Account of the life and explorations of ferdinand magellan
1519-1522 account by antonio pigafetta dated 1525 the voyage and explorations among the moluccas, made and described by antonio pigafetta, gentleman of vicenza, knight of rhodes, dedidated to philippe de villiers l’isle-adam, grand master of rhodes, said voyage having begun in the year 1519 and ended on the eighteenth day of september 1522 pp 1-149 (in) the voyage of magellan. Fernão magalhães (ferdinand magellan is an anglicized version of his name) was born in approximately 1480 in the small portuguese town of villa de sabroza as the son of the mayor, he led a privileged childhood, and at an early age, he went to the royal court in lisbon to serve as page to the queen. Painting of ferdinand magellan, the portuguese navigator magellan was the first european explorer to cross the pacific ocean and the first to sail around the world the painting is in the palazzo farnese in caprarola, italy. Ferdinand magellan timeline timeline description: ferdinand magellan was a navigator and explorer he was the first person to sail around the world he was the first person to sail around the world this is a timeline of his life. The ferdinand magellan train rail car (also known as us car no 1) is a former pullman company observation car that was re-built by the us government for presidential use from 1943 until 1958 a replica of the victoria , the only ship of magellan's to survive the entire voyage, can be visited in puerto san julian.
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 name ferdinand magellan might ring a few bells for you even if you don’t know who he is, you will most likely recognize the name in fact, he is one of the defining figures of history, and made one of the most important discoveries of all time when a voyage he led circumnavigated the globe. In september 1519, portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan set sail with a fleet of five spanish ships in attempt to find the spice islands by heading west although magellan died during the journey, he is credited with the first circumnavigation of earth ferdinand magellan was born in 1480 in. Magellan was a staunch christian evangelist—and this may have cost him his life although it was never an official part of his mission, magellan took great pains to convert all the indigenous.
Adult life- during magellan's adult life, he sailed on many voyagesin his mid-20s, magellan joined a portuguese fleet that was sailing to east africa. Ferdinand magellan was a portuguese explorer who organized the first expedition to circumnavigate the earth magellan never made it entirely around the globe with his fleet of ships, but some of his crewmates did, and their story became a significant part of history. Ferdinand magellan was a portuguese-born navigator, who, by way of attempting to reach the spice-rich south-east asia, initiated the circumnavigation of the earth after serving as a soldier in the portuguese fleet for a couple of years, he got largely involved with searching a westerly route for spices. Magellan’s journals march 22, 1519: on this day, our great leader ferdinand magellan has died from the savage natives of the island of mactan i, one of his most trusted commanders, will continue the account of this important voyage through his valued journal the spice islands seem ever nearer. Ferdinand magellan led the first expedition to sail all the way around the world he also discovered a passage from the atlantic ocean to the pacific ocean that is today called the straits of magellan ferdinand magellan was born in 1480 in northern portugal he grew up in a wealthy family and.
Ferdinand magellan nicholas appleyard and xavier hourel explored the life of ferdinand magellan “here are some facts about ferdinand,” nicholas appleyard said. In 1984 the ferdinand magellan came back to life, when it was briefly loaned to the presidential re-election campaign of president ronald reagan, who gave a series of whistlestop speeches from the rear platform during a one-day trip in ohio, on october 12, 1984. Ferdinand magellan’s global journey gave him fame, but took his life getting to the pacific by ship, without having to go over land, was the biggest challenge of that period, says helen nadar.
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 en. Ferdinand magellan a brave, kind, noble and strong-hearted european explorer though magellan died before the voyage was completed, he is often credited with the first circumnavigation of the earth as he initially led the voyage. Age of atlantic exploration: ferdinand magellan was a portuguese explorer and the first to sail around south america and around the world find this pin and more on g r e a t e s t e x p l o r e r s by royal rebel. Although ferdinand magellan (1480–1521) is credited with having made the first journey around the world, he did not actually complete the journey himself of the five ships he set out with from spain in 1519, only one made it home, the vittoria. 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.
Account of the life and explorations of ferdinand magellan
Ferdinand magellan was born in sabrosa, portugal, in 1480 into a noble family after serving as a court page for two years, his adventurous spirit led him to a career as an explorer in 1506, magellan went to the spice islands (indonesia) to participate in several military and exploratory. Ferdinand magellan was the leader of the first voyage to sail all the way around the world enter ferdinand magellan ferdinand magellan was born in portugal about 1480. Ferdinand magellan more about magellan and elcano’s voyage a ntonio pigafetta’s journal is the main source for much of what we know about magellan and elcano's voyage.
Full text of the life of ferdinand magellan and the first circumnavigation of the globe : 1480-1521 see other formats. This manuscript volume, dating from around 1525, details ferdinand magellan's voyage around the world in 1519-22 the work is attributed to antonio pigafetta, a venetian scholar who was born in vincenza, italy, around 1490 and who accompanied magellan on the voyage. Provides an introduction to the life of sixteenth-century portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan, who found a passage for ships to sail west from the atlantic to the pacific ocean. Ferdinand magellan portuguese maritime explorer who, while in the service of the spanish crown, tried to find a westward route to the spice islands of indonesia this was the first known successful attempt to circumnavigate the earth.
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