Photograph of the execution of Maximilian (right) Miramón (center) and Mejía (left).
Photograph of the Mexican firing squad that executed Emperor Maximilian I, commanded by Colonel Palacios (right).
Maximilian in Art:
|Born||July 6||1832||Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna (Austrian Empire)|
|Died||June 19||1867||Cerro de las Campanas, Santiago de Querétaro (Mexican Empire)|
|Cause of death||Execution (firing squad)|
|Title||Emperor of Mexico (1864-1867)|
|Title||Grand Croix de la Légion d’honneur|