BENITO JUÁREZ RETURNSBenito Juarez, the president of Mexico before the French invasion, returned to Mexico in 1867.After many battles, Juarez, with the Mexican people on his side, defeated Maximiliano's army in1867 and immediately captured Maximiliano. A military court handed down the verdict ofshooting Maximiliano and his two faithful Mexican generals * on June 19, 1867, as seen inEdouard Manet's famous painting. And so ended this tragic adventure of France in Mexico.
1.En esta fecha los mexicanos celebran la victoria sobre el ejército francés en la Batalla dePuebla.On this date the Mexicans celebrate the victory over the French army at the Battle ofPuebla.2.En 1861 Méxicoteníaproblemas económicos muy serios.In 1861 Mexico had serious economic problems.3.El cinco de mayo de 1862 el ejército francés atacó la ciudad de Puebla,
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Benito Juárez,French intervention in Mexico,History of Mexico,Maximiliano