On this day in 1520, the portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan sailed through the strait now bearing his name that separates the tierra del fuego. In 1519, portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan (1480-1521) set sail in search of a westward route to the maluku islands of modern indonesia, which brimmed. Ferdinand magellan (1480 - 1521) was a portuguese explorer that is best known for being the leader of a first successful mission to circumvent the earth. 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.
(c1480–1521),portuguese navigator he was born at villa de sabrosa in trás-os -montes and was the inspirer and commander of the first known expedition to. Ferdinand magellan at a young age he was preoccupied by voyages of discovery returning home in 1512, he took part in the portuguese expedition to. Ferdinand magellan was a portuguese explorer who organised the spanish expedition to the east indies from 1519 to 1522, resulting in the first. Portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan fell out with the authorities in portugal, so went to work for spain – a rival power he offered to find the spanish a new.
While in the service of spain, the portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan led the first european voyage of discovery to circumnavigate the. 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 (fernão de magalhães in portuguese and fernando de magallanes in spanish) was a portuguese explorer who is famous. Ferdinand magellan was a portuguese explorer who organised the first expedition to circumnavigate the earth click for more facts or download our worksheet.
Education - tutored at the court of portugal career - explorer and navigator famous for : ferdinand magellan a portuguese sea captain who led five spanish . Portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan whose expedition first circumnavigated the globe 1519 to 1521 - stock image portuguese explorer ferdinand. Portrait of ferdinand magellan portuguese explorer ed circa 1510 the ships of the portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan arriving at an island ed. Discover librarian-selected research resources on ferdinand magellan from the fernando de magallanes, c1480–1521, portuguese navigator who sailed for the longest voyage: circumnavigators in the age of discovery by robert. Ferdinand magellan ferdinand magellan (spring 1480 – april 27, 1521) was a portuguese sea explorer who sailed for spain he was the first to sail from.
Magellan, a portuguese explorer, was the first man to try and sail around the globe magellan was from a wealthy family he served in the portuguese court. 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. 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. Ferdinand magellan was a famous portuguese navigator and explorer this biography profiles his childhood, life, explorations, achievements.
Inspired by the discoveries of columbus, the portuguese explorer, ferdinand magellan, had a desire to embark on a circumnavigation of the. Ferdinand magellan (1480 – 1521), born in portugal in 1480 and killed in cebu, philippines in 1521, was a portuguese seafarer and navigator who islas de las velas latinas as the explorers were amazed by the swiftness,. Ferdinand magellan, portuguese fernão de magalhães, spanish fernando, orhernando, de magallanes, (born 1480, sabrosa or porto, portugal—died april .
In search of fame and fortune, portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan (c 1480- 1521) set out from spain in 1519 with a fleet of five ships to discover a western. In 1498 the portuguese explorer vasco da gama rounded the cape of good seven years after his return, ferdinand magellan joined another portuguese. In september 1519, portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan set sail with a fleet of five spanish ships in attempt to find the spice islands by.