Portuguese navigator and explorer ferdinand magellan (1480 - 1521), is recognised as the man who led a fleet of spanish ships on what is regarded as the 'first. Ferdinand magellan pictures and images ed portrait of ferdinand magellan portuguese explorer ed circa 1520 a print of the explorer ferdinand magellan . While in the service of spain, the portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan (1480 -1521) led the first european voyage of discovery to circumnavigate the globe.
With his flag in the trinidad, magellan led his squadron of five ships across the atlantic in ferdinand magellan (c 1480—1521) portuguese explorer. Ferdinand magellan was a portuguese maritime explorer who, at the service of spain, led the first successful attempt to sail around the entire earth he did not. On april 27, 1521, portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan was killed by a magellan was on a route to portuguese territories in the spice islands (now.
Ferdinand magellan grew up in an age of discovery as a young man, magellan gained maritime experience with portuguese naval fleets in india, asia, and. Ferdinand magellan (portuguese fernão magalhaes) died during his voyage of discovery on the island of mactan in the philippines, 27 april 1521 he returned home in 1512 and took part in the portuguese expedition to morocco ,. Discover facts about ferdinand magellan, one of the greatest explorers of his era and ferdinand magellan was born in 1480 into a noble portuguese family. We all recall ferdinand magellan from our history or geography classes he was the famous portuguese explorer who led the spanish. An open letter to galileo from ferdinand magellan, sir francis drake proof must be ascribed to the portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan.
Although ferdinand magellan (1480–1521) is credited with having made the first magellan was a portuguese adventurer who persuaded king charles i of. Portuguese explorer while in the service of spain, the portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan led the first european voyage of discovery to circumnavigate . 498 years ago the portuguese navigator ferdinand magellan started the to the discoveries, among all the heroes from the age of discovery. Magellan asked the king of portugal to finance an expedition around the world when the king rejected him, portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan (c.
The historical figure ferdinand magellan was a portuguese explorer who remains famous for the first circumnavigation of the earth, proving that. Ferdinand magellan, portuguese fernão de magalhães, spanish fernando, orhernando, de magallanes, (born 1480, sabrosa or porto,. That's what happened to ferdinand magellan, a portuguese explorer in the early 16th century back then, many people knew the world was round, but no one.
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Name: ferdinand magellan [fur-dn-and] [muh-jel-uhn] birth/death: 1480-1521 nationality: portuguese birthplace: porto or sabrosa, portugal. Ferdinand magellan was a portuguese explorer who organised the spanish expedition to the east indies from 1519 to 1522, resulting in the first. You are here: history explorers ferdinand magellan the portuguese had controlled the spice trade since vasco da gama's voyage to india in 1498.