Ferdinand Magellan

Year of birth: 1480
Year of death: 1521
Years they traveled: 1519-1522
Nationality of explore: Portuguese
Explorer's Goals: To find a Western route to Asia.
Explorer's Stats:
A Portuguese explorer who sailed around the Earth first.
He named the Pacific Ocean.
Sailed first for this country of Portugal, then had a dispute and sailed for Spain.
He sailed on a 3 year voyage with 5 ships only 1 made it back Magellan died and did not come back on the ship.
Name of ships:
Trinidad, San Antonio Concepcion, Victoria, Santiago





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