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. 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. 1519: portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan, having sworn allegiance to spain, sets sail from seville for what will be the first successful circumnavigation of the earth magellan, however, will. Portuguese navigator ferdinand magellan sets sail from spain in an effort to find a western sea route to the rich spice islands of indonesia in command of five ships and 270 men, magellan sailed. Charles wholeheartedly approved the voyage and ordered five ships and a crew of nearly 300 men in 1519, magellan set sail from seville four years later, limping back to port, only one ship named victoria returned.
In 1519, portuguese explorer ferdinand magellan (1480-1521) set sail in search of a westward route to the maluku islands of modern indonesia, which brimmed with nutmeg, cloves, and mace his trip. Ferdinand magellan (1480 – 27 april 1521) was born in portugal in 1480, but would sail under the spanish flaghis expedition would become the first to circumnavigate the earth, although he did not complete the voyage along the way he discovered new islands, water passageways and a new sea route to asia. 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 was born in 1480 into a noble portuguese family his parents died when he was still a boy and he became a court page in lisbon in 1505, he enlisted in the fleet of the. Magellan's voyage 1519 -1522 skip navigation sign in search ferdinand magellan, history of the american civil war 1861. Magellan's fleet left spain on aug 10, 1519 the ships passed through the strait of magellan on oct 21, 1520 magellan was killed in the philippines on april 27, 1521.
A journal of a late voyage of mr de gennes to the traits of magellan, by le sr froger,” a relation of a voyage made in the years 1695, 1696, 1697, on the coast of africa, streights of magellan, brasil, cayenna, and the antilles, by a squadron of french men of war, under the command of m de gennes, 1698, from the library at the mariners. Magellan, ferdinand məjel´ən , port fernão de magalhães, span fernando de magallanes, c1480–1521, portuguese navigator who sailed for portugal and spain born of a noble family, he was reared as a page in the royal household. Ferdinand magellan's voyage round the world, 1519-1522 ce ferdinand de magellan was born about 1470 of noble parents, and probably spent his boyhood as a page of the queen of portugal as a young man he was in the east india service, then in morocco. Since magellan was a portuguese explorer in charge of a spanish fleet, the early part of the voyage to the west was riddled with problems several of the spanish captains on the ships in the expedition plotted to kill him but their plans were never realized and many of them were held prisoner and/or executed. 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 1519, with the support of holy roman emperor charles v, magellan set out to find a better route to the spice islands he assembled a fleet of ships which, despite huge setbacks and magellan’s death, circumnavigated the world in a single voyage. San antonio ferdinand magellan born: ferno de magalhes a history of the voyage of ferdinand magellan in 1519 1480 an analysis of irony in roman fever a short story by edith wharton sabrosa but thats not the only fascinating aspect of the innermost thoughts and feelings of holden caulfield in the catcher in the rye the famed 18-10-2017. Magellan was the first to reach asia by sailing westward from europe, the objective of the voyage of christopher columbus in 1492, which led to the discovery of the american continents magellan was also the first navigator to cross the vast pacific ocean, nearly four times the expanse of the. 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.
Fernando de magallanes, or ferdinand magellan, as the world knows him, was one of the most popular sea explorers if we take a look at the timeline and biography of ferdinand magellan, we can see that he has many accomplishments to his credithe was the first one to circumnavigate across the globe. Ferdinand magellan was born in villa real or oporto, portugal in 1480, of noble parentage magellan's parents died when he was only 10, and he was reared as a page in the royal household magellan went on his first voyage on the sea at the age of 25, in 1505, when he was sent to india to install francisco de almeida as the portuguese viceroy. Ferdinand magellan is one of the most famous of all the explorers in history of the many great portuguese explorers, magellan was able to distinguish himself by being able to be the first one to circumnavigate the globe.
Ferdinand magellan initiated, organized and led what was to become the first circumnavigation of the globe under his leadership, five ships set sail from spain in 1519 although magellan died during the three-year voyage—the victim of a conflict between warring island nations—and only one of. 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. Voyage of the portuguese navigator ferdinand magellan, from 1519 to 1521, dispelled two long-cherished illusions: first, that there was an easy way through the barrier and, second, that, once the barrier was passed, cathay was near at hand.
Ferdinand magellan's voyage in 1519 was the first voyage to circumnavigate, or sail around, the globe. Experts translated this 3,700 year old tablet, and the discovery they made has rewritten history - duration: 6:27 watchjojo 770,189 views. 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.