ferdinand magellan

Summary

i am an  Portage  sailor  i was born in 1480, Sabrosa, Portugal and died in April 27, 1521, Mactan, Philippines

Voyages

Work History

1521

spain

Ferdinand found enemies in the Philippine Islands. He was shot with an arrow and pierced with a spear, and he died in the Philippines.

1521

Portugal 

Ferdinand's fleet sailed across the Pacific Ocean. They landed in Guam outside of Asia

1520

spain

Ferdinand sailed down the coast of South America to find a path across. He finally found one that he named the Magellan Strait, and he sailed through it.

1519

spain

 Magellan set sail from Spain in an effort to find a western sea route to the rich Spice Islands of Indonesia.

1519

Portugal 

1519 Ferdinand crossed the Atlantic ocean to find another rout into eastern Asia 

Education/Experiences which apply to job

Education

cartographer and navigator

court of Portogal

One of his teachers was believed to be the cartographer and navigator, Martin Behaim and Magellan become interested in making great voyages of discovery.