Did the Modern World truly originate in Europe during the 15th and 16th Centuries?
Famous for his 6 marriages and initiation of the Act of Supremacy
Mary was so named "Bloody" Mary due to her persecution of Protestants during her reign
He was a Spanish explorer. He is the man that found the passage below south America. His crew also circumnavigate the world, he does this just to get to the Philippines.
He was a nobleman of the Portuguese royal household and a Portuguese explorer. He sailed around the southernmost tip of Africa in 1488, the first European known to have done so.
Italian who represented Spanish voyage dates and destinations. He made lasting contact with the American continents
Italian explorer who works for Spain and Italy. He took voyages to South America twice, and he theorized that America was a seperate continent and not a part of Asia. Finally, he gets the continent named after him, America.
Spanish explorer, known for being the first European to see the Pacific Ocean from the American continent.
He was a Portuguese explorer, one of the most successful in the Age of Discovery and the commander of the first ships to sail directly from Europe to India. He was also first European to reach India through sea. This discovery was very impactful as the route meant that the Portuguese wouldn't need to cross the highly disputed Mediterranean nor the dangerous Arabia and that the whole voyage would be made by sea.
Fountain of youth, Governor of Porto Rico
He is Spanish, he had a noble family.
He was a Spanish conquistador with a great education from the University of Salamnca
He conquered the Aztecs with his 1,000 man army!
He was a French explorer. and took two voyages into Canada. The reason he is well known is because he explored the Great Lakes area and established a settlement at Quebec.
Sponsored three voyages from England to America from 1584 to 1587. Although none of his attempts to settle a colony in North America were successful, members of the expeditions he sent provided the English with valuable information about Virginia.
Found Hudson Bay