Ferdinand Magellan's Timeline

Date of Birth: Born in 1480 Place of Birth : Sabrosa in Villa Real, Province of Traz os Montes in Portugal Parents: Father - Mayor Pedro Ruy de Magalhaes Mother: Alda de Mezquita. Background Facts, Information & Ancestry : Came from a wealthy family who had strong connections with the Portuguese court

Events

Born at Sabrosa in Villa Real, Province of Traz os Montes in Portugal

1480

Ferdinand's Parents Die

1490

A Job as the Queen's Messenger

1492

A Sailing Expedition on the Ocean

1505

Ferdinand Makes a Second Voyage

1511

Ferdinand Begins Planning His Own Voyage

1512

Ferdinand Sets Sail

1519

The Magellan Strait

1520

Ferdinand Makes New Discoveries

1520

Ferdinand Dies

1521