John Cabot

Year of birth: 1450cabot.jpg

Year of death :1499

Years of they traveled:He sailed from 1497 till 1499

Nationality of explorer:He was an England explorer

Explorers goal:He was to search for a northwest passage across North American to Asia






Explorer Statistics :In 1497 King Henry VI sent a captain by the name John Cabot attempt to find a new world that Columbus had recently discovered






Back in England Cabot got well rewarded and a patent was written for a new voyage

Excepts for one of the ships ,that soon after depart made for an Irish port

Many expert think its on Cape Benton Island ,but others look for it in Newfoundland ,Labrador or Maine

The outcome of the Voyage : He never made it though but he found Newfoundland ,Nova Scotia ,and New England