego in the city. He was urged to return to Peru and this time take definitive possession of Cuzcoso as to consolidate an inheritance for his son. Pizarro was murdered on June 26, ; the conspirators promptly proclaimed the lad De Almagro Governor of Peru. Although by this time Diego de Almagro had already acquired sufficient wealth in the conquest of Peru and was living a luxurious life in Cuzco, the prospect of conquering the lands further south was very attractive to him. For four years he stayed there, working at the management of his properties and those of Pizarro. Some sources suggest Almagro received such a requirement in by the Spanish king and was officially declared governor of New Toledo. Dismayed in Chile[ edit ] Statue of De Almagro in Almagro, Spain De Almagro promptly initiated the exploration of the new territory, starting up the valley the Aconcagua Riverwhere he was well received by the natives. However, the intrigues of his interpreter, Felipillowho had previously helped Pizarro Almagro de Prostitute Diego in dealing with Atahualpaalmost thwarted De Almagro's efforts. He never officially founded a city in the territory of what is now Chile.