John Cabot's life and voyage

Events

Birth

1450

John Cabot is born.

First move

1471

Cabot moves to Venice

Marriage

1474

Cabot marries a young woman named Mattea

Second move

1488

Moves to Spain to because of financial difficulty.

Third move

1495

Moves to England to start his exploration career.

Receives Patent

1496

Receives a Patent from King Henry VII.

Second voyage

1497

Goes on a second voyage and sets foot on American land.

Aborts voyage

Approx. 1497

Aborts voyage due to a storm and poor supplies.

Rest of career

1498 - 1500

Sails and explores more.

Death

1500

Dies