Ferdinand magellan this portuguese explorer was born on october 12, 1492 in southern spain it is an amazing coincidence that he eventually became a world explorer, because that is the day christopher columbus first landed in el salvador, thus discovering a new world. Experience the wonders of the galapagos islands patagonia’s wildlife easter island & sacred sites of machu picchu expedition cruises to antarctica. Ferdinand magellan was the first explorer to lead an expedition that circumnavigated the globe like many of his contemporaries, magellan underestimated the size of the oceans , and thought he could find a faster route to the spice islands by sailing west. Spanish expeditions to the philippines the magellan expedition ferdinand magellan, a portuguese in the service of the spanish crown, was looking for a westward route to the to the spice islands of indonesiaon march 16, 1521, magellan's expedition landed on homonhon island in the philippineshe was the first european to reach the islands. Depiction of the five ships of ferdinand magellan’s expedition #3 he was the first european to discover and navigate the strait of magellan on december 13, 1519 , the fleet of ferdinand magellan entered the bay of rio de janeiro in present day brazil.
Ferdinand magellan was an explorer who is known for being the first european to travel to asia through the west he grew up on ships and was a very good navigator. Ferdinand magellan's expedition sparked spain's interest in our country which alarmed the portuguese because of their declining power and world influence magellan was widely credited for discovering the philippines for the europeans, half a world away four more spanish expeditions followed between 1525 and. Ferdinand magellan: ferdinand magellan, portuguese navigator and explorer who sailed under the flags of both portugal and spain from spain he sailed around south america, discovering the strait of magellan, and across the pacific though he was killed in the philippines, one of his ships continued westward to spain, completing the first circumnavigation of earth.
The magellan–elcano circumnavigation was the first voyage around the world in human history it was a spanish expedition that sailed from seville in 1519 under the command of ferdinand magellan, a portuguese, in search of a maritime path from spain to east asia through the americas and across the pacific ocean, and concluded by spanish navigator juan sebastian elcano in 1522. Ferdinand magellan was born in portugal, either in the city of porto or in sabrosa, circa 1480 his parents were members of the portuguese nobility and after their deaths, magellan became a page. Ferdinand magellan mort, l'expédition se poursuit sous les ordres de pilote sebastián elcano, qui a la chance d'arriver aux moluques, terres d'épices, de richesses, de forêts et d'animaux exotiques.
Ferdinand magellan (/ m magellan's expedition was the first to circumnavigate the globe and the first to navigate the strait in south america connecting the atlantic and the pacific oceans magellan's name for the pacific was adopted by other europeans. Ferdinand magellan (c 1480-1521) was an early explorer of the new world he was one of the first individuals to cross all the meridians of the globe, sailing to the pacific through the south. Fernand de magellan (fernão de magalhães en portugais), né à sines près de setúbal (portugal), printemps 1480 - mort sur l’île de mactan (philippines), 27 avril 1521, était un navigateur et explorateur portugais. Victoria (or nao victoria, as well as vittoria) was a spanish carrack and the first ship to successfully circumnavigate the world victoria was part of a spanish expedition commanded by the portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan , and after his death during the voyage, by juan sebastián elcano.
The year 2021 will mark the 500th anniversary of ferdinand magellan's journey around the globe ahead of this historic date, researchers have been following his tracks on board a sailboat led by the geneva-based non-profit organization foundation pacifique this ocean mapping expedition aims to. Ferdinand magellan (fernão de magalhães in portuguese and fernando de magallanes in spanish) was a portuguese explorer who is famous for co-leading the first circumnavigation of the earth magellan spent his early career in asia where he fought several battles for his native country. The magellan expedition • also known as “magellan-delcano circumnavigation” • the first voyage around the world in human history it was a spanish expedition that sailed from seville in 1519 under the command of ferdinand magellan. Appartenant à l'une des grandes familles de portugal, fernando de magalhaens, dont nous avons fait magellan, naquit à porto, vers la fin du xvème siècle, et fut élevé à la cour des rois jean ii et emmanuel le fortuné il y reçut une forte instruction.
Exploration route of ferdinand magellan seville, spain october 21, 1520 strait of magellan may 19, 1522 depart: september 20, 1519 return: september 6, 1522 cape of good hope april 27, 1521 magellan killed at mactan pacific ocean atlantic ocean indian ocean ocean magellan’s route september 20, 1519 to. 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 sea route to the spice islands. Ferdinand magellan was the leader of the first expedition to circumnavigate the real world he was the first european to sail across the pacific ocean and discovered a route by which ships could sail a complete circle around the world.
Portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan had secured the support of spanish king charles i for a voyage to the spice islands of modern-day indonesiamagellan would travel west, around the newly discovered americas. 1519: 20 septembre départ de magellan vers les indes l'expédition sous le commandement du navigateur portugais fernand de magellan quitte le port andalou de sanlúcar de barrameda. Ferdinand magellan explorer specialty sailing expeditions born 1480 sabrosa, trás-os-montes e alto douro, portugal died apr 27, 1521 (around age 40–41) mactan, philippines nationality portuguese ferdinand magellan is one of the most famous of all the explorers in history.