First Mexican Empire facts for kids
Religión, Independencia, Unión
"Religion, Independence, Union"
|•||1821–1822||Agustín de Iturbide|
|•||1822||Nicolás Bravo Rueda|
|•||Lower house||Chamber of Deputies|
|•||Independence of Mexico||September 27, 1821|
|•||Agustín I of Mexico||July 21, 1821|
|•||Monarchy overthrown||March 19, 1823|
|Area||4,925,283 km2 (1,901,662 sq mi)|
|Today part of|| Belize
The Mexican Empire (Spanish: Imperio Mexicano) was the official name of independent Mexico. It was a monarchy from 1821 to 1823. The territory of the Mexican Empire included New Spain and the former Captaincy General of Guatemala. Mexico then declared itself a republic. However, it reverted to a monarchy during the Second Mexican Empire.
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