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Itzamnaaj B'alam II (Shield Jaguar II, Shield Jaguar the Great)

Born: 647 AD
Died: 742 AD, at 95 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: King


647 - Born in Yaxchilan (a Mayan city-state in modern day Guatemela) to Lady Pacal and 6-Tun-Bird-Jaguar.


680 - Took Ah-Ahaual (a Mayan noble from another city) captive in battle.


681 - On Ocober 23, Itzamnaaj B'alam II became ahau (king) of Yaxchilan.


709 - Yaxun B'alam IV, Itzamnaaj B'alam's son, was born to Itzamnaaj B'alam's wife Lady Eveningstar.


742 - Reign ended with his death.


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